Fun Facts About Monty Python’s Flying Circus


And now for something completely different… Five Brits Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Michael Palin and lone American Terry Gilliam joined forces to bring the mix of surreal, absurd, intellectual and slapstick comedy on Monty Python’s Flying Circus (1969-1974). It became one of the most groundbreaking and influential comedy series not only in Britain, but on the American TV-scape as well. It has provided fresh inspiration for the next generation of comedians.