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.
Michael Palin has said he and his fellow Monty Python star Terry Jones still enjoy moments where things “click” and they can understand each other, despite Jones living with dementia.
Unseen sketches from Monty Python have been discovered in the archives of Michael Palin.
Comedian John Cleese has suggested the reason Monty Python’s Flying Circus is no longer regularly shown on TV is because it’s “too funny” compared to modern comedies.
Broadcaster and writer Libby Purves has accused the BBC’s Comedy Controller of “virtue-signalling” after he suggested the Monty Python team would struggle to get on TV today because they were “six Oxbridge white blokes”.
Michael Palin has bad news for Monty Python fans – there is no prospect of any kind of reunion.
Natasha Mckim checks up on the rehearsals for Spamalot, a musical where health and safety cancels witch burnings.
Python fanatic John Wood has finally found love with fellow fan Gemma Harris who loves the whacky comedy as much as he does.
“I would love to change my hairstyle, but I have no eyebrows. They have no definition, so I just end up looking like a big white blob.”
Greta Scacchi has known The Last Impresario’s young director, Gracie Otto, since Otto was a child. The actress, who features in the documentary about theatre and film genius Michael White, talks to us about White’s influence on her own career, her crush on former co-star Harrison Ford and upcoming movie, The Falling
Intrepid explorer and beloved Python Michael Palin is about to go around the country in 20-ish dates, writes Martin Hutchinson
“I’d love to be in Downton Abbey if they’d have me. I could be like the pregnant American third cousin, or something.”