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SPAMALOT Tours to Folsom - Broadway World 19 Feb 2019, 10:23 pm

SPAMALOT Tours to Folsom  Broadway World

Flying cows. Killer rabbits. Taunting Frenchmen. The Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Monty Python's Spamalot is lovingly ripped off from the film classic ...

New Movies on Showtime: 2018 New Releases to Watch - The Daily Dot 19 Feb 2019, 12:00 pm

New Movies on Showtime: 2018 New Releases to Watch  The Daily Dot

If you're looking for the best new movies on Showtime, here are our top picks for 2018 new releases you can watch right now. Updated Februrary 2019.

Cox & Kings offers Oman filming trip as prize - Travel Weekly UK 19 Feb 2019, 11:59 am

Cox & Kings offers Oman filming trip as prize  Travel Weekly UK

Cox & Kings is seeking the “ultimate travellers to channel their inner Michael Palin or Joanna Lumley” and star in a video series, filmed on location in Oman.

Sir Michael Palin: Silly behaviour is a great release - FemaleFirst.co.uk 19 Feb 2019, 10:10 am

Sir Michael Palin: Silly behaviour is a great release  FemaleFirst.co.uk

Sir Michael Palin thinks silly behaviour is a great release.

Culture & Life - What's On – Weekend events in Luxembourg - Luxembourg Times 15 Feb 2019, 11:11 am

Culture & Life - What's On – Weekend events in Luxembourg  Luxembourg Times

Selection of events taking place across Luxembourg this weekend.

‘Fleabag’ Producer Two Brothers Pictures Adapting Matt Haig’s Depression Memoir ‘Reasons To Stay Alive’ For UKTV - Deadline 4 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

‘Fleabag’ Producer Two Brothers Pictures Adapting Matt Haig’s Depression Memoir ‘Reasons To Stay Alive’ For UKTV  Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Fleabag producer Two Brothers Pictures is developing a comedy drama based on British author Matt Haig's memoir Reasons To Stay Alive for ...

Sir Michael Palin tells the story of a tough little ship | Royal Borough Observer - Windsor Observer 3 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Sir Michael Palin tells the story of a tough little ship | Royal Borough Observer  Windsor Observer

TO celebrate the paperback publication of Erebus: The Story of A Ship, Monty Python star and much-loved television globe-trotter Sir Michael Palin…

What to watch: Jones! Too brings laughs with classic British comedies - Stuff.co.nz 3 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

What to watch: Jones! Too brings laughs with classic British comedies  Stuff.co.nz

REVIEW: It's an opportunity for Generation Xers and baby boomers to revisit some of their favourite shows and a chance for younger viewers to see four of the ...

Michael Palin: "I am glad to be alive each morning, you get an easier ride after 75" - Mirror Online 1 Feb 2019, 8:00 am

Michael Palin: "I am glad to be alive each morning, you get an easier ride after 75"  Mirror Online

Michael Palin has been known for his incredible sense of humour and work in the comedy world.

Glasgow Film Festival: What's on, tickets and which big names are coming to town - The Sunday Post 31 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Glasgow Film Festival: What's on, tickets and which big names are coming to town  The Sunday Post

Running from 20 February to 3 March, the city-wide celebration of all things film will feature 337 individual screenings, talks and events, 102 UK premieres and ...

Monty Python star Michael Palin brings new tour to The Hexagon - Reading Chronicle 27 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Monty Python star Michael Palin brings new tour to The Hexagon  Reading Chronicle

TO celebrate the paperback publication of Erebus: The Story of A Ship, Monty Python star and much-loved television globe-trotter Sir Michael Palin,…

Monty Python star Michael Palin brings new tour to Salisbury - Salisbury Journal 26 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Monty Python star Michael Palin brings new tour to Salisbury  Salisbury Journal

MONTY Python star and television globe-trotter Michael Palin has announced a new tour to celebrate the release of his book Erebus: The Story of A…

Michael Palin to tour new one-man show - British Comedy Guide 24 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Michael Palin to tour new one-man show  British Comedy Guide

Michael Palin is to tour a one-man show in June and July 2019. Michael Palin - Live On Stage: Erebus, Python and Other Stories is linked to his new book.

