Self-help book "Families and How to Survive Them" with Robyn Skinner (his psychoanalyst).
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Most of the bad taste I've been accused of has been generic bad taste; it's been making fun of an idea as opposed to a person. Oddly enough, the one or two jokes I really regret on Python are the more personal ones. We did have this thing about David Hemmings
... something about him being played by a piece of wood. At the end there was a voice-over saying: "David Hemmings
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John's father's name was Reg Cleese but his grandfather was named John Edwin Cheese. His father changed his name when he joined the British army in 1915.
Usually plays uptight or overbearing comic characters.