the surviving five pythons re-unite for a series of live shows entitled Monty Python Live (mostly)

Was This The Least Expected Comeback?

Monty Python Live (Mostly) 2014 Monty Python Live in 2014.  Perhaps the least expected come back of all time, but almost certainly one of the most popular.The story behind the reunion began in 2013, when t...
john cleese receives Rose d'Or lifetime achievement award

Could John Cleese Return To Sitcom ?

John Cleese is reported to be in talks to return to the BBC for a sitcom which has been written specifically for him.The Fawlty Towers and Monty Python star was quoted in a magazine interview last year as s...
john cleese receives Rose d'Or lifetime achievement award

New Award For John Cleese

Monty Python and Fawlty Towers star John Cleese is to receive the Rose d'Or Lifetime Achievement award in Berlin.The honour recognises those who have made an outstanding contribution to broadcast entertainm...
cinema promotional poster for monty python and the holy grail

Monty Python and The Holy Grail – 1975

The second of Monty Python’s films, released in 1975 and the first to feature completely original material.  Generally it’s a spoof of King Arthur’s quest to find the Holy Grail.  Eric Idle would later use the ...

Well That’s Your Lot !

Monty Python Live (Almost) 2014 After 4 TV series, 5 films, 3 sketch based theatre shows and 18 albums, this really is the end.First there were the rumours, then the announcement, that press conference and...
john cleese in a scene from the classic british comedy film clockwise

Clockwise – 1986

We're off to the movies for this post as we go back 28 years to look at John Cleese in somthing other than Python or Fawlty Towers.Clockwise was a British comedy film first screened in 1986.  Filmed around ...