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Terry Jones was born in Colwyn Bay, North Wales. His father was a bank clerk, mother - mistress of the house. He has an older brother, Nigel Jones (1940-). He studied at St. Edmund Hall College, Oxford University. In 1965, with his friend Michael Palin, he made The Late Show (1966) for television, which was his first success. Also, he wrote for ... See full bio »
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Known For

Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Monty Python and the Holy Grail Dennis's Mother / Sir Bedevere / Left Head / Prince Herbert / Cartoon Scribe
(1975)
Life of Brian
Life of Brian Mandy Cohen / Colin / Simon the Holy Man / Bob Hoskins / Saintly Passer-by / Alarmed Crucifixion Assistant
(1979)
The Meaning of Life
The Meaning of Life Bert / Fish #6 / Mum / Priest / Biggs / Sergeant / Man with Bendy Arms / Mrs. Brown / Mr. Creosote / Maria / Leaf Father / Fiona Portland-Smythe
(1983)
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Monty Python's Flying Circus Various / Nude Organist / Voice Over #2 / Judge / City Gent / Floor Manager / Inspector / Italian Teacher / Mrs. Scum / Pepperpot #3 / Porter / Second Interviewer / Various Roles / Vicar / Waiter / 'Blackmail' Address Reader / 'End of Show Department' Assistant / 3,000 Year Old Letter Writer / A Forestry Expert / A Gumby / A Sniveling Little Rat-Faced Git / African Native / Alan Whicker #2 / Albatross Person / Ali Bayan / Ali Byan / Animated Encyclopedia Salesman's Wife / Arthur 'Two Sheds' Jackson / Arthur Ewing / Arthur Frampton / Arthur Mee / Assistant Chief Constable Theresamanbehindyer / Audrey Equator / Barbara / Barry Zeppelin / Bespectacled Weedy-Lance Corporal / Bishop / Bovril / Brian / Brigadier Mainwaring Smith Smith Smith / Buckingham / Bumpkin / Captain / Cardinal Biggles / Chairman / Charles Dickens / Chief Constable / Chief Program Planner / Chris's Mother / Cinema Manager / Clerk / Commentator / Construction Foreman / Critic / Customer / Detective / Dino Vercotti / Dr. Bruce Genuine / Dr. Cream / Dr. Manette / Emma Hamilton / Englishman / Ensign Oates / Erik Njorl / Ewan McTeagle / Female Peasant / Fifth City Gent / Fifth Old Idiot / Film Director / First Doctor / First Judge's Friend / First Man / First Officer / First Reporter / First Robert / First Smith / First Tramp / Flasher / Fourth City Idiot / Fourth Sailor / Francisco Huron / Frank's Wife / Gentleman stripper / George / German General / German Sergeant / Giuseppe / Groom / Gumby #4 / Gumby Anesthetist / Gurt Svensson / Hamlet / Han / Harold Potter / Harold Voice / Harry / Heathcliff / Herbert Mental / Housewife / Ian Throat, MP / Inspector Davis / Intermission Announcer / Jack Casey / Japanese Man / Joke Corporal / Joseph Montgolfier / Judge Kilbraken / Karl / Karl Marx / Keith Maniac / Ken Buddha / Kevin Francis - Before / L.F. Dibley / Labienus / Lady Organs / Landlady / Larry / Less Naughty Chemist / Lord North / Ludovic Grayson / Magistrate / Male Fanshaw-Chumleigh / Man at Pub / Man in Bowler / Man in Bowler Hat / Man in Briefs / Man in Dirty Raincoat / Man in Registrar's Office / Man in Restaurant / Man on Right / Man on a roof / Man with Enormous Teeth / Man with Painful Tooth / Man with Pipe / Man with a cake stand screwed to his pelvis / Mary Podgorny / Matthew Padget / Member of RSFPTOTOOT / Messenger / Michael Baldwin / Michelangelo / Mr. Battersby / Mr. Bee / Mr. Burtenshaw / Mr. Cheap-Laugh / Mr. Chigger / Mr. Concrete / Mr. Entrail / Mr. Ford / Mr. Garibaldi / Mr. Gulliver / Mr. Horton / Mr. Jalin / Mr. Milton / Mr. Phelps / Mr. Spreaders / Mr. Thompson (Tinned Peach) / Mr. Tirpitz / Mr. Tussaud / Mr. Williams / Mrs. B / Mrs. Elizabeth III / Mrs. G. Pinnet / Mrs. Helmut / Mrs. Little / Mrs. Nellie Air-Vent / Mrs. Neves / Mrs. Non-Smoker / Mrs. S / Mrs. Scab / Mrs. Turpin / Mrs. Varley / Mrs. What-a-long-name-this-is-hardly-worth-typing-but-never-mind-it-doesn't-come-up-again / Mum / Napoleon / Neville Shunt / Nigel Watt / Norman Hackforth / Norman St. John Polevaulter / Our Hero / Paul Fox / Pepperpot #2 / Pepperpot Dad / Policeman with Wand / Politician / Post Office Clerk / Presiding General / Private / Professor / Professor Lucien Kastner / Queen Victoria / RSM Urdoch / Real Store Manager / Reverend Charlie 'Drooper Hyper-Squawk Smith / Reverend Ronald Simms / Robert / Roman Centurion / Ron Obvious / Ronald Rodgers / Scrap Man / Second Booth / Second City Gent / Second Coal Miner / Second Eskimo / Second Expert / Second Gumby / Second Knight / Second Mrs. Zambesi / Second Pepperpot / Second Radio Announcer / Second Undertaker / Second Writer / Second Young Man / Secretary of State for Commonwealth Affairs / Sgt. Duckie / Shakespearean Character / Shopkeeper / Signalman / Silly Walker / Sir Robert Eversley's Singing Voice / Soldier / Spam Waitress / Spanish Dancer / Squire / Stig / Superintendant Harry 'Snapper' Organs / Superintendent Harry 'Boot-In' Swalk / Sviastoslav Richter / TV Announcer / Terry / The Amazing Mystico / The Bishop / The Nude Organist / The Prince of Wales / Third Doctor / Third Official / Third Superman / Tidwell / Toad / Tobacconist / Toupee Manager / Trapper / Tudor Job Agency Assistant / Unnamed vox pop man #1 / Varoius / Vera Jackson / Very, Very, Very Stupid Policeman / Viking / Voice of Ant Expert / Wife / William Wordsworth / Woman in a Pram / Woman journalist / man in a green baize apron
(1969-1974)

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 2009-2011 The Legend of Dick and Dom (TV Series)
Narrator
- Home (2011) ... Narrator (voice)
- The Cabbage Ball Secret (2011) ... Narrator (voice)
- Cabbage Ball Run (2011) ... Narrator (voice)
- The Numbskull of the Beast (2011) ... Narrator (voice)
- Forget Me Nuts (2011) ... Narrator (voice)
 2001-2010 Comedy Lab (TV Series)
Handyman / Knife
- Hung Out (2010) ... Handyman
- Knife & Wife (2001) ... Knife (voice)
 2002-2003 Dinotopia (TV Series)
Messenger Bird
- Car Wars (2003) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
- LeSage (2003) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
- Night of the Wartosa (2002) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
- The Big Fight (2002) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
- The Matriarch (2002) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
 2002 Dinotopia (TV Mini-Series)
Messenger Bird
- Part 3 (2002) ... Messenger Bird (voice, credit only)
- Part 2 (2002) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
- Part 1 (2002) ... Messenger Bird (voice)
 2000 The Boy in Darkness (TV Short)
Storyteller
 1999 Python Night: 30 Years of Monty Python (TV Movie documentary)
Arthur Ewing / Salesman / BBC Crewmember / ...
 1993 Jackanory (TV Series)
Reader
- The Slow Ogre (1993) ... Reader
 1992 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series)
Marcello
- Barcelona, May 1917 (1992) ... Marcello
 1984 The Young Ones (TV Series)
Drunk Vicar
- Nasty (1984) ... Drunk Vicar
 1980 Peter Cook & Co. (TV Movie)
Various Characters
 1978 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Orson Welles' director
- Michael Palin/Eugene Record (1978) ... Orson Welles' director (voice, uncredited)
 1976 Ripping Yarns (TV Series)
Mr. Ellis / Bear / Mr. Moodie / ...
- Tomkinson's Schooldays (1976) ... Mr. Ellis / Bear / Mr. Moodie / ...
 1969-1974 Monty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series)
Various / Nude Organist / Voice Over #2 / ...
- Party Political Broadcast (1974) ... Mr. Garibaldi / Lady Organs / Male Fanshaw-Chumleigh / ...
- Mr. Neutron (1974) ... Scrap Man / Mr. Entrail / Second Eskimo / ...
- Hamlet (1974) ... Hamlet / Dr. Bruce Genuine / Robert / ... (voice)
- The Light Entertainment War (1974) ... First Tramp / Reverend Charlie 'Drooper Hyper-Squawk Smith / Bovril / ...
- Michael Ellis (1974) ... Real Store Manager / Chris's Mother / Man in Restaurant / ...
 1972 Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus (TV Series)
Albrecht Dürer Singer / First Frenchman / Hitchhiker / ...
- Blödeln für Deutschland (1972) ... Albrecht Dürer Singer / First Frenchman / Hitchhiker / ...
 1971 Euroshow 71 (TV Movie)
Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus)
 1969 A Christmas Night with the Stars (TV Series)
Various - Monty Python's Flying Circus segment
- Episode dated 25 December 1969 (1969) ... Various - Monty Python's Flying Circus segment
 1967-1969 Do Not Adjust Your Set (TV Series)
Various Characters / Various
- Episode #2.13 (1969) ... Various Characters
- Episode #2.5 (1969) ... Various
- Episode #2.4 (1969) ... Various
- Episode #2.3 (1969) ... Various
- Episode #2.2 (1969) ... Various
 1969 Marty (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode dated 17 March 1969 (1969) ... Various Characters
 1968 Broaden Your Mind (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #1.6 (1968) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.3 (1968) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.2 (1968) ... Various Characters
 1967-1968 Twice a Fortnight (TV Series)
Various Characters
- The Best of Twice a Fortnight (1968) ... Various Characters (as Terence Jonesprod)
- Or Now or Never (1967) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.9 (1967) ... Various Characters
- Or Even Before Alan Melville (1967) ... Various Characters
- Or Peter West Lives! (1967) ... Various Characters
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Show Show Self: TV (100 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Michael Palin and his pantomime, "Beauty and the Beast", was performed at the Colchester Theatre in Colchester, Essex, England with Sheila Ferris, Eilian Wyn, Monica Stewart, Roger Foss, Brian Walton, William Maxwell, Gilbert Vernon, Celia Imrie and Sally Tinker in the cast. David Buxton was the director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Montypython Flyingcircus | Spam Terry Jones | Terry C. Jonesberg | Terence Jonesprod | Monty Python | The Usual Lot | Alan Whicker | Torn Jersey [5.5]

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on the death of Graham Chapman, who died on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the "Monty Python" comedy troupe]: I thought it was in terribly bad taste for him to die when he did. The worst case of party-pooping I've ever seen. See more »

Trivia:

Has been diagnosed with Primary Progressive Aphasia, a type of dementia. This disease erodes the brains ability to use language and eventually speech becomes impossible. See more »

Nickname:

Jonesy

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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