Monty Python At 50: The Self-Abasement Tapes. Image shows from L to R: Eric Idle, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, John Cleese, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam. Copyright: BBC.

Monty Python At 50: The Self-Abasement Tapes

BBC Radio 4 documentary airing unreleased Python sketches. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Features Michael Palin, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Graham Chapman and others.

Series 1, Episode 2

In this episode, the gems include a lost verse from Brave Sir Robin and an all new King Arthur Song. Also, Terry Jones remembers what it was like filming The Holy Grail at Doune Castle.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 11th September 2019
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Michael Palin Host / Presenter
Michael Palin Self (Archive Material)
John Cleese Self (Archive Material)
Eric Idle Self (Archive Material)
Graham Chapman Self (Archive Material)
Terry Jones Self (Archive Material)
Terry Gilliam Self (Archive Material)
Production team
James Peak Producer
Andre Jacquemin Producer