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(TV Special documentary) (skit "Merchant Banker")
Monty Python's Flying Circus
(TV Series) (written by - 43 episodes, 1969 - 1974) (creator - 1 episode, 1973) (additional material - 1 episode, 1969) (conceived and written by - 1 episode, 1969)
... (written by)
Doctor at Large
(TV Series) (by - 5 episodes, 1971) (written by - 3 episodes, 1971) (with - 1 episode, 1971)
(TV Series) (additional material - 4 episodes, 1968) (written by - 1 episode, 1969)
Yellowbeard (2005) The long out of print novel combined with previously unseen 1st draft screenplay, with photos and history of the project. Constable & Robinson Books (UK), Carroll & Graf Books (US)
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
8 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Graham Spam Spam Spam Chapman | Graham Whicker Chapman | Graham C. Chapmanberg | Graham C. Chapmansberg | Montypython Flyingcircus | Monty Python | Hamrag Rachman | The Usual Lot | Jim Viles
6' 3¾" (1.93 m)
Did You Know?
We don't deliberately set out to offend. Unless we feel it's justified. And in the case of certain well-known religions, it was justified.
According to John Cleese
, his writing partner before and during Monty Python, Cleese himself did most of the actual writing while Chapman sat back quietly smoking his pipe not saying anything for long periods of time before throwing out an idea that often changed the course of the script for the better. Case in point, Cleese's original idea for the dead parrot sketch was that of a man trying to ...
Often cast as comical authority figures (most notably the Colonel)