Monty Python Live (Mostly). Image shows from L to R: John Cleese, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment / Hipgnosis
Monty Python Live (Mostly)

Monty Python Live (Mostly)

  • TV sketch show
  • Gold
  • 2014
  • 2 episodes

A live broadcast of the world's most influential sketch troupe on the final night of their reunion shows at the O2 Arena. Stars John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and more.

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Monty Python Live: One Down, Five To Go

The comedy event of the year: see the final Monty Python reunion show live from London's O2 Arena. Expect classic sketches, some surprises and lots of silliness.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Sunday 20th July 2014
155 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 22nd July 2014 9:00pm Gold
Friday 25th July 2014 9:55pm Gold
Monday 25th August 2014 9:00pm Gold
Tuesday 26th August 2014 11:00pm Gold
Friday 29th August 2014 11:00pm Gold
Friday 7th November 2014 9:00pm Gold
Thursday 13th November 2014 10:40pm Gold
Sunday 4th January 2015 11:30pm Gold
Monday 5th January 2015 2:30am Gold
Monday 15th June 2015 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 16th June 2015 2:35am Gold
Tuesday 15th September 2015 10:45pm Gold
Wednesday 13th January 2016 10:00pm Gold
Thursday 14th January 2016 1:15am Gold
Saturday 16th January 2016 9:00am Gold
Sunday 17th January 2016 5:00pm Gold
Sunday 21st August 2016 12:00am Gold

Cast & crew

John Cleese Various
Terry Gilliam Various
Eric Idle Various
Terry Jones Various
Michael Palin Various
Carol Cleveland Various
Sam Holmes Featured Role Performer
Graham Chapman Self (Archive Material)
Guest cast
Eddie Izzard Guest
Mike Myers Guest
Brian Cox (as Professor Brian Cox OBE) Self
Stephen Hawking (as Stephen Hawking CH CBE FRS FRSA) Self
Ashley Andrews Ensemble Actor
Curtis Angus Ensemble Actor
Matthew Bradley Ensemble Actor
Darren Gifty Ensemble Actor
Nick Gilligan Ensemble Actor
Jared Hageman Ensemble Actor
Pip Hersee Ensemble Actor
Dominic Lamb Ensemble Actor
Kevin McGuire Ensemble Actor
Matthew Wesley Ensemble Actor
Joanna Rennie Ensemble Actor
Gabby Antrobus Ensemble Actor
Caoife Coleman Ensemble Actor
Majella Fitzgerald Ensemble Actor
Lavinia Fitzpatrick Ensemble Actor
Lauren Hernden Ensemble Actor
Holly James Ensemble Actor
Hayley Martin Ensemble Actor
Carly Meyers Ensemble Actor
Lisa Spencer Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Eric Idle Writer
Graham Chapman Writer
John Cleese Writer
Terry Gilliam Writer
Terry Jones Writer
Michael Palin Writer
Tim Brooke-Taylor Writer
Production team
Eric Idle Director
Aubrey Powell Director
Jim Beach Producer
Fiz Oliver Producer
Holly Gilliam Producer
John Goldstone Producer
Benny Trickett (as Benny Tricket) Editor
Terry Gilliam Production Designer
Arlene Phillips Choreographer
John Du Prez Conductor



The saucy dance to accompany the Blackmail sketch.

Featuring: Michael Palin.

Nudge Nudge

Evening, squire!

Featuring: Eric Idle & Terry Jones.

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