Tag Archives: Monty Python

Watch: Trailer For Insane Graham Chapman/Monty Python Biopic ‘A Liar’s Autobiography’

OK, so here’s the deal. It’s a film called A Liar’s Autobiography, based on the autobiography written by Graham Chapman (liar, and member of the Monty Python team).

Monty Python: Still ‘Completely Different’ After All These Years

Break out the bubbly because there’s an important anniversary to mark. Forty years ago today (August 22), Monty Python first reached American shores.

WATCH: Clips From The BBC’s Astonishing ‘Monty Python’ Drama

I’m writing this in a bit of a tizzy. Tonight, the BBC are airing Holy Flying Circus, an imaginative dramatisation of the battle the Monty Python team had in getting the Life Of Brian made and distributed, a battle which ...

Five British Things from New York Comic Con

Now that it’s all over but the blogging, here’s a quick look at five items with British angles from this weekend’s Comic Con in New York City.

New Animated Graham Chapman Biopic Announced, And Yes, It’s Silly

The history of the Monty Python team is currently undergoing a very thorough excavation for dramatic purposes, as there are not one but two dramatic re-enactments of their working lives in production. BBC Four have commissioned the Life ...

The Tellyvangelist: Oct. 18-24

In this week's Tellyvangelist – your weekly guide to all that's British on U.S. TV – we look forward to Susan Boyle's positively momentous appearance on Oprah, and we get ready to be Sherlock-ed with the U.

Happy Monty Python Day!

Back on October 5, 1969, the first episode of the sketch comedy Monty Python’s Flying Circus premiered, bringing something completely different to UK television, inspiring many a young comedian, and brilliantly warping the ...

John Oliver Headlines New Film With Monty Python’s Terry Jones

You’ve heard his voice all over BBC AMERICA, and you’ve watched him as a Daily Show with Jon Stewart correspondent: now British comedian John Oliver is set to star in Absolutely Anything, a comedy directed by Monty Python ...

Beatles on iTunes a No-Go, Says Yoko

Want to download “Let It Be” or “Blackbird” on iTunes? Yoko Ono says you won’t see Beatles tracks on the popular digital outlet anytime soon.

On Sale Now: Eric Idle’s Not The Messiah (He’s A Very Naughty Boy)

Attention fans of Monty Python: legendary troupe member Eric Idle has created a show based on the 1979 film Monty Python’s Life of Brian. It’s titled Not The Messiah (He’s A Very Naughty Boy), and it’s out on ...