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Monty Python: Almost The Truth

Sky Arts and BBC Two documentary. 6 episodes (1 series), 2009 - 2012. Features Danny Scheinmann, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and Graham Chapman.

Sky Arts Broadcast, Episode 5

The Pythons look back at the making of arguably the greatest comedy film ever, Monty Python's Life Of Brian, and the controversy it caused.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 11th February 2012
Time
8pm
Channel
Sky Arts
Length
60 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Danny Scheinmann Monty Python's Legal Representative, Mr. Abe Appenheimer
    John Cleese Self
    Michael Palin Self
    Eric Idle Self
    Terry Jones Self
    Terry Gilliam Self
    Graham Chapman Self (Archive Material)
    Guest cast
    Steve Coogan Self
    David Sherlock Self
    Barry Cryer Self
    Tim Brooke-Taylor Self
    Phill Jupitus Self
    Bruce Dickinson Self
    Sanjeev Bhaskar Self
    Russell Brand Self
    Alexei Sayle Self
    Julian Doyle Self
    Dan Aykroyd Self
    Eddie Izzard Self
    Nancy Lewis Self
    John Goldstone Self
    Olivia Harrison Self
    Lloyd Kaufman Self
    George Harrison Self (Archive Material)
    Production team
    Bill Jones Editor
    Caroline Sarin Editor
    Ben Luria Editor
    Mike Horlock Editor
    Andy Lee Editor
    Bill Jones Director
    Ben Timlett Director
    Alan G. Parker Director
    Bill Jones Producer
    Ben Timlett Producer
    Harold Gronenthal Executive Producer
    George Lentz Jr. Executive Producer
    Evan Shapiro Executive Producer
    Jennifer Caserta Executive Producer
    Christine Lubrano Executive Producer
    Terry Shand Executive Producer
    Geoff Kempin Executive Producer
    Dave Howman Composer
    Harold Gronenthal Composer
    Steve Lall Animation
    Jessy Deacon Animation
    Justin Weyers Animation
    Jesse Sanders Animation
    Nick Ray Rutter Animation
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