Monty Python" star Terry Jones has a little-known form of dementia called frontotemporal dementia.
The Monty Python star talks about learning to live with his illness Terry Jones first exhibited signs that all was not well with his health in July 2014. He and his close friend Michael Palin were performing with the rest of the surviving...Show More Summary
Most critics just hated "Marvel's Iron Fist." And now its star, Finn Jones, is living up to his superhero character and coming to the show's rescue. "Well I think there’s multiple factors," Jones told UK's Metro of the series' terrible reviews. Show More Summary
Star Trek Discovery has recruited three new members of Starfleet. Maulik Pancholy (30 Rock), Terry Serpico (Sneaky Pete), and Sam Vartholomeos are all set to board the sci-fi drama, joining Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Michelle Yeoh, and Anthony Rapp. Show More Summary
Traders celebrate on the main trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the Dow Jones Industrial Average passes the 20,000 mark shortly after the opening of the trading session in New York, on Jan. 25, 2017. Economist Terry Burnham predicted that the Dow Jones Industrial Average would hit 5,000 before it hit 20,000. Show More Summary
Michael Palin says news of Terry Jones’s diagnosis prompted huge outpouring of support and interest in the disease The news this autumn that the former Monty Python actor Terry Jones is suffering from dementia prompted an extraordinary...Show More Summary
Heidi Harrington, Terry Jones, 2004
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