Monty Python star Michael Palin to kick start new UK tour in Bournemouth - Bournemouth Echo 24 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Monty Python star Michael Palin to kick start new UK tour in Bournemouth  Bournemouth Echo

TO celebrate the paperback publication of Erebus: The Story of A Ship, Monty Python star and much-loved television globe-trotter Michael Palin…

Michael Palin to take one-man show on nationwide tour - Independent.ie 23 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Michael Palin to take one-man show on nationwide tour  Independent.ie

Sir Michael Palin will return to the stage for a live tour to celebrate the paperback release of his latest book.

Sir Michael Palin, Carol Morley and Matt Bomer among guests for Glasgow Film Festival 2019 as full programme announced - The Sunday Post 23 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Sir Michael Palin, Carol Morley and Matt Bomer among guests for Glasgow Film Festival 2019 as full programme announced  The Sunday Post

GLASGOW will have a touch of Hollywood glitz and glamour as the Glasgow Film Festival gets underway next month, with a host of premieres planned. The full ...

New Year Honour for Warriors fan Michael Palin - Falkirk Herald 2 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

New Year Honour for Warriors fan Michael Palin  Falkirk Herald

Stenhousemuir's celebrity supporter Michael Palin was included in the Queen's new year honours list for 2019. The Monty Python star and travel journalist was ...

Monty Python's Michael Palin to Be an Actual Knight - Comicbook.com 30 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Monty Python's Michael Palin to Be an Actual Knight  Comicbook.com

Forty-three years ago, Michael Palin led the Knights Who Say 'Ni!' in Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Now, he's about to become a knight in real life.As reported ...

Christopher Nolan, Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason and Michael Palin lead Queen’s New Year Honours - NME Live 29 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Christopher Nolan, Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason and Michael Palin lead Queen’s New Year Honours  NME Live

Dunkirk director Christopher Nolan and Monty Python icon Michael Palin are among the leading faces from the world of entertainment.

Michael Palin, Christopher Nolan, Thandie Newton and Margaret Atwood among culture figures named in 2019 New Year Honours - The Independent 29 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin, Christopher Nolan, Thandie Newton and Margaret Atwood among culture figures named in 2019 New Year Honours  The Independent

Michael Palin has joked that this is “the real thing” after it was revealed that the comedian and broadcaster will be appointed as Knight Bachelor. “I have been a ...

New Year Honours 2019: Twiggy, Palin and Pullman - BBC News 28 Dec 2018, 10:41 pm

New Year Honours 2019: Twiggy, Palin and Pullman  BBC News

The New Year Honours list for 2019 has been released - and fashion icon Twiggy, comedian Michael Palin and author Philip Pullman are among those being ...

News: Knighthood for comedian Michael Palin - Beyond The Joke 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

News: Knighthood for comedian Michael Palin  Beyond The Joke

Comedian Michael Palin has been awarded a knighthood in the New Year Honours. He is recognised for services to travel, culture and geography.

Michael Palin to celebrate knighthood with glass of Horlicks and then go to bed - Irish Examiner 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin to celebrate knighthood with glass of Horlicks and then go to bed  Irish Examiner

Michael Palin paid tribute to his fellow Monty Python stars as he became the first member of the revered comedy group to receive a knighthood. The comedian ...

Honours list 2019: The Queen recognises Jim Carter, Michael Palin and more stars this New Year - Evening Standard 28 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Honours list 2019: The Queen recognises Jim Carter, Michael Palin and more stars this New Year  Evening Standard

Downton Abbey favourite Jim Carter, actress Thandie Newton and Monty Python's Michael Palin are among a host of stars recognised by the Queen in the 2019 ...

What time is the Michael Palin: North Korea special edition on TV? - Radio Times 27 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

What time is the Michael Palin: North Korea special edition on TV?  Radio Times

Earlier this year Channel 5 viewers were treated to a real TV first, when veteran broadcaster and former Monty Python Michael Palin travelled to North Korea for ...

Page 13: John Cleese has silly walk-in role on Michael Palin’s Melbourne show - Herald Sun 14 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Page 13: John Cleese has silly walk-in role on Michael Palin’s Melbourne show  Herald Sun

When Paul Hogan calls, the cream of the worlds comedy are quick to come here to say gday.

Vic Reeves and Michael Palin set to star in new show on Hartlepool monkey legend - Hartlepool Mail 7 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Vic Reeves and Michael Palin set to star in new show on Hartlepool monkey legend  Hartlepool Mail

The infamous tale of the Hartlepool monkey is set to be retold in a radio show starring Vic Reeves and Michael Palin.

