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Monty Python's Terry Jones Diagnosed with a Rare Form of Dementia

23 September 2016 2:50 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Terry Jones, who co-directed and co-wrote Monty Python and the Holy Grail and is known for his founding part in British comedy group Monty Python, has been diagnosed with a rare form of dementia, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced in a statement Friday. Jones, 74, is being awarded with the BAFTA Special Award for Outstanding Contribution to Film and Television for his contributions to the film and television industries. A representative for Jones released the following statement on behalf of the BAFTA-nominated actor, writer and director: "Terry has been diagnosed with Primary Progressive Aphasia, a variant of Frontotemporal Dementia. »

- Natalie Stone, @natalie_j_stone

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Monty Python's Terry Jones Diagnosed with a Rare Form of Dementia

23 September 2016 2:50 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Terry Jones, who co-directed and co-wrote Monty Python and the Holy Grail and is known for his founding part in British comedy group Monty Python, has been diagnosed with a rare form of dementia, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced in a statement Friday. Jones, 74, is being awarded with the BAFTA Special Award for Outstanding Contribution to Film and Television for his contributions to the film and television industries. A representative for Jones released the following statement on behalf of the BAFTA-nominated actor, writer and director: "Terry has been diagnosed with Primary Progressive Aphasia, a variant of Frontotemporal Dementia. »

- Natalie Stone, @natalie_j_stone

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