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)
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.
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7 Interviews |
10 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
Michael Palin CBE | Montypython Flyingcircus | Michael Lapin | Michael Spam Palin | Michael C. Palinberg | Mikael Palinski | Monty Python | The Usual Lot | Alan Michael Palin Whicker
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
I met [John Cleese] on The Frost Report
(1966), after which he was offered all sorts of things, but he rang me up instead, and decided to do Python. Which was quite a risk, for a man so driven by success. When we were collaborating, the only question was: does this work or not? He was very funny, and he appreciated good writing from others. So that was fine. Until the third series, when John ...
Wrote and acted for Oxford's equivalent of the Cambridge Footlights.
Silly characters undone mainly by their own foolishness