Michael Palin and Vic Reeves to tell famous Teesside story in BBC Christmas comedy - Gazette Live 6 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin and Vic Reeves to tell famous Teesside story in BBC Christmas comedy  Gazette Live

The story of the hanging of the Hartlepool monkey is the subject of a spy comedy radio play set for Christmas Day.

Book interview: Michael Palin's 'HMS Erebus - The Story of a Ship' - E&T Magazine 5 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Book interview: Michael Palin's 'HMS Erebus - The Story of a Ship'  E&T Magazine

Modest in size, but big in ambition, HMS Erebus was the most technologically advanced and tragic naval ship of British 19th-century polar exploration.

Michael Palin revealed as star of Scarborough book event: tickets on sale Friday - Scarborough Today 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin revealed as star of Scarborough book event: tickets on sale Friday  Scarborough Today

Television globetrotter and Monty Python legend Michael Palin will be headlining Books by the Beach next year. He will be appearing on at Scarborough Spa ...

Michael Palin to publish his North Korea journal : Other news 2018 - Chortle 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin to publish his North Korea journal : Other news 2018  Chortle

Michael Palin's journal of his trip to North Korea is to be published next year. The book will cover the two weeks he spent in the notoriously secretive dictatorship ...

Palin's North Korea journal to be published by Hutchinson - The Bookseller 3 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Palin's North Korea journal to be published by Hutchinson  The Bookseller

Hutchinson is set to publish Michael Palin's North Korea journal after associate publisher Nigel Wilcockson acquired the Monty Python member's account of his ...

TV review: Michael Palin visits North Korea - Stuff.co.nz 1 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

TV review: Michael Palin visits North Korea  Stuff.co.nz

A bemused Michael Palin is crowned with a haphazard wreath of leaves by a slightly over-excited North Korean and awkwardly shuffles off camera, muttering ...

Erebus by Michael Palin review – the story of Franklin's ship found on the Arctic seabed - The Guardian 24 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Erebus by Michael Palin review – the story of Franklin's ship found on the Arctic seabed  The Guardian

The explorer John Franklin – The Man Who Ate His Boots – set off to find the fabled Northwest Passage. Palin's account is full of wit and sympathy.

Michael Palin to star in Napoleonic spy comedy : News 2018 - Chortle 22 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin to star in Napoleonic spy comedy : News 2018  Chortle

Michael Palin, Vic Reeves, Toby Jones, Gina McKee and Monica Dolan are to star in a Christmas Day spy comedy on Radio 4. The Hartlepool Spy was written ...

Monty Python's Michael Palin Explains Why He's Obsessed with a Mysterious Boat - VICE 20 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Monty Python's Michael Palin Explains Why He's Obsessed with a Mysterious Boat  VICE

“I kind of get recognized as 'the traveler,'” Michael Palin says as he discusses the origins of his new book, Erebus. It's a recognition that's well earned. The former ...

Michael Palin performs at The Royal Free, Hampstead - Hampstead Highgate Express 8 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Michael Palin performs at The Royal Free, Hampstead  Hampstead Highgate Express

Michael Palin speaks about his travels around the world at the peter Samuel Theatre at the Royal Free Hospital in aid of Keat's Community Library. Picture: Polly ...

Monty Python star Michael Palin's new book on British ship Erebus takes you to ye olde sea life - The Globe and Mail 2 Nov 2018, 7:00 am

Monty Python star Michael Palin's new book on British ship Erebus takes you to ye olde sea life  The Globe and Mail

Michael Palin, famed maniac of the nonsensical Monty Python television skits of the 1970s, looks 10 years younger than 75. He is wiry and bouncy, neat and trim ...

Prelude to a disaster: Book from Monty Python's Michael Palin recalls early success of Franklin expedition ships - Ottawa Citizen 29 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Prelude to a disaster: Book from Monty Python's Michael Palin recalls early success of Franklin expedition ships  Ottawa Citizen

On a June evening, 300 guests in fancy dress boarded a Royal Navy ship in Australia to dine on chicken, pies, pastries and jellies, washed down with wine, port, ...

