Sir Michael Palin has joked that an elderly neighbour pulled him to safety after he accidentally set fire to his house while recovering from heart surgery.
John Cleese, Sir Michael Palin and Terry Gilliam have said farewell to their fellow Python Terry Jones at the comedy giant’s funeral.
Sir Michael Palin has dedicated his National Television Award to his fellow Monty Python star Terry Jones following his death last week.
Terry Gilliam has spoken of his sadness at seeing his friend and fellow Monty Python member Terry Jones suffer from dementia.
Terry Gilliam has paid tribute to fellow Monty Python star Terry Jones after his death, calling him a “brilliant, constantly questioning, iconoclastic, righteously argumentative and angry but outrageously funny and generous and kind human being”.
Monty Python’s sound engineer of 50 years has paid tribute to Terry Jones as a man who “loved life and lived it to the full”.
Sir Michael Palin has paid tribute to “one of my closest, most valued friends” following the death of fellow Monty Python star Terry Jones.
Terry Jones was responsible for some of the best loved and most quoted lines in British comedy.
Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a rare type of dementia which affects speech and communication.
As the group’s resident polymath, Terry Jones enjoyed a varied and successful career after Monty Python’s split in 1983.
Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77.
Monty Python’s Terry Jones made his mark behind as well as in front of the camera, directing some of the comedy troupe’s most-loved works.
The British public are more worried about their phone running out of battery than Brexit, according to a poll conducted for Monty Python.
Terry Jones is still laughing through his dementia, fellow Monty Python star Sir Michael Palin has said – but at his own jokes.
A recently unearthed archive of Monty Python material has been released to celebrate 50 years of the comedy troupe.
Sir Michael Palin believes his good friend Terry Jones no longer recognises him.
Terry Gilliam disagrees with the way his friend John Cleese sees the world.
Sir Michael Palin has said there is still a “sparkle” of his friend Terry Jones left despite his dementia.
John Cleese believes there is more love for Monty Python outside the UK because home-based journalists seek to “write off” its success.
Sir Michael Palin has revealed he will undergo surgery in September to fix a heart valve.
John Cleese has said he is “too naughty” for a knighthood.
Monty Python have revealed events to mark their 50th anniversary in what they dubbed “an increasingly Pythonesque world”.
John Cleese has continued commenting on Twitter following controversy over claims he made about London being “not really an English city”.
Comedian John Cleese has defended his comments about London, saying they were “culturalist” rather than racist.
Sadiq Khan has said John Cleese is acting like Basil Fawlty following comments he made about London.
John Cleese has sparked an online backlash with comments suggesting that London is “not really an English city”.
Sir Michael Palin will return to the stage for a live tour to celebrate the paperback release of his latest book.
Michael Palin paid tribute to his fellow Monty Python stars as he became the first member of the revered comedy group to receive a knighthood.
Eric Idle has no plans to revive Monty Python for next year’s 50th anniversary of the show – describing the group’s reunion in 2014 as their “goodbye”.
Michael Palin says “something will happen” to celebrate Monty Python’s 50th birthday – but marking a random year like 51.5 would be more appropriate.