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Ledger Signs Up For New Terry Gilliam Movie

Hollywood heartthrob HEATH LEDGER had so much fun working with director TERRY GILLIAM on THE BROTHERS GRIMM - the actor has signed up to his next project. Ledger has accepted an offer to play the...

Life Of Brian Named Top Brit Flick

Monty Python's Life of Brian has been named as the nation's favourite British film in a new poll.The 1979 comedy, featuring Python stars Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Graham Chapman and John...

By on 24 July 2007

Monty Python Pair Break Coconut Orchestra Record

Monty Python fans have joined forces with the stars of the hit West End musical Spamalot to break the world record for coconut-orchestra playing.Terry Jones and Terry Gilliam, stars of the original Monty Python films,...

By on 24 April 2007

Gorillaz To Quit After Film

Grammy-winning animated rockers GORILLAZ will quit after appearing in a movie, to be directed by TERRY GILLIAM and scored by frontman DAMON ALBARN. Albarn has confirmed Gorillaz have released their last ever album and will...

Presley's Python Obsession

Rock 'n' roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY was obsessed with British comedy series MONTY PYTHON and spent hours impersonating characters from the cult show. The HOUND DOG singer used to force his girlfriend LINDA THOMPSON to...

Headey Almost Quit Acting After Gilliam Row

Movie star LENA HEADEY almost quit acting after a bitter bust-up with director TERRY GILLIAM on the set of THE BROTHERS GRIMM. Brit Headey describes the 2005 film as "hell to shoot and a horrendous...

Gilliam's Don Quixote Gets Another Chance

Filmmaker TERRY GILLIAM's ill-fated attempt to bring classic novel DON QUIXOTE to the big screen has been given another chance. THE MAN WHO KILLED DON QUIXOTE, based on the work by Spanish author MIGUEL DE...

Python Star Jones Has Cancer

MONTY PYTHON star TERRY JONES has been diagnosed with bowel cancer and is to undergo surgery within the next few days. The 64-year-old has been admitted to a London hospital with 21-year-old girlfriend ANNA SODERSTROM...

Idle Refuses To Join Python Reunion

ERIC IDLE has no intention of reuniting with his former MONTY PYTHON co-stars to make a final Python film, despite MICHAEL PALIN's attempts to get him onboard. Palin, 63, has confirmed that he and former...

Monty Python To Reunite?

Former MONTY PYTHON stars MICHAEL PALIN, TERRY GILLIAM and TERRY JONES are planning to produce a final Python album. Palin, 63, has confirmed that he and his former colleagues are interested in reuniting, although fellow...

Gilliam Shock At Child Star's Movie History

Movie director TERRY GILLIAM was stunned to find his latest child star has appeared in more movies than him. The former MONTY PYTHON star wanted an orphan for his disturbing new film TIDELAND and thought...

Bridges' Flowery Cadaver

Actor JEFF BRIDGES was so thrilled when a model corpse of himself was created for new TERRY GILLIAM movie TIDELAND, he wanted to take it home as a souvenir. THE BIG LEBOWSKI star admits he...

Palin To Reunite With Gilliam

British actor MICHAEL PALIN will make his first film in a decade when he starts work on new movie WATER MUSIC with MONTY PYTHON pal TERRY GILLIAM. The 63-year-old last appeared on the big screen...

Bridges Defends Heroin Scene

JEFF BRIDGES has defended a shocking scene in new TERRY GILLIAM movie TIDELAND in which his on-screen daughter prepares heroin for his drug addict character to take. The AIRPLANE! star insists audiences need to be...

Gilliam Honoured At Arena Awards

Acclaimed director TERRY GILLIAM was honoured at the Arena Awards in London last night (08JUN06). The TWELVE MONKEYS film-maker was presented with the Inspiration Award by the British men's magazine in honour of his progression...

Gilliam Renounces American Citizenship

MONTY PYTHON star TERRY GILLIAM has relinquished his US citizenship, because he wants to die a true Brit. The US-born film-maker emigrated to the UK in 1967 and has held dual citizenship for thirty-eight years....

Bridges To Sing Gilliam Movie Theme

JEFF BRIDGES is set to show off his singing skills in his next movie after recording the theme to director pal TERRY GILLIAM's new film, TIDELAND. The actor, who records his own albums and releases...

Gilliam Joins The Circus

TERRY GILLIAM is heading to the circus to direct the new show DIABLO, which stars renowned clown SLAVA POLUNIN. The TWELVE MONKEYS film-maker has at last given in to the persistent demands of the Russian...

Gilliam Calls For Better Movie Piracy

British film-maker TERRY GILLIAM has outraged Hollywood studios by calling on illegal movie pirates to produce better quality DVDs. THE BROTHERS GRIMM director insists the piracy isn't a problem for the movie industry, because...

Idle Convinced Pythons About Spamalot

ERIC IDLE convinced his MONTY PYTHON castmates to let him use their work in hit musical SPAMALOT, by playing them a song he had written for the show. MICHAEL PALIN, JOHN CLEESE, TERRY JONES...

Deneuve Set For Thai Honour

French film beauty CATHERINE DENEUVE will be the guest of honour at the Bangkok International Film Festival in the Thai capital this month (24FEB06). The BELLE DE JOUR actress will receive the 2006 Golden...

Gilliam Slams Weinstein Brothers

TERRY GILLIAM blames movie mogul brothers BOB and HARVEY WEINSTEIN for the critical mauling his new movie THE BROTHERS GRIMM endured in the US. The former MONTY PYTHON star insists the Miramax founders, who...

Lee Eyes Don Quixote Role

Veteran movie star CHRISTOPHER LEE is desperate to land the role of literary hero DON QUIXOTE in TERRY GILLIAM's forthcoming film. Lee, 83, has been linked with the title role in THE MAN WHO...

Stars Come Out For Bangkok Bash

A galaxy of superstars including VANESSA REDGRAVE and CHRISTOPHER LEE are set to light up Thailand next month (FEB06) for the fourth Bangkok International Film Festival. WILLEM DAFOE, DIANE LADD, DAME HELEN MIRREN and...

Prague Shop Named In Gilliam's Honour

Director TERRY GILLIAM made such an impression with his eye-catching socks while filming THE BROTHERS GRIMM in Prague, he's now had a shop named after him in the Czech Republic's capital. While the 65-year-old...

Gilliam Extension Upsets Neighbours And Builders

Movie director TERRY GILLIAM has upset his north London neighbours with a mezzanine extension one local resident has slammed as "grotesque", while a building firm is chasing him over a reported non-payment. The TWELVE...

Gilliam Poised To Get Back To Work On Quixote Disaster

LATEST: Maverick director TERRY GILLIAM has confirmed reports he is on the verge of finally getting his THE MAN WHO KILLED DON QUIXOTE movie back off the ground. The 64-year-old's labour of love turned...

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,...

Gilliam Vows Never To Direct Harry Potter

Veteran film-maker TERRY GILLIAM has vowed never to direct a future HARRY POTTER film after being passed over for the first two instalments. The former MONTY PYTHON star was "enthusiastic" and "excited" about making...

Gilliam: 'Trust Me Or Fire Me'

Director TERRY GILLIAM almost walked out during the final stages of filming THE BROTHERS GRIMM after an artistic disagreement with Miramax bosses. Gilliam, who wrote and starred in the MONTY PYTHON TV series, refused...

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