Monty Python

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 …

Don’t Get Mad, Get Everything: Cleese’s Ex Cleans Him Out

John Cleese has to pay his ex-wife 12 million in a divorce settlement. “What I find so unfair is that if we both died today, her children would get much more than mine,” he says.

Who Wants To Be John Cleese’s Fourth Wife? Any Volunteers?

Comic legend John Cleese is divorcing his wife of 19 years, Alyce Faye Eichelberger. It was his third marriage.