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Monty Python stars voice characters in 'Absolutely Anything'

Monty Python stars voice characters in 'Absolutely Anything'

LONDON, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Terry Jones is to direct a British animated feature film featuring the voice talents of several of his fellow Monty Python troupe members.
Monty Python adds five more shows to reunion residency

Monty Python adds five more shows to reunion residency

LONDON, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- The famed Monty Python comedy troupe announced Wednesday it has added five more shows to its upcoming residency at London's O2 Arena.
Monty Python adds more dates for stage show

Monty Python adds more dates for stage show

LONDON, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- The British comedy troupe Monty Python announced Monday its planned one-off stage show at London's O2 Arena will now be a five-night residency.
Monty Python stars plan live stage show in London July 1

Monty Python stars plan live stage show in London July 1

LONDON, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The surviving members of the iconic British comedy troupe Monty Python have announced plans for a live stage show at London's O2 Arena July 1.
Monty Python will announce reunion at Thursday press conference

Monty Python will announce reunion at Thursday press conference

Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Monty Python members Terry Jones, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam and Michael Palin will reunite for stage show.
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Monty Python members to reunite for stage show

Monty Python members to reunite for stage show

LONDON, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Terry Jones told the BBC he and fellow surviving members of the British comedy troupe Monty Python are reforming for a stage show.
Producer wins 'Spamalot' lawsuit against Python members

Producer wins 'Spamalot' lawsuit against Python members

LONDON, July 5 (UPI) -- British producer Mark Forstater has won a London court case involving the rights of "Spamalot," a musical based on the film "Monty Python and the Holy Grail."
Michael Palin to star in World War I-set TV movie for BBC

Michael Palin to star in World War I-set TV movie for BBC

LONDON, July 2 (UPI) -- British actor and writer Michael Palin is to star in the World War I-set television movie "The Wipers Times," the BBC announced.
Michael Palin to be presented with BAFTA honor

Michael Palin to be presented with BAFTA honor

LONDON, May 6 (UPI) -- Monty Python comedy troupe member Michael Palin is to be presented with the BAFTA Fellowship at Sunday's Arqiva British Academy Television Awards in London.

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Monty Python troupe to reunite for sci-fi film

Monty Python troupe to reunite for sci-fi film

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- British writer-comedian Terry Jones told Variety he plans to collaborate with his fellow surviving Monty Python comedy troupe members on a science-fiction film.
Monty Python troupe reunites in N.Y.

Monty Python troupe reunites in N.Y.

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- The five surviving members of Monty Python reunited in New York to celebrate the premiere of a new documentary about their iconic comedy troupe.
BAFTA set to honor Monty Python

BAFTA set to honor Monty Python

LONDON, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- The surviving members the iconic British comedy troupe Monty Python are to be presented with a special BAFTA honor this fall, the BBC reported.

BBC set to resurrect 'Frost Report'

LONDON, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- The BBC plans to resurrect the 1960s TV series "The Frost Report " for a one-time special next month, the British broadcaster said Saturday.

University cuts back on honorary degrees

EDINBURGH, Scotland, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Scotland's Edinburgh University is tightening its rules on awarding honorary degrees, the Scotsman reported.

Monty Python's 'Spamalot' opens in London

LONDON, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- The iconic comedy troupe, Monty Python's Flying Circus, reunited in London for the West End premiere of the musical "Spamalot."

Monty Python stars reunite for 'Grimm'

LONDON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- A "Grimm" occasion reunited three stars of "Monty Python's Flying Circus" -- the premiere of Terry Gilliam's "The Brothers Grimm" in London.

PBS adds new 'Python' to its schedule

LOS ANGELES, July 14 (UPI) -- Public television viewers in the United States will be treated to six new "Monty Python" specials this spring, PBS has announced.
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