22 wins & 26 nominations.
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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)
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(TV Series) (writer)
Directed music video "A Little Less Conversation (Remix)" to Elvis Presley
2 Biographical Movies |
3 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)
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[on current Hollywood blockbuster movies] You just sit there and watch the explosions. I couldn't tell you what the movie was about. The movie hammers the audience into submission. They are influenced by video games, but in video games at least you are immersed; in these movies you are left out. In films, there's so much overt fantasy now that I don't watch a lot because everything is possible ...
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