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"Monty Python" Legend Terry Jones Passes Away, Age 77

One of Britain's most treasured comedic talents Terry Jones passed away at the age of 77 on Wednesday. With a career spanning six decades, the actor, director, and writer is best known for his time as a member of the popular and influential comedy troupe Monty Python. During Monty Python's Flying Circus' run on the […]



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"Monty Python" 50 Years of Contemporary Relevance [OPINION]

If any troupe has stood the test of time, it's British comedy team Monty Python. The stories and sketches Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, and Terry Gilliam have heavily influenced generaations. Every 10 years, Monty Python reunites to tell and retell their stories about pitching the idea to the BBC, […]


Not Sure if Monty Python or 'Hellboy': 4 New Images

Not Sure if Monty Python or 'Hellboy': 4 New Images

Okay so, maybe comparing one of these four new Hellboy images to comedy classic Monty Python and the Holy Grail isn't fair, it sure is accurate? We mean, just LOOK at this shot of Alestair Petrie and David Harbour. Doesn't Petrie look JUST LIKE a mashup of Sir Bedivere and one of the Knights Who […]

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'Monty Python's Life of Brian' Returns to Theaters for 40th Anniversary

Friends! Romans! Rapscallions! Monty Python's Life of Brian makes a triumphant limited resurrection to theaters for the 40th anniversary of its release. Trafalgar Releasing, who took over rights of the film in 2018, plans a 400-screen release spanning across the UK, US, Australia, Canada, Germany and Scandinavia, according to Variety. Life of Brian, the second […]

Michael Palin Becomes First Monty Python to Receive Knighthood

Yes yes, we can now officially say that Michael Palin will be an *actual* Knight who says Ni. Palin becomes the first member of the British comedy troupe Monty Python to receive the honor of (substantive rather than honorary) Knighthood from Her Royal Majesty Queen Elizabeth II during the New Years Honors investitures. Of the honor, […]


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Netflix Has the Entire Monty Python Catalogue, Will Launch Later This Year

If you currently don't have enough Monty Python in your life, never fear! Netflix has got you covered, apparently. The streaming service giant has acquired the entire Python catalogue of films, Flying Circus episodes, and various live performances and will be launching them sometime later this year. The UK and Canada Netflix subscribers will actually get […]

William Stout: A Career To Envy

The first panel of SDCC 2017 for me was Dinosaurs, Monsters, Movies, and The Blues: Worlds of William Stout, and for my taste it couldn't have been a better first panel. This is William Stout's 48th San Diego Comic Con, which means he has been to every single one and whether you know it or […]



Simon Pegg Gets Everything He Wishes For In Absolutely Anything

The trailer for Absolutely Anything has hit and the film features Simon Pegg who is given the power to do anything he wishes by a group of aliens to test if humanity is worth saving or destroying. The aliens are voiced by Monty Python and Robin Williams provided the voice for Dennis the Dog. Absolutely […]

Monty Python Live (Mostly): One Down, Five to Go – The Perils Of High-Def

By Jeb D. When it was announced earlier this year that there would be a live theatrical broadcast of the final performance of the Monty Python "farewell" shows from London's O2 arena, people that know me assumed I'd be first in line for tickets. My siblings and I were what you might call "first generation" […]