Monty Python's Michael Palin on laughter, human contact, and adventure on the high seas - Big Think 27 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Monty Python's Michael Palin on laughter, human contact, and adventure on the high seas  Big Think

Jason: I recently spent several hours on a transatlantic flight zooming in and out of the interactive map of the Earth on my seat's personal entertainment unit.

How Monty Python’s Michael Palin became fascinated with the doomed Franklin ship - Macleans.ca 19 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

How Monty Python’s Michael Palin became fascinated with the doomed Franklin ship  Macleans.ca

Michael Palin on the Erebus shipwreck resonates around the world: 'A dramatic, catastrophic failure is always a great story'

'Travisville,' Hillary Clinton in Song, Michael Palin, NJ's Plastic Problem | All Of It - WNYC 15 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

'Travisville,' Hillary Clinton in Song, Michael Palin, NJ's Plastic Problem | All Of It  WNYC

William Jackson Harper talks about the play, “Travisville,” which he wrote. Barbara Kingsolver dissects her new novel, Unsheltered. Rebecca Pronsky presents ...

Michael Palin scales Erebus: His voyage into polar history and its NZ connection - Noted 13 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin scales Erebus: His voyage into polar history and its NZ connection  Noted

He's back on screen with a travel series about North Korea and a role in drama Vanity Fair, but Michael Palin's biggest new project is a personal one – a book ...

It’s Canada’s greatest naval mystery — and Michael Palin has climbed aboard - Toronto Star 12 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

It’s Canada’s greatest naval mystery — and Michael Palin has climbed aboard  Toronto Star

Even before the Franklin expedition, Erebus became famous with a daring journey to Antarctica. This excerpt from Erebus: One ship, two epic voyages, and the ...

Out to sea - Michael Palin talks to Marian - RTE.ie 11 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Out to sea - Michael Palin talks to Marian  RTE.ie

From Monty Python to the ends of the earth, actor, author and presenter Michael Palin has done it all, and then gone back, and done some more...

My life as “The other Monty Python” - Courier Mail 5 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

My life as “The other Monty Python”  Courier Mail

COMING to Australia is a pleasure for Michael Palin, and he says its nice to be recognised and greeted in the street.

Michael Palin brings story of 'lost' ship to Shropshire - shropshirestar.com 5 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin brings story of 'lost' ship to Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

Former Monty Python star and now travel guru Michael Palin gave a sparkling talk about his latest book. Sue Austin was one of the lucky guests.

Michael Palin on HMS Erebus and the doomed Franklin Expedition of 1845 - BBC History Magazine 4 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin on HMS Erebus and the doomed Franklin Expedition of 1845  BBC History Magazine

Launched in 1826, the Royal Navy ship HMS Erebus was made famous by two major polar expeditions. From 1839-43 it undertook an Antarctic voyage ...

Michael Palin in Shropshire: Python's return to old haunts - shropshirestar.com 4 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin in Shropshire: Python's return to old haunts  shropshirestar.com

Comedian turned traveller and author Michael Palin returned to Shropshire – and said it was good to be back.

TV This Week, Sept. 30-Oct. 6: 'Michael Palin in North Korea,' 'Poldark' and more - Los Angeles Times 30 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

TV This Week, Sept. 30-Oct. 6: 'Michael Palin in North Korea,' 'Poldark' and more  Los Angeles Times

Broadcast, cable and streaming TV highlights for Sept. 30-Oct. 6 include "Michael Palin in North Korea" on the National Geographic Channel, "Poldark" on PBS, ...

Erebus: The Story of a Ship by Michael Palin – review - The Guardian 30 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Erebus: The Story of a Ship by Michael Palin – review  The Guardian

The TV star's vivid memoir of HMS Erebus and its epic polar expeditions is lively and diligent.

The week in TV: Michael Palin in North Korea; Vanity Fair; Bodyguard; Black Earth Rising; Maniac - The Guardian 30 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

The week in TV: Michael Palin in North Korea; Vanity Fair; Bodyguard; Black Earth Rising; Maniac  The Guardian

The former Python turned 75 in Kim country and Becky Sharp won Waterloo. Plus, a noirish fantasy from Netflix.

