Nominated for 1 Oscar.
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Monty Python's Flying Circus
(TV Series) (1 episode, 1973) (written by - 41 episodes, 1969 - 1974) (additional material - 1 episode, 1969) (conceived and written by - 1 episode, 1969)
... (written by)
(TV Series) (writer)
Directed The Secret Tournament TV commercial for Nike (2002)
2 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
22 Interviews |
12 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Montypython Flyingcircus | Terry Spam Sausage Spam Egg Gilliam | Terry Terry Whicker Alan Gilliam | Terry Whicker Gilliam | Terry [Egg on Face] Gilliam | Terry C. Gilliamberg | Monty Python | Marty Rigelli | The Usual Lot
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
It happens with every film. There comes a part where the money and the creative elements all come crashing together. Everybody's under a lot of pressure, and everybody is panicking about what works and what doesn't. And the studios and the money always have one perspective and the creative people have another one, and usually what happens is a lot of compromises get made.
He and John Cleese
are the only members of 'Monty Python' to be nominated for Oscars. Coincidentally, they were both for Best Original Screenplay, Gilliam for Brazil
(1985) and Cleese for A Fish Called Wanda
(1988). Both screenplays did not win their Oscars, and both films featured Michael Palin
Often features people/animals bursting through walls or ceilings