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Monty Python Kick Off Final Run Of Gigs

Monty Python had fans in hysterics as they kicked off their residency at London's The O2 arena last night (01.07.14).The legendary comedy troupe - consisting of John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam and...

Monty Python Live To Feature Stephen Hawking Cameo

'Monty Python Live (Mostly): One Down, Five To Go' will feature a cameo from Stephen Hawking.One of the surprises planned for the iconic comedy troupe's final hurrah, which kicks off tomorrow night (01.07.14) at London's...

Michael Palin: Python Reunion Shows Will Be Last Ever

Michael Palin has confirmed Monty Python will disband for good after their reunion shows.The star claims the beloved comedy troupe's 10 live dates at The O2 arena this July will be the last time the...

Monty Python's Groupies Had 'Interesting Personalities'

Monty Python's groupies were never as attractive as rock groupies. The British comedy troupe - which is made up of John Cleese, 74, Terry Jones, 71, Terry Gilliam, 72, Michael Palin, 70, and Eric Idle,...

Monty Python Stars To Include Graham Chapman In Reunion Show

The stars of Monty Python are planning to include their late castmate Graham Chapman in their upcoming reunion show by using modern technology to feature him in their skits.Michael Palin admits previous plans for a...

Michael Palin Says Dying With Monty Python Would Be 'Great'

Michael Palin thinks dying during a Monty Python sketch ''would be a great way to go''.The legendary comedy troupe recently announced they were reforming for a one-off reunion show in London and star has said...

Producer Of "Monty Python And The Holy Grail" Wins Royalty Lawsuit Against The Comedians

The producer behind Monty Python and the Holy Grail has won the lawsuit against the comedy team, entitling him to one seventh of the profits from Spamalot – a musical, based on the film. Mark...

Spamalot Won’T Pay A Lot? Surviving Monty Pythons Sued By Holy Grail Producer

The producer of Monty Python and the Holy Grail – Mark Forstater - is suing the remaining members of Monty Python over royalty rights to the stage show Spamalot. Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael...

Monty Python's Graham Chapman Honoured At London Pub

Monty Python stars Michael Palin and Terry Jones reunited on Thursday (06Sep12) to pay tribute to their late pal Graham Chapman as he was remembered at his favourite London pub.A special blue plaque, which is...

Monty Python's Graham Chapman Commemorated With Plaque At Local Pub

In a small pub in Highgate, London, a group of the most revered comedians of all-time gathered to celebrate the life of one of their own, with a plaque being put up at the Angel...

Terry Jones Would 'Think Twice' About New Life Of Brian

Monty Python's Terry Jones would "think twice" about making 'Life of Brian' now because of political correctness. The 69-year-old actor-and-director doesn't think people would appreciate the religious views in the 1979 movie - which was...

Pythons Not Amused By Tv Drama About Them

The members of Monty Python, the British satirical comedy team of the '70s and '80s, are in ill humor over the BBC's forthcoming Holy Flying Circus , a drama based on the controversy over their...

"He's Resting." "Look Matey, I Know A Dead Parrot When I See One."

Although he's been dead for 22 years, Graham Chapman is reuniting with the other members of the British comedy Group Monty Python for an animated movie based on his 1980 autobiography, A Liar's Autobiography Volume...

Monty Python Stars Making Graham Chapman Movie

The Monty Python cast is reuniting to make a movie based on their former co-star Graham Chapman's memoirs.John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones and Michael Palin are all set to appear in a 3D animated...

Cleese: 'Chapman Should Have Been Fixed'

Funnyman JOHN CLEESE has opened up about tragic MONTY PYTHON pal GRAHAM CHAPMAN in a new documentary, suggesting the late comedian "should have been sent back to the factory and fixed".Cleese created the comedy troupe...

Cleese: 'I Hate Monty Python Pals'

JOHN CLEESE has poked fun at his Monty Python pals in a hilarious outburst on U.S. TV - and even dead star GRAHAM CHAPMAN didn't escape harsh criticism. Appearing on late-night show Jimmy Kimmel Live! on...

Gilliam Got Childish Arrogance From Monty Python

Animator-turned-director TERRY GILLIAM credits his participation in British comedy team MONTY PYTHON with giving him the arrogance needed to make movies. THE BROTHERS GRIM film-maker, who worked alongside famed funnymen JOHN CLEESE, TERRY JONES,...

Monty Python To Reunite For Musical Premiere

The five surviving members of MONTY PYTHON will reunite for the first time since 1989 next month (MAR05) - to attend the premiere of Broadway musical SPAMALOT, based on their movie THE HOLY GRAIL....

Cleese's Concerns Over Gay Chapman's Death

JOHN CLEESE fears his former MONTY PYTHON sidekick GRAHAM CHAPMAN died thinking his pals disapproved of his homosexuality. The funnyman admits he and the other Pythons were "shocked" when Chapman announced he was gay,...

Monty Python Virtually Reteam For Odd Photo Shoot

The members of MONTY PYTHON have been brought back together for a macabre VANITY FAIR photo shoot - even though the comedy clan snubbed a reunion for the magazine. The existing members of the...

Wanted: Monty Python Lookalikes

Hollywood producers are seeking MONTY PYTHON lookalikes to star in a biopic of the late comedian GRAHAM CHAPMAN. The film, entitled GIN AND TONIC, will look go back to the early life of the...

Gilliam 'Disappointed' In Cleese

Former MONTY PYTHON star TERRY GILLIAM has a bone to pick with one-time comedy partner JOHN CLEESE - he thinks his pal has wasted his comic genius. The two Brits joined up with TERRY...

Cleese Dismisses Python Reunion

Legendary comedian JOHN CLEESE has all but ruled out a MONTY PYTHON reunion - because the comic collective haven't met for four years. Cleese, 63, insists the surviving members of the veteran team -...

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'Lost' BBC Session By Led Zeppelin Recovered And Restored

'Lost' BBC Session By Led Zeppelin Recovered And Restored

The 1969 session, including the only known recording of 'Sunshine Woman' by the band, will be included on a re-issue of 'The Complete BBC Sessions'...

Michael J. Fox Joins Coldplay On Stage To Perform 'Back To The Future' Songs

Michael J. Fox Joins Coldplay On Stage To Perform 'Back To The Future' Songs

The 55 year old actor joined Chris Martin and co. on stage in New Jersey to perform 'Earth Angel' and 'Johnny B. Goode'.

Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live Show

Bjork Digital comes to London's Somerset House in September, along with a single live show at the Royal Albert Hall.

Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?

Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?

Kim Kardashian released an audio excerpt from a phone call between Kanye and Taylor Swift over the lyrics of 'Famous' - but if it was recorded...

DJ Shadow - The Mountain Will Fall Album Review

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'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

'Poldark' And 'X Factor' Set For TV Clash In September

The BBC drama starring Aidan Turner returns to BBC One on September 4th.

Guns N' Roses detained for gun possession

Guns N' Roses detained for gun possession

Guns N' Roses were detained at the Canadian border last week for gun possession but they're adamant the weapon didn't belong to them.

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