image credit YouTube Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, illustrator Terry Gilliam, and director Ian MacNaughton joined forces to create Monty Python's Flying Circus, a show that quickly became one ofShow More Summary
Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, and Terry Gilliam joined forces to create a comedy troupe. In October of 1969 they debuted the TV show Monty Python’s Flying Circus on British TV, and the world hasn’t been the same since. Show More Summary
Duncan Jones‘ Mute was one of those projects I have been writing and thinking about for years, which I cynically never expected to come to fruition. Kind of like Quentin Tarantino’s Inglorious Basterds or Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote. Show More Summary
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“Jones, who is from Colwyn Bay in north Wales, was a member of the legendary comedy troupe with Terry Gilliam, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin and the late Graham Chapman. He directed Monty Python’s Life of Brian and The Meaning of Life and co-directed Monty Python and the Holy Grail with Gilliam.”
2016 IS THE WORST: Monty Python’s Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia.
According to the British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (via Variety), Monty Python member Terry Jones has been diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a rare form of dementia. As CNN explains, this syndrome is “often a result...Show More Summary
And now for something completely heartbreaking. Days after it was announced that Monty Python member Terry Jones has been diagnosed with a form of dementia that hinders his ability to understand language (primary progressive aphasia), his fellow Pythoner, Michael Palin, has penned a moving message about him on Facebook. "Terry ... More »
Palin says dementia which affects his Monty Python costar’s ability to speak is ‘cruellest thing’ for Jones, ‘to whom words were stuff of life’ The impact of dementia on Monty Python star Terry Jones has been “painful to watch”, his friend and fellow actor Michael Palin has said. Show More Summary
Terry Jones is an original member of the groundbreaking group. The statement, published on Thursday on the website of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in Wales, also known as BAFTA Cymru, said: “Terry has been diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a variant of frontotemporal dementia. This illness affects his ability to communicate, [...]
The actor, 74, is best known for his roles in the British comedy troupe and as a director or writer of works like “Life of Brian” and “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.”
Terry Jones, founding member of Monty Python and director of the comedy troupe's films, has been diagnosed with dementia, the AP reports. The 74-year-old Jones has primary progressive aphasia. The Huffington Post quotes a spokesperson for Jones as saying the disease "affects his ability to communicate and he is no...
One of the founding members of the Monty Python comedy troupe has been diagnosed with dementia. The New York Post’s Page Six reports that Terry Jones, 74, received the diagnosis. Along with John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam...
Terry Jones, the 74-year-old star of the English comedy troupe Monty Python, has been diagnosed with a severe form of dementia. The diagnosis was made public as the British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced Wednesday that Jones was set to receive its Special Award for Outstanding Contribution...
Monty Python star Terry Jones has been diagnosed with dementia. A representative for the 74-year-old Welsh comedian said Jones has been diagnosed with Primary Progressive Aphasia, a variant of Frontotemporal Dementia. The disease is affecting his ability to communicate, his rep said, according to the BBC. Show More Summary
Terry Jones, a writer, director and actor most famous for his role in Monty Python’s comedy troupe, has been diagnosed with a form of dementia, according to his spokesperson. “Terry has been diagnosed with Primary Progressive Aphasia, a variant of Frontotemporal Dementia,” a rep for the 74-year-old said. Show More Summary
Monty Python member Terry Jones has been diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a form of dementia that impedes his ability to understand language, his spokesman told the BBC. Jones's diagnosis was made public after Bafta Cymru announced it would honor the Welsh comedian with a lifetime achievement award for his work with ... More »
“The 74-year-old is suffering from primary progressive aphasia, which affects his ability to communicate. As well as appearing in the BBC TV shows and films, Jones also directed the features The Life Of Brian and Monty Python’s The Meaning Of Life, and co-directed Monty Python And The Holy Grail with Terry Gilliam.”