Monty Python’s Flying Circus first aired on 5th October 1969 on BBC One and went on to run for four series.
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Rights owner Coolabi Group today announces that a second series of its pre-school animated series Clangers is in production and will air in 2017 on CBeebies in the UK.
Michael Palin has been confirmed as narrator for the new series of The Clangers. The fifty two episodes will be a contemporary version of the British classic animated television show.
The highly-anticipated live broadcast from the O2 of the final ever performance of the Monty Python Live (mostly): One Down Five to Go stage show, proved a ratings smash-hit for UKTV channel Gold last night with over 700,000 individuals tuning in, making it the highest ever rating commission for Gold (live viewing), and staying in Twitter’s trending topics through out the night. Stephen Hawking and Mike Myers made special appearances
Before there was Monty Python and Ripping Yarns, there was The Complete and Utter History of Britain. Written by and starring comedy legends Michael Palin and Terry Jones, the surviving episodes are to be released on DVD next month.
Actor, comedian, writer and explorer Michael Palin is to head the cast of a drama for the first time in over two decades.
The Wipers Times stars Michael Palin, Ben Chaplin, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Steve Oram and Emilia Fox.