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  1. 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

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  2. International Celebrities React to the Death of Robin Williams

    2:39 am 8/12/2014

    Stars from the around the globe tweet their tributes to the actor and comedianRead more

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  3. '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

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  4. 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

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  5. Monty Python Stage Reunion: What the Critics Are Saying

    2:21 am 7/2/2014

    Newspaper‎s react to the comedy group's first of 10 London performances, which included guest appearances by Stephen Fry and Stephen Hawking.Read more

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  6. 'Monty Python Live (Mostly)': Theater Review

    9:28 pm 7/1/2014

    The first of 10 farewell shows by the British comedy legends is an uneven mix of classic sketches, archival footage and songs in the key of "Spamalot."Read more

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  7. Monty Python Launches Official Fan Club

    3:41 am 6/23/2014

    Fans can ask the comedy troupe questions via the site until the Monty Python Live (Mostly) reunion shows kick off at London's O2 arena on July 1. Read more

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  8. U.K's Gold Channel to Live Broadcast Monty Python's Final Stage Show

    1:52 am 6/13/2014

    The multichannel network owned and operated by BBC Worldwide and Scripps Networks International will carry both a preshow special and the final performance, live from London's O2 arena on July 20. Read more

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  9. Rik Mayall, British Cult Comedy Star, Dies at 56

    9:48 am 6/9/2014

    Edgar Wright, Eric Idle and David Walliams were among those paying tribute to the actor and cult comedian who appeared in "The Young Ones" and "Blackadder."Read more

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  10. Monty Python London Reunion Adds More Show Dates

    8:22 am 11/27/2013

    John Cleese, one of the members of the U.K. comedy troupe, calls the strong demand for tickets at the O2 Arena "very, very silly," but says the members are "touched that so many fans still want to see such old people perform."Read more

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