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Michael Palin

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) | The Meaning of Life (1983) | A Fish Called Wanda (1988)
AWARDS 
Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 7 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Michael Palin CBE | Montypython Flyingcircus | Michael Lapin | Michael Spam Palin | Michael C. Palinberg | Mikael Palinski | Monty Python | The Usual Lot | Alan Michael Palin Whicker  Less
BORN 
May 5, 1943 (age 74)
HEIGHT 
5' 10½" (1.79m)

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Past Film & Video (42 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Death of StalinThe Death of Stalin Vyacheslav Molotov  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Absolutely AnythingAbsolutely Anything Kindly Alien (voice)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Tommy Oliver and the Fighting SpiritTommy Oliver and the Fighting Spirit (Short) Inspiration  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Monty Python Live (Mostly)Monty Python Live (Mostly) Spanish Man / Fourth Yorkshireman / Harry Blackitt / Mr. Anchovy / Lumberjack / Third Bruce / Interviewer / Himself / Pepperpot / TV Host / Second Poofy Judge / Nobby / Cardinal Ximenez / Argument Customer / Pet Shop Emplyee, Writer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Michael Palin in Wyeth's WorldMichael Palin in Wyeth's World Himself - Presenter, Writer (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Writing the Film That Dares Not Speak Its Name: Michael Palin on Writing 'Time Bandits'Writing the Film That Dares Not Speak Its Name: Michael Palin on Writing 'Time Bandits' (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham ChapmanA Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman Michael Palin / Graham's Father / Interview Don #1 / Hibbern / Queen Mother (voice), Writer ("Christmas in Heaven Song - Swing")  Less 2012 $5K / —
  • Primary photo for Arthur ChristmasArthur Christmas Ernie Clicker (voice)  Less 2011 $100MM $46MM / $147MM
  • Primary photo for Not the Messiah: He's a Very Naughty BoyNot the Messiah: He's a Very Naughty Boy Mrs. Betty Palin / Julius Caesar / Bevis  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Madness and Misadventures of MunchausenThe Madness and Misadventures of Munchausen (Video) Special Thanks  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Last Day of WW1The Last Day of WW1 Actor  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Virgin TerritoryVirgin Territory Special Thanks  Less 2007 $38MM
  • Primary photo for The Mystery of the Missing Morsel of Murder at Moorstones ManorThe Mystery of the Missing Morsel of Murder at Moorstones Manor (Video) Comedy Role, Writer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Education Tips No. 41: Choosing a Really Expensive SchoolEducation Tips No. 41: Choosing a Really Expensive School (Video) Mr. Thistlewaite / Narrator, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Best of the Two Ronnies: Volume 2The Best of the Two Ronnies: Volume 2 (Video) Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Eric Idle: Exploits Monty PythonEric Idle: Exploits Monty Python Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Best of the Two RonniesThe Best of the Two Ronnies (Video) Writer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Fierce CreaturesFierce Creatures Bugsy Malone, Idea, Writer (idea for "The Fierce Animal Policy")  Less 1997 $25MM $9.4MM / $40MM
  • Primary photo for Mr. Toad's Wild RideMr. Toad's Wild Ride The Sun  Less 1996 $73K / —
  • Primary photo for Benjamin HuntsmanBenjamin Huntsman (Short) Executive Producer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for American FriendsAmerican Friends Reverend Francis Ashby, Writer (screenplay), Writer (story)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The WitchesThe Witches Witch at Meeting (uncredited)  Less 1990 $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for Inar gahinedInar gahined Man in elevator (uncredited)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for A Fish Called WandaA Fish Called Wanda Ken Pile  Less 1988 $7.5MM $63MM / —
  • Primary photo for Consuming PassionsConsuming Passions Writer (play "Secrets")  Less 1988 $118K / —
  • Primary photo for BrazilBrazil Jack Lint  Less 1985 $15MM $9.9MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Private FunctionA Private Function Gilbert Chilvers  Less 1984 $2.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for The DressThe Dress (Short) Howard  Less 1984 $80K
  • Primary photo for The Crimson Permanent AssuranceThe Crimson Permanent Assurance (Short) Workman  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Meaning of LifeThe Meaning of Life Window Washer / Harry / Fish #5 / Mr. Pycroft / Dad / Narrator #1 / Chaplain / Carter / Spadger / Regimental Sergeant Major / Pakenham-Walsh / Rear End / Female TV Presenter / Mr. Marvin Hendy / Governor / Leaf Son / Debbie Katzenberg, Lyrics ("Every Sperm Is Sacred"), Performer ("Oh Lord Please Don't Burn Us", "Every Sperm Is Sacred"), Writer  Less 1983 $9MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for The MissionaryThe Missionary The Reverend Charles Fortescue, Producer, Writer  Less 1982 $7.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Monty Python Live at the Hollywood BowlMonty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Polinski / Emcee / Third Bruce / Mr.Stagback / Silly Walker / Second Judge / Che Guevara / Nietzsche / Soccer commentator / Fourth Yorkshireman / Argument customer / Mr. Bounder / Demonstrator #1 / Storyteller / Detective-Parson / Mountie, Stage Director (as Monty Python), Writer ("The Lumberjack Song"), Writer  Less 1982 $328K / —
