• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

John Cleese

Latest News

  1. U.K. 2014 in Review: Oscar Glory, 'Star Wars' and Benedict Cumberbatch

    6:00 am 12/26/2014

    Also, Simon Cowell's return to the 'X Factor' U.K. didn't bring the hoped-for ratings boost, while Monty Python said farewellRead more

    • 1
  2. Monty Python Collection to Stream on Canada's Project Latte

    6:50 am 11/10/2014

    The British sketch comedy TV series — dead parrots and all — is headed to Canadian SVOD Read more

    • 0
  3. U.K. Comedy Featuring Robin Williams Voice Role Gets Chinese Distribution

    1:49 am 11/10/2014

    Said to be Williams' final film, 'Absolutely Anything' also features the voices of the Monty Python teamRead more

    • 0
  4. Throwback Thursday: In 1988, John Cleese Offended Stutterers With 'A Fish Called Wanda'

    12:00 pm 10/23/2014

    Long before revealing his enthusiasm for death while promoting his new memoir, the actor caught flak for the film he co-wrote and starred inRead more

    • 1
  5. Lost John Cleese TV Sketches Found After 47 Years

    10:58 pm 10/22/2014

    Cleese and fellow Python Graham Chapman were in a sketch show called 'At Last the 1948 Show'Read more

    • 2
  6. John Cleese Quits Movies, Says He's "Looking Forward" to Death

    3:42 am 10/13/2014

    “I have only got five or six years left and I will be gone – I won’t have to worry about ISIS or Ebola," says ex-PythonRead more

    • 7
  7. Watch Taylor Swift's Shocked Reaction as John Cleese Insults Her Cat

    7:27 pm 10/12/2014

    It's safe to say she won't be asking him to cat-sit anytime soonRead more

    • 9
  8. Monty Python Farewell Show Draws $6.6 Million in Cinemas

    6:01 am 9/3/2014

    The final performance of the U.K. comedy group attracted 330,000 people in movie theaters in 52 countriesRead more

    • 0
  9. 'Monty Python Live (Mostly)' Third Biggest Live Cinema Event in U.K. Ever

    4:36 am 8/1/2014

    The final performance by the surviving members of the much loved comedy troupe was screened live across 570 venues in the U.K. and Ireland, plus more than 1,800 around the world. Read more

    • 0
  10. Mike Myers Makes Cameo at Final Monty Python Stage Show

    3:16 am 7/21/2014

    The live airing of the comedy group's final show proved a ratings hit for U.K. channel Gold, with more than 700,000 tuning in to watch the five remaining Pythons bid farewell.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content