Michael Palin follows the Erebus – an historic ‘adventure’ with a tragic outcome - Spectator.co.uk 29 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin follows the Erebus – an historic ‘adventure’ with a tragic outcome  Spectator.co.uk

In May 1845, HMS Erebus and her sister ship HMS Terror set sail for the Arctic, never to be seen again. Erebus, named after a Greek god of darkness, was…

Has Michael Palin solved the mystery of the Erebus? - Telegraph.co.uk 29 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Has Michael Palin solved the mystery of the Erebus?  Telegraph.co.uk

Michael Kerr reviews Erebus: The Story of a Ship by Michael Palin. The founders of the Icehotel, which has been remade every winter since 1989 in the Swedish ...

TV Review: Michael Palin in North Korea + Manson: The Lost Tapes - The Courier 29 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

TV Review: Michael Palin in North Korea + Manson: The Lost Tapes  The Courier

Any Western journalist attempting to fully document the 'real' North Korea is on a hiding to nothing. Nevertheless, MICHAEL PALIN IN NORTH KOREA delivered ...

Radiohead’s Colin Greenwood Reviews New Michael Palin Book - Pitchfork 28 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Radiohead’s Colin Greenwood Reviews New Michael Palin Book  Pitchfork

Radiohead bassist Colin Greenwood has ventured into literary criticism, reviewing Michael Palin's Erebus: The Story of a Ship, about an ill-fated Arctic voyage, ...

Michael Palin in North Korea: Presenter speaks out on Kim Jong-un regime - Express.co.uk 27 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin in North Korea: Presenter speaks out on Kim Jong-un regime  Express.co.uk

MICHAEL PALIN IN NORTH KOREA airs its eye-opening conclusion on Channel 5 tonight where viewers will see the travel documentarian and presenter push ...

Nat Geo goes to North Korea with Michael Palin - TBI Vision 27 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Nat Geo goes to North Korea with Michael Palin  TBI Vision

National Geographic has acquired ITN Productions' one-off documentary North Korea From The Inside With Michael Palin (pictured). The US cable channel has ...

Monty Python’s Michael Palin on His Trip to North Korea and Fondness for Old Socks - The Wall Street Journal 26 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Monty Python’s Michael Palin on His Trip to North Korea and Fondness for Old Socks  The Wall Street Journal

The globe-trotting Monty Python alum explains why cheesy-looking socks are his spiritual talisman and how he becomes a different person when he travels.

Michael Palin 'felt quite sad' to leave North Korea after filming his new documentary - Buzz.ie 25 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin 'felt quite sad' to leave North Korea after filming his new documentary  Buzz.ie

The comedy actor-turned-presenter, who forged a successful second career touring the world, will head to North Korea for his first travelogue since 2012.

Q&A: Michael Palin, comic, author, TV presenter, 75 - The Australian 22 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Q&A: Michael Palin, comic, author, TV presenter, 75  The Australian

A BBC executive said recently that times had moved on from the six Oxbridge white blokes of Monty Python. Is political correctness ruining comedy I dont think ...

Michael Palin irks North Korean officials for having hands in pockets next to leaders' statues - The Telegraph 22 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin irks North Korean officials for having hands in pockets next to leaders' statues  The Telegraph

Michael Palin had to reshoot scenes for his North Korea documentary because he had his hands in his pockets, which was seen as “disrespectful”.

Michael Palin in North Korea review – a soothing look at a sinister regime - The Guardian 21 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin in North Korea review – a soothing look at a sinister regime  The Guardian

In the first of a three-part series, the avuncular ex-Python's tightly controlled visit captures the strangeness of the country – but not how sinister it is.

Erebus by Michael Palin — the story of the wreck found in 2014 - Financial Times 21 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Erebus by Michael Palin — the story of the wreck found in 2014  Financial Times

A timely account of Sir John Franklin's 1845 expedition to find a way through the Northwest Passage.

Michael Palin issues update on pal Terry Jones' dementia as he calls him 'unstoppable' - Express 21 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin issues update on pal Terry Jones' dementia as he calls him 'unstoppable'  Express

MICHAEL PALIN has taken to Facebook to update fans about the health of his friend Terry Jones, who is living with dementia. The English comedian and TV ...

Michael Palin talks about his compelling new book, Erebus: The Story Of A Ship - Saga Magazine News 21 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin talks about his compelling new book, Erebus: The Story Of A Ship  Saga Magazine News

HMS Erebus embarked on two of the most dramatic Polar expeditions in history - Antarctic exploration in 1839 then, six years later, an ill-fated voyage in search ...

