Won 1 BAFTA Film Award.
Another 5 wins & 7 nominations.
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(TV Mini-Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
(TV Series) (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)
Contributed to "The Which? Good Food Guide 2006"
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)
Did You Know?
No, I don't think [my father] quite... got Monty Python's Flying Circus
(1969). Also, he was developing Parkinson's and the medication was giving him hallucinations. Graham Chapman
was a medical man, as you know. He was fascinated by the fact that my father was seeing hamsters running up his trouser leg. In fact, my mother would have to retrieve them and put them in a bag ... I was grateful then ...
Children: Thomas (b. 1969), William (b. 1971) and Rachel (b. 1975)
Silly characters undone mainly by their own foolishness