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Monty Python's Best Bits (Mostly)

Gold sketch show. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2014. Stars Hugh Bonneville, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin.

Series 1, Episode 1

A celebration of all things Python, as well known figures from the worlds of comedy and film pay tribute alongside classic clips. Expect The Spanish Inquisition.

Further details

Re-enactment of Pearl Harbor (Chosen by Tracey Ullman)

Kilimanjaro Expedition (Chosen by Noel Fielding)

Arthur Two Sheds Jackson (Chosen by Richard Curtis)

World's Funniest Joke (Chosen by Jim Carrey)

The Spanish Inquisition (Chosen by Robert Lindsay)

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 3rd November 2014
Time
10pm
Channel
Gold
Length
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Hugh Bonneville Host / Presenter
Graham Chapman Self (Archive Material)
John Cleese Self (Archive Material)
Terry Gilliam Self (Archive Material)
Eric Idle Self (Archive Material)
Terry Jones Self (Archive Material)
Michael Palin Self (Archive Material)
Guest cast
Jim Carrey Self
Tracey Ullman Self
Richard Curtis Self
Robert Lindsay Self
Noel Fielding Self
Production team
Richard Dean Director
Lindsay Jex Series Producer
Richard Dean Producer
Hilary Rosen Executive Producer
Lucy Ansbro Executive Producer
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