Michael Palin wife: Is Michael Palin married? Who is Michael Palin’s wife? - Express 20 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin wife: Is Michael Palin married? Who is Michael Palin’s wife?  Express

MICHAEL PALIN IN NORTH KOREA is a new Channel 5 documentary set to be airing this evening. Ahead of the programme, here's everything you need to ...

Should we travel to North Korea? Michael Palin says ‘yes’ - Irish Examiner 18 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Should we travel to North Korea? Michael Palin says ‘yes’  Irish Examiner

It's human nature to wonder what lies beyond locked doors, so it's no surprise one of the world's most secretive states holds so much allure. Whether you agree ...

Michael Palin reveals fresh details on historic summit between Korean leaders Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in - Evening Standard 15 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin reveals fresh details on historic summit between Korean leaders Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in  Evening Standard

Michael Palin has told how North Koreans were transfixed at images showing their leader meeting South Korean president Moon Jae-in. The Monty Python star ...

Michael Palin: We could have been hostages if Trump said something - Belfast Telegraph 15 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin: We could have been hostages if Trump said something  Belfast Telegraph

Michael Palin may have travelled around the world in 80 days, but his latest journey is set to be his most.

Michael Palin interview: Monty Python's 50th, tales of a naval disaster and his Sheffield upbringing - 'I still feel I'm a lodger in London' - The Star 15 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin interview: Monty Python's 50th, tales of a naval disaster and his Sheffield upbringing - 'I still feel I'm a lodger in London'  The Star

As a Birkdale schoolboy fond of scouring the bookshelves at Sheffield's Central Library, Michael Palin always made a beeline for a certain type of story - heroic ...

Michael Palin on North Korea: You can't condemn a whole nation for their leaders - The Irish News 13 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin on North Korea: You can't condemn a whole nation for their leaders  The Irish News

Michael Palin might have a lengthy showbiz career under his belt – but there's plenty more to come, starting with another of his much-loved travelogues. He tells ...

When is Michael Palin's North Korea travel programme on TV? - Radio Times 11 Sep 2018, 11:00 am

When is Michael Palin's North Korea travel programme on TV?  Radio Times

The Monty Python actor was given unprecedented access for his Channel 5 documentary.

Michael Palin: ‘National treasure? I’m as grumpy as the next man’ - Telegraph.co.uk 10 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin: ‘National treasure? I’m as grumpy as the next man’  Telegraph.co.uk

Michael Palin's 75th birthday celebrations might not have suited your average pensioner. No party - complete with champagne and conga line - for the ...

Michael Palin: Celebrating a 50th is rather un-Python - Independent.ie 10 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin: Celebrating a 50th is rather un-Python  Independent.ie

Michael Palin says “something will happen” to celebrate Monty Python's 50th birthday – but marking a random year like 51.5 would be more appropriate.

Michael Palin heads downunder for stage show - Breakfast - ABC News 10 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin heads downunder for stage show - Breakfast  ABC News

Former Python Michael Palin to tour Australia in December with a special two-part show.

The Magazine Interview: Michael Palin on Monty Python, travel and how to stay married - The Times 9 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

The Magazine Interview: Michael Palin on Monty Python, travel and how to stay married  The Times

Confronted by the insurmountable cliff face of Michael Palin's niceness, you struggle to find the right question. How about: so, Michael, it is generally agreed that ...

Michael Palin, our King of the North - Express 9 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin, our King of the North  Express

It is easy to forget that Michael Palin had another career before he became our pre-eminent travelogue specialist. He was one of the famous Pythons of course, ...

Monty Python’s Michael Palin On How He Made A Film In North Korea - Deadline 7 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Monty Python’s Michael Palin On How He Made A Film In North Korea  Deadline

Michael Palin, co-founder of Monty Python and host of classic travelogue Around The World In 80 Days, tells Deadline how he ended up making a film in North ...

Michael Palin on Vanity Fair role, Monty Python and white Etonians in BBC comedy - Radio Times 2 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin on Vanity Fair role, Monty Python and white Etonians in BBC comedy  Radio Times

The Monty Python alumnus discusses playing the author of his favourite novel – and why Vanity Fair's protagonist is a heroine for modern times.

Monty Python's Michael Palin slams BBC political correctness - Daily Mail 28 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Monty Python's Michael Palin slams BBC political correctness  Daily Mail

Michael Palin has slammed the BBC's culture of political correctness after one of its comedy bosses said Monty Python were too 'white and Oxbridge' for modern ...

