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MONTY Python star Terry Jones has said he survived colon cancer with "slightly frozen feet" caused by chemotherapy as the only lasting effect of the disease.
BACK IN 1988 the BBC was looking for a famous face to front Around The World in 80 Days. But the thought of a showbiz-shirted Noel Edmonds back-combing his mullet on top of a remote mountain somewhere hardly bears thinking about.
IT WAS a day of extreme silliness at Doune Castle near Stirling yesterday, where enthusiasts of the television show Monty Python's Flying Circus gathered to watch performances of their favourite sketches at the annual Monty Python Day.
MONTY Python star Eric Idle is set to follow his hit musical Spamalot with a show based on the troupe's cult film Life Of Brian.
MONTY Python star Terry Jones has been diagnosed with bowel cancer and is expected to have surgery for the condition within days.
THE Monty Python musical Spamalot will open in the West End tonight.
THE hotel that inspired the classic comedy series Fawlty Towers was preparing to welcome one of its stars to the million-pound relaunch today.
MONTY Python star Eric Idle has launched his hit musical Spamalot in the West End.
MONTY Python's Life of Brian has been voted the greatest comedy film of all time.
MONTY Python star John Cleese has been honoured by a Swiss university - by having a species of lemur named after him.
THE Monty Python legend Michael Palin has given his backing to plans to reopen the rail link to the Scottish Borders, it emerged yesterday.
THE SEARCH for the mythical Holy Grail has taken people all over the globe – from Jerusalem and Egypt to Ethiopia, France and our own Rosslyn Chapel. The Grail has been treated reverentially, scholarly and, much to the delight of a huge number of people, comically, courtesy of the 1973 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
MONTY PYTHON star John Cleese and the Rolling Stones will be among the first stars to be immortalised on Britain's answer to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
TERRY Gilliam, the director and former Monty Python star, is set to make a comeback, with two films opening back-to-back, ending the longest dry spell of his 31-year career.
APREDICTION is confidently made that there will be hearts aflutter among women of a certain age on Tuesday when Michael Palin and the Mystery of Hammershøi is broadcast at 10.35pm on BBC One Scotland, and on the main network two days later at the same time.
THE Monty Python show Spamalot has received 14 prestigious Tony Award nominations, including for best musical.
MONTY Python’s Spamalot has won four Outer Critics Circle Awards in the United States, including best Broadway musical.
SPAMALOT, the musical adaptation of the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, has opened on Broadway to rave reviews and £19 million in advance ticket sales.