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The very best of Monty Python

John Cleese (compiler)

The very best of Monty Python

Subject
Monty Python
Title
The very best of Monty Python / Selected and introduced by John Cleese ... [et al.]
Compiler
John Cleese
Language
English
Publisher
London: Methuen, 2006
328 p. : ill.
ISBN
0-413-77615-8
Placing suggestion
798.5 (SISO)

Availability in Flemish libraries

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About John Cleese

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John Marwood Cleese ( KLEEZ; born 27 October 1939) is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. Emerging from the Cambridge Footlights in the 1960s, he first achieved success at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and as a scriptwriter and performer on The Frost Report. In the late 1960s, he co-founded Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the sketch show Monty Python's Flying Circus. Along with his Python co-stars Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and Graham Chapman, Cleese starred in Monty Python films, which include Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975), Life of Brian (1979) and The Meaning of Life (1983).

In the mid-1970s, Cleese and first wife Connie Booth co-wrote the sitcom Fawlty Towers, and he starred in it as Basil Fawlty. The series resulted in Cleese's receiving the 1980 BA…Read more on Wikipedia