  • Primary photo for Time BanditsTime Bandits Vincent, Writer  Less 1981 $5MM $42MM / —
  • Primary photo for The BoxThe Box (Short) Actor (voice), Writer  Less 1981 £5K
  • Primary photo for Henry Cleans UpHenry Cleans Up (Short) Henry, Writer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Life of BrianLife of Brian Wise Man #3 / Mr. Big Nose / Francis / Mrs. A / Ex-Leper / Announcer / Ben / Pontius Pilate / Boring Prophet / Eddie / Shoe Follower / Nisus Wettus, Writer  Less 1979 $4MM $20MM / $36MM
  • Primary photo for JabberwockyJabberwocky Dennis Cooper  Less 1977 $500K
  • Primary photo for Monty Python and the Holy GrailMonty Python and the Holy Grail First Swallow-Savvy Guard / Dennis / Peasant 2 / Right Head / Sir Galahad the Pure / Narrator / King of Swamp Castle / Brother Maynard's Brother / Leader of The Knights Who Say NI!, Writer  Less 1975 £230K $1.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Is This a Record?Is This a Record? (Short) Actor, Writer (additional material)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for And Now for Something Completely DifferentAnd Now for Something Completely Different Gumby / Man with tape recorder / Phrasebook Author / Arthur Pewtey / Second self - defence student / Second Tenant / Lost His Wallet / Shrill Petrol Announcer / Milkman / Ernest Scribbler / Pet shop employee / Lumberjack / Headwaiter Gilberto / Herbert Anchovy / Blackmail Presenter / Gervais Brookhamster / Town Guild Lady, Presenter (as Monty Python), Performer ("The Lumberjack Song"), Writer ("The Lumberjack Song"), Writer (screen foreplay & conception)  Less 1971 $100K
  • Primary photo for PercyPercy Writer (key writer) (uncredited)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Ending It AllEnding It All (Short) Actor  Less 1970
Past Television (66 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Vanity FairVanity Fair (TV Mini-series) William Makepeace Thackery ( 6 episodes )  Less 2018 6
    • Six William Makepeace Thackery  Less
    • Five William Makepeace Thackery  Less
    • Four William Makepeace Thackery  Less
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  • Primary photo for ClangersClangers (TV Series) Narrator ( 43 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 43
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  • Primary photo for Remember MeRemember Me (TV Mini-series) Tom Parfitt ( 3 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 3
  • Primary photo for The Wipers TimesThe Wipers Times (TV Movie) General Mitford  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Brazil with Michael PalinBrazil with Michael Palin (TV Mini-series) Writer ( 4 episodes, 2012 ) , Himself - Narrator ( 4 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 4
    • The Deep South (Nov 14, 2012) Himself - Narrator, Writer  Less
    • The Road to Rio (Nov 2012) Himself - Narrator, Writer  Less
    • Into Amazonia (Oct 31, 2012) Himself - Narrator, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Amazing Race AustraliaThe Amazing Race Australia (TV Series) Writer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
    • Vancouver (Jul 23, 2012) Writer ("The Lumberjack Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Mr. Big Nose / Francis ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Dedicatee ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Monty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's CutMonty Python: Almost the Truth - The Lawyer's Cut (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2009 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 2009 ) , Writer ("Every Sperm is Sacred") ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 2
  • Primary photo for Around the World in 20 YearsAround the World in 20 Years (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • The Comic Songbook (Dec 22, 2008) Himself, Performer ("The Lumberjack Song"), Writer ("The Lumberjack Song")  Less
  • Primary photo for Robbie the Reindeer in Close Encounters of the Herd KindRobbie the Reindeer in Close Encounters of the Herd Kind (TV Short) Gariiiiiii (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for New EuropeNew Europe (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 7 episodes, 2007 ) , Writer ( 7 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 7
    • Journey's End (Oct 28, 2007) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less
    • From Pole to Pole (Oct 21, 2007) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less
    • Baltic Summer (Oct 14, 2007) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Secret Life of BrianThe Secret Life of Brian (TV Movie) Himself, Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Himalaya with Michael PalinHimalaya with Michael Palin (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 2004 ) , Host / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2004 ) , Writer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 2004 ) , Performer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 3
    • Bhutan to the Bay of Bengal (2004) Host, Performer ("The Lumberjack Song") (uncredited), Writer ("The Lumberjack Song") (uncredited), Writer  Less
    • A Passage to India (2004) Host, Writer  Less
    • North by Northwest (2004) Himself, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Sahara with Michael PalinSahara with Michael Palin (TV Mini-series) Host, Writer  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for S.P.U.N.GS.P.U.N.G (TV Series) Lyrics ("Every Sperm Is Sacred") ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • Jag ljuger aldrig (Apr 25, 2002) Lyrics ("Every Sperm Is Sacred")  Less
  • Primary photo for Michael Palin on... the ColouristsMichael Palin on... the Colourists (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter, Writer (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Python Night: 30 Years of Monty PythonPython Night: 30 Years of Monty Python (TV Movie) Luigi Vercotti / BBC Crewmember / Himself / Gumby / Pepperpot / Magnus Magnusson / Gorilla / BBC Voice Over / Ken Shabby / Policeman / It's Man, Writer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Michael Palin's Hemingway AdventureMichael Palin's Hemingway Adventure (TV Series) Writer ( 4 episodes, 1999 ) , Himself ( 4 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 4
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  • Primary photo for Ex-SEx-S (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1997 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Palin on Redpath (Dec 15, 1997) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Home and AwayHome and Away (TV Series) Surfer ( 2 episodes, 1996–1997 )  Less 1996–1997 2
  • Primary photo for Full Circle with Michael PalinFull Circle with Michael Palin (TV Mini-series) Performer ("Rex Edwarde, Te Canamus") ( 1 episode, 1997 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Australia/New Zealand (1997) Himself, Performer ("Rex Edwarde, Te Canamus") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Willows in WinterThe Willows in Winter (TV Movie) Rat (voice)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Wind in the WillowsThe Wind in the Willows (TV Movie) Rat (voice)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Great Railway JourneysGreat Railway Journeys (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Derry to Kerry (Feb 3, 1994) Himself - Presenter, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for Tracey Ullman: A Class ActTracey Ullman: A Class Act (TV Movie) Various  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Nicholas Craig, the Naked ActorNicholas Craig, the Naked Actor (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for G.B.H.G.B.H. (TV Mini-series) Jim Nelson ( 7 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 7
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  • Primary photo for Around the World in 80 DaysAround the World in 80 Days (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 7 episodes, 1989 ) , Writer ( 7 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 7
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  • Primary photo for Parrot Sketch Not Included: Twenty Years of Monty PythonParrot Sketch Not Included: Twenty Years of Monty Python (TV Special) Himself (cameo) / Various Roles (achive footage), Writer (sketches)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Number 27Number 27 (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for BombardemagnusBombardemagnus (TV Mini-series) Writer (screenplay) ( 2 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for Comic RootsComic Roots (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1983 ) , Himself / Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • Michael Palin (Aug 12, 1983) Himself / Various Characters, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for The News Is the NewsThe News Is the News (TV Series) London correspondent  Less 1983– 
  • Primary photo for OTTOTT (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The Innes Book of RecordsThe Innes Book of Records (TV Series) Policeman ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Dick Savage ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Great Railway Journeys of the WorldGreat Railway Journeys of the World (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1980 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Ripping YarnsRipping Yarns (TV Series) Roger / Gordon Ottershaw / Gerald Whinfrey / Kevin Orr / Uncle Jack / Captain Walter Snetterton / Charles Chiddingfold / Hugo Chiddingfold / Major Errol Phipps / Cpl Chipps / Eric Olthwaite / Bank Manager / Tomkinson / Headmaster / TV Introducer / Mr Craffitt ( 9 episodes, 1976–1979 ) , Writer (by) ( 8 episodes, 1976–1979 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1976–1979 9
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  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Reader ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The Rutles: All You Need Is CashThe Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (TV Movie) Eric Manchester, Rutle Corp. Press Agent / Lawyer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Punch ReviewThe Punch Review (TV Series) Writer  Less 1975–1977
  • Primary photo for Red DressRed Dress (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Pleasure at Her Majesty'sPleasure at Her Majesty's (TV Movie) Pet Shop Owner, Writer  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Two RonniesThe Two Ronnies (TV Series) Writer ( 7 episodes, 1971–1972 ) , Writer ( 6 episodes, 1973–1976 )  Less 1971–1976 13
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  • Primary photo for Three Men in a BoatThree Men in a Boat (TV Movie) Harris  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Monty Python's Flying CircusMonty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series) Voice Over #1 / Ralph Garibaldi / 'Most Awful Family in Britain' (Sport) Presenter / Female Fanshaw-Chumleigh / Brian / Linkman / David Attenborough / Animated Professor / Cricket Commentator / GPO Official / Mrs. Entrail / Commander / Mr. Smailes / Italian / Secretary of State / Voice of Teddy Salad / Conjurer / Various / Third Psychiatrist / Policeman / Mr. Gabriello / First Radio Announcer / Mrs. Gorilla / Frank Gough / Property Dealer / First Jockey / Second Tramp / Len Hanky / Pilot / Colonel Fawcett / 'It's' Man / Second Program Planner / Second Store Assistant / Mr. Hartford / 'University of the Air' Announcer / Surgeon / Lift Woman / Queen Victoria / Mr. Bradford / Complaints Manager / Plumber / Louis XIV / Voice Over #2 / Presenter / Mr. Von Bulow / Helmut / It's Man / George Bernard Shaw / Second Cricketer / Salesman / John Rickman / Frank Bough / Arthur Briggs / Jeremy Toogood / 'McKamikaze Highlanders' Voice Over / Scots Soldier / Bowler Hatted Man / Dr. Peaches Bartkowicz / Dame Elsie Occluded / Second Producer / Mr. Patrick Loone / Grantley / Male Peasant / Russell Braddon / Highwayman / Superintendent Gaskell / Sir Philip Sidney / Rev. Arthur Belling / The 'It's' Man / Mr. Burrows / Vicar / Various Roles / First Airline Pilot / Mr. Ken Verybigliar / Third Radio Voice / Peer of the Realm / Official / Redcoat / James M'Burke / Mr. Pither / Algy / Viking / First Lifeboatman / Officer / Henry Wensleydale / Lionel / T.F. Gumby / Edna OBrien / Newsreader / Waiter / Ronald Rutherford / 'Mt. Everest' Narrator / First Climber / Ricky / First Fireman / Second Announcer / Third Booth / Bounder of Adventure / Interviewer / Mongol / Mr. Horton's Boss / Mr. Orbiter-5 / Dick / Messenger / Church Policeman / Native / Hargreaves / Argument customer / Brian Norris / Headmaster / Mrs. Nigger-Baiter / Maurice / Mark Edwards / Third Knight / Mrs. Kelly / Icelandic Gent / Foreman / Police Constable Pan-Am / Betty-Muriel Sartre / Alan Whicker #3 / Third Miner / Scot / Hospital Patient / First Sailor / Fireman / Alexander Yahlt / Second Journalist / Lenin / First Ypres Voiceover / Sergeant / First Critic / Venus de Milo / Radio Announcer / First Richard III / D.P. Gumby / A Historian / Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald / Tony / First City Gent / Mrs. Collins / Archbishop Gumby / Archbishop Ken Shabby / Bill / Scott of the Antarctic / Post Office Worker / Third Bruce / Interviewer with a hook for a hand / Inspector Muffin the Mule / Archaeology Today Interviewer / Doctor / John Stokes / Second Poofy Judge / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Colin Mozart / Robin the Hun / Third Groupie / Mrs. Concrete / Mr. Jenkins / Second City Idiot / First Old Idiot / First Bishop / Dame Irene Stoat / Host / Second Interviewer / Second Man / Norman / BBC Announcer / 'Blackmail' Presenter / Barnes / Bishop / Schoolmaster / Padre / City Gent / Boxing documentary narrator / Trainer / Master of Ceremonies / Gumby #5 / Mr. Devious / Mr. Potter / Inspector / BBC Man / Not at All Naughty Chemist / Cardinal Ximenez / Ken Shabby / Mrs. Wills / Gunman / David Mercer / Mr. Boniface / Man struck by 16-Ton weight / Second Businessman / Man in Cap / Movie Trailers Announcer / First Gas Man / Mr. Pudey / Silly Walker / Jean-Brian Zatapathique / Mrs. April Simmel / Luigi Vercotti / Head Waiter / Hopkins / Robbed Man / First Gumby / Wally Wiggin / Cardinal Richelieu / Michael / Inspector Harry H 'Snapper' Organs / Mr. Atilla the Hun (Mr. Alexander the Great) / Brigadier Zoe La Rue (deceased) / Mr. Notlob / Spectrum Presenter / Heimlich Bimmler (Himmler) / Pepperpot #2 / Man Outside Bathroom / Voiceover #3 / Constable / 'Interesting Pepole Compère / Professor Gert van der Whoops / Professor R.J. Gumby / Frank / Mr. Anchovy / Pet Store Shopkeeper / R.M. Nixon / Vera's Husband / A Man with a Tape Recorder Up His Nose / Person on Tape Recorder / Bevis / Mr. Cook / Sweeney Todd / Lumberjack / Pepperpot / Stockbroker / An Art Critic / Assistant / First Hermit / Pet Shop Employee / Pet Shop Employee's Brother / First Young Man / Wilkins / Jewish Figure / Angus Podgorny / Arthur Figgis's Fan / Weedy Man in Pullover with National Health Specs / The Boss / First Bandit / Scottsman / A City Stockbroker / House Manager / Betrothed Scottsman / First Writer / Mr. A / Clock smuggler / Man who forgot the question / Boy Scout / Head of the Careers Advisory Board / Man who peeks into a beach hut / Second Man in Self-defense class / Lafarge / F.G. Superman / Bicycle Repair Man / Compère / Seduced Milkman / Pepperpot #3 / Compére / Arthur Pewtey / Alfred Lord Tennyson / Charlie Gardener / Man banging on the ceiling with a broom / Voice over #2 / Genghis Khan / Giuseppe / Interviewer #1 / Raymond Baxter / Pepperpot #4 / General #1 / Ernest Scribbler / Joke Victim / Interrogated Officer / German Radio Voice ( 46 episodes, 1969–1974 ) , Writer ( 44 episodes, 1969–1974 ) , Writer (additional material) ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Writer ("Spam Song") ( 1 episode, 1970 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1970 ) , Writer (creator) ( 1 episode, 1973 ) , Performer ("For He's a Jolly Good Fellow") ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Writer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Performer ("For He's Gone and Married Yum-Yum") ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Performer ("The Lumberjack Song") ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Performer ("Oh! Susanna") ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1969–1974 46
    • Party Political Broadcast (Dec 5, 1974) Voice Over #1 / Ralph Garibaldi / 'Most Awful Family in Britain' (Sport) Presenter / Female Fanshaw-Chumleigh / Brian / Linkman / David Attenborough / Animated Professor / Cricket Commentator, Writer  Less
    • Mr. Neutron (Nov 28, 1974) GPO Official / Mrs. Entrail / Commander / Mr. Smailes / Italian / Secretary of State / Voice of Teddy Salad / Conjurer / Various, Writer  Less
    • Hamlet (Nov 21, 1974) Third Psychiatrist / Policeman / Mr. Gabriello / First Radio Announcer / Mrs. Gorilla / Frank Gough / Property Dealer / First Jockey / Various (voice), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Black and BlueBlack and Blue (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Full HouseFull House (TV Series) Actor in sketches ( 2 episodes, 1973 ) , Writer (sketch writer) ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 2
  • Primary photo for A Christmas Night with the StarsA Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series) Various - Monty Python's Flying Circus segment ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Writer (script: The Two Ronnies) ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969–1972 2
  • Primary photo for Monty Python's Fliegender ZirkusMonty Python's Fliegender Zirkus (TV Series) Third Bruce / Second Frenchman / Rapist / Ian McKellan / Herr Schultz / Undertaker / Lumberjack / Golden Post Waiter / Chairman ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
    • Blödeln für Deutschland (Jan 3, 1972) Third Bruce / Second Frenchman / Rapist / Ian McKellan / Herr Schultz / Undertaker / Lumberjack / Golden Post Waiter / Chairman  Less
  • Primary photo for Euroshow 71Euroshow 71 (TV Movie) Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Marty AmokMarty Amok (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Frost on SundayFrost on Sunday (TV Series) Writer (script) ( 2 episodes, 1970 ) , Various ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968–1970 3
  • Primary photo for Hark at BarkerHark at Barker (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Do Not Adjust Your SetDo Not Adjust Your Set (TV Series) Various Characters ( 21 episodes, 1967–1969 ) , Writer ( 12 episodes, 1967–1968 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1967–1969 21
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  • Primary photo for MartyMarty (TV Series) Writer (additional material) ( 4 episodes, 1968 ) , Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1969 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1968–1969 5
    • Episode #2.3 (Dec 23, 1968) Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Episode #2.2 (Dec 16, 1968) Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (May 27, 1968) Writer (additional material)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Complete and Utter History of BritainComplete and Utter History of Britain (TV Series) James I / Charles II / Samuel Pepys / Various / Perkin Warbeck ( 6 episodes, 1969 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969 6
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  • Primary photo for David Frost PresentsDavid Frost Presents (TV Series) Malcolm / Bona Fide Movie-Goer / Head Waiter / Mr.Gibson / Poofy Actor / Tom / Flight Attendant / Man with score card / Mr.Shande / Topic Announcer ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
    • How to Irritate People (Jan 21, 1969) Malcolm / Bona Fide Movie-Goer / Head Waiter / Mr.Gibson / Poofy Actor / Tom / Flight Attendant / Man with score card / Mr.Shande / Topic Announcer  Less
  • Primary photo for Horne A'PlentyHorne A'Plenty (TV Series) Writer  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for Broaden Your MindBroaden Your Mind (TV Series) Various Characters ( 3 episodes, 1968 ) , Writer (additional material) ( 2 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968 4
    • Episode #1.6 (Dec 2, 1968) Various Characters, Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Nov 18, 1968) Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Nov 11, 1968) Various Characters  Less
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  • Primary photo for Twice a FortnightTwice a Fortnight (TV Series) Writer ( 10 episodes, 1967 ) , Various Characters ( 5 episodes, 1967–1968 )  Less 1967–1968 11
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  • Primary photo for A Series of Bird'sA Series of Bird's (TV Series) Writer (additional material) ( 8 episodes, 1967 ) , Actor ( 2 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 8
    • Lucid Intervals (Nov 21, 1967) Actor, Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Urban Renewal (Nov 14, 1967) Actor, Writer (additional material)  Less
    • Back to the Front (Nov 7, 1967) Writer (additional material)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Frost ReportThe Frost Report (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Late ShowThe Late Show (TV Series) Writer  Less 1966–1967
Self (184 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for George Harrison and HandMade FilmsGeorge Harrison and HandMade Films (Himself)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Time Presents: Milestones 2016 - A Tribute to the Stars We've LostTime Presents: Milestones 2016 - A Tribute to the Stars We've Lost (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ArtsnightArtsnight (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for ITV Lunchtime NewsITV Lunchtime News (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Six O'Clock NewsSix O'Clock News (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 25th British Academy Cymru Awards25th British Academy Cymru Awards (TV Movie) Self  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Richard E. Grant on Ealing ComediesRichard E. Grant on Ealing Comedies (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Who Is Dervla Murphy? Special EditionWho Is Dervla Murphy? Special Edition Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 8 episodes, 2008–2016 )  Less 2008–2016
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  • Primary photo for Go' morgen DanmarkGo' morgen Danmark (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Generation '66Generation '66 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Michael Palin's Quest for ArtemisiaMichael Palin's Quest for Artemisia Himself - Presenter  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Nation's Favourite Beatles Number OneThe Nation's Favourite Beatles Number One (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Monty Python and the Holy Grail: RevisitedMonty Python and the Holy Grail: Revisited (Short) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Talking Books: Travel Writer Specials - Michael PalinTalking Books: Travel Writer Specials - Michael Palin (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Monty Python ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Mel & SueMel & Sue (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Monty Python: The Meaning of LiveMonty Python: The Meaning of Live (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the YearThe Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Rik Mayall: Lord of MisruleRik Mayall: Lord of Misrule (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Spike Milligan: Love, Light and PeaceSpike Milligan: Love, Light and Peace (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for ImagineImagine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
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  • Primary photo for The Quest for the Holy Grail LocationsThe Quest for the Holy Grail Locations (Video) Himself  Less 2001
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  • Primary photo for Clive Anderson All TalkClive Anderson All Talk (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1997–1999 )  Less 1997–1999
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  • Primary photo for The Adventure Starts HereThe Adventure Starts Here (Video) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Ex-SEx-S (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
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  • Primary photo for TFI FridayTFI Friday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself / Various / Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Special Guest / Topol the Idiot / Himself - Host ( 6 episodes, 1978–1997 )  Less 1978–1997
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  • Primary photo for Full Circle with Michael PalinFull Circle with Michael Palin (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 10 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997
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  • Primary photo for The Unseen Frank Skinner TV ShowThe Unseen Frank Skinner TV Show (Video) Himself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Auntie's All-Time GreatsAuntie's All-Time Greats (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 1996
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  • Primary photo for Pebble Mill at OnePebble Mill at One (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
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  • Primary photo for Palin's ColumnPalin's Column (TV Series) Himself  Less 1994– 
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
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  • Primary photo for Aspel & CompanyAspel & Company (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1990–1991 )  Less 1990–1991
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    • Michael Palin (Aug 12, 1983) Himself / Various Characters  Less
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    • Los caballeros de la mesa cuadrada (Jul 1, 2014) Dennis / Peasant 2 / Right Head / Sir Galahad the Pure / King of Swamp Castle / Leader of The Knights Who Say NI! (archive footage)  Less
    • Blu-ray: El Sentido de la Vida (Mar 4, 2014) Various Roles (archive footage)  Less
    • Especial Top Comedias (Apr 25, 2012) Ken Pile / Sir Galahad the Pure (archive footage)  Less
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    • Episode #6.12 (Dec 21, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Comedy Songs: The Pop YearsComedy Songs: The Pop Years (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (as Monty Python)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Mr. P. Forbes ( 2 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008
    • Sorry! (Aug 22, 2008) Mr. P. Forbes (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • One Foot in the Grave (Jan 12, 2007) Self (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Morir de humorMorir de humor (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2008
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  • Primary photo for 50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases50 Greatest Comedy Catchphrases (TV Movie) Various (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Story of JackanoryThe Story of Jackanory (TV Movie) Himself - 'Jackanory' Storyteller (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hitler: The Comedy YearsHitler: The Comedy Years (TV Movie) Heinrich Himmler (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
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    • Episode #11.1 (Jan 5, 2007) Flight Attendant (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for What the Pythons Did Next...What the Pythons Did Next... (TV Movie) Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Comedians' ComedianThe Comedians' Comedian (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for On Location: Fish You Were HereOn Location: Fish You Were Here (Video) Ken Pile (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Himself - Monty Python ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sendung ohne NamenSendung ohne Namen (TV Series) Self ( 2 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for George Harrison - Der sanfte BeatleGeorge Harrison - Der sanfte Beatle (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Sketch Show StoryThe Sketch Show Story (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for The DirectorsThe Directors (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for John Cleese & Anders Lund MadsenJohn Cleese & Anders Lund Madsen (TV Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for SNL: 25 Years of MusicSNL: 25 Years of Music (TV Movie) Mr. Jenkins / Tim Allen (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Monty Python's Complete Waste of TimeMonty Python's Complete Waste of Time (Video Game) Various (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Funny BusinessFunny Business (TV Series) Self  Less 1992– 
  • Primary photo for That's the Way the Money GoesThat's the Way the Money Goes (TV Series) Shopkeeper - Dead Parrot Sketch ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
    • Who Are the Watchdogs? (Jun 23, 1978) Shopkeeper - Dead Parrot Sketch (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for To See Such FunTo See Such Fun Himself (archive footage)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin Comedy WorldThe Dean Martin Comedy World (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974
    • Episode #1.8 (Aug 15, 1974) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Jun 27, 1974) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Jun 13, 1974) Himself (archive footage)  Less
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Meaning of LifeThe Meaning of Life (Video Game) Various  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Monty Python & the Quest for the Holy GrailMonty Python & the Quest for the Holy Grail (Video Game) First Game Announcer / Swallow-Savvy Guard / Dennis / Peasant 2 / Right Head / Sir Galahad the Pure / King of Swamp Castle / Brother Maynard's Brother / Leader of The Knights who say NI!, Writer (screenplay "Monty Python and the Holy Grail")  Less 1996

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