Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Michael Palin Life Story Interview…
Michael Palin is an English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter known for being one of the members of the comedy group Monty Python and for his travel documentaries.
In April 2014 Michael announced a one man show UK theatre tour in 2014 as well as the Monty Python arena tour.
Palin wrote most of his comedic material with Terry Jones. Before Monty Python, they had worked on other shows such as the Ken Dodd Show, The Frost Report, and Do Not Adjust Your Set.
Palin appeared in some of the most famous Python sketches, including “Argument Clinic”, “Dead Parrot”, “The Lumberjack Song”, “The Spanish Inquisition”, