Won 1 BAFTA Film Award.
Another 6 wins & 7 nominations.
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(TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 7 episodes)
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
(TV Series) (by - 8 episodes, 1976 - 1979) (written by - 1 episode, 1979)
The Two Ronnies
(TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes, 1971 - 1972) (written by - 6 episodes, 1973 - 1976)
Monty Python's Flying Circus
(TV Series) (1 episode, 1973) (written by - 44 episodes, 1969 - 1974) (additional material - 1 episode, 1969)
... (written by)
(TV Series) (sketch writer - 1 episode)
(key writer - uncredited)
(TV Series) (additional material - 4 episodes, 1968) (written by - 1 episode, 1969)
He appeared in the tribute to Spike Milligan
, "Spike Milligan: I Told You I Was Ill", at the Guildhall Theatre in London, England with Eric Sykes
, Kathy Burke
, John Dankworth
, Harry Enfield
, Eddie Izzard
, Terry Jones
, Cleo Laine
, Paul Merton
, John Sergeant
, Meera Syal
and Stephen Tompkinson
in the cast. George Martin
1 Print Biography |
7 Interviews |
10 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Michael Palin CBE | Montypython Flyingcircus | Michael Lapin | Michael Spam Palin | Michael C. Palinberg | Monty Python | The Usual Lot | Alan Michael Palin Whicker
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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I don't see why it should be remarkable that you can acquire a reputation for fairness and decency. Those are qualities shared by so many people. And the great majority of people I meet are decent people, just trying to navigate their way through the world without causing too much trouble.
He was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2000 Queen's Millennium Honors List for his services to television drama and travel documentaries.
Frequently the most abused, ill-fated characters in a given Monty Python sketch or film