Stop that, it's silly: Michael Palin hits back at criticism of 'too white' Monty Python - The Times 28 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Stop that, it's silly: Michael Palin hits back at criticism of 'too white' Monty Python  The Times

Michael Palin has criticised the BBC's obsession with political correctness and hit back at the executive who claimed that the Monty Python troupe were too white ...

Michael Palin finds North Korea loves Monty Python - The Times 24 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin finds North Korea loves Monty Python  The Times

Laughter is an international language, even inside North Korea, as Michael Palin discovered when he showed a vintage Monty Python sketch to his minders in ...

Monty Python to missing ship: Michael Palin to feature at Dublin Festival of History - The Irish Times 24 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Monty Python to missing ship: Michael Palin to feature at Dublin Festival of History  The Irish Times

Broadcaster will discuss disappearance of HMS Erebus during an expedition to find Northwest Passage.

How Michael Palin Introduced North Korea to Monty Python - Hollywood Reporter 23 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

How Michael Palin Introduced North Korea to Monty Python  Hollywood Reporter

The much loved British funnyman and TV personality told the Edinburgh TV Festival about his new travel documentary set in the secluded country.

Geography a force for broadening the mind, says Michael Palin - The Guardian 5 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Geography a force for broadening the mind, says Michael Palin  The Guardian

The comedian and television presenter Michael Palin has praised the study of geography as a force for broadening the mind as *fresh* figures show a spike in ...

Michael Palin kept letter from chiropodist angry after he joked they only deal with verrucas - The Telegraph 4 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin kept letter from chiropodist angry after he joked they only deal with verrucas  The Telegraph

The Michael Palin archive at the British Library features some of the most significant moments in 20th century comedy, in notebooks filled with sketches from The ...

Unseen ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ Sketches Found in Michael Palin’s Archives - Decider 1 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Unseen ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’ Sketches Found in Michael Palin’s Archives  Decider

A Wild West bookshop and an amorous pink knight never made it into “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” alongside the killer rabbit of Caerbannog and the ...

Michael Palin named the greatest ever Yorkshireman : Punching Up 2018 - Chortle 1 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin named the greatest ever Yorkshireman : Punching Up 2018  Chortle

The county gave the world such monumental figures as politician William Wilberforce, physicist Joseph Priestley, Captain James Cook, the Bronte Sisters and ...

Michael Palin named greatest ever Yorkshireman, according to poll - The Independent 31 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin named greatest ever Yorkshireman, according to poll  The Independent

Funnyman Michael Palin has been named the greatest ever Yorkshireman, according to a poll. A poll of 2000 Brits saw nearly three in 10 select the Monty ...

What makes something funny? Just ask Michael Palin - The Press, York 18 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

What makes something funny? Just ask Michael Palin  The Press, York

SO, Michael Palin, what will you be discussing in your Great Yorkshire Fringe conversation with comedy historian Robert Ross at the Grand Opera…

Michael Palin granted 'unprecedented access' to North Korea for new travel series - The Independent 23 May 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin granted 'unprecedented access' to North Korea for new travel series  The Independent

Michael Palin may have travelled around the world in 80 days, but the comedian - nor many other Westerners – has ever ventured deep into North Korea.

Michael Palin explores North Korea in new travel series - Radio Times 22 May 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin explores North Korea in new travel series  Radio Times

The Monty Python legend was granted “unprecedented access” to the secretive state for a new Channel 5 documentary.

‘Monty Python’s Michael Palin Visits North Korea for New Travel Series - Anglophenia 21 May 2018, 4:35 pm

‘Monty Python’s Michael Palin Visits North Korea for New Travel Series  Anglophenia

Death of Stalin star Michael Palin was granted access to visit North Korea earlier this year, calling the trip an "eye-opener" and "an opportunity...

Michael Palin Heads to North Korea in TV Travel Doc - Hollywood Reporter 21 May 2018, 7:00 am

Michael Palin Heads to North Korea in TV Travel Doc  Hollywood Reporter

Two years in the making, the series saw the Monty Python legend visit the country just as the historic meeting between north and south took place.

Michael Palin Bio


English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter

May 05, 1943, (75 years old)

Michael Edward Palin

https://www.themichaelpalin.com/

Michael Palin
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