Michael Palin


Book review: Travelling To Work: Diaries 1988-98 by Michael Palin

September 20, 2014

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson The third installment of Michael Palin’s excellent diaries start with him starting out on his first travel series for the BBC – Around the World in Eighty Days, and from the outset it shows that even he had a few doubts about the project.


Quotes of the Day August 31

August 31, 2014

“I am afraid I am much too important to write notes to people like you. There is no John Cleese fan club (despite my importance) because they were all murdered in 1983 by Michael Palin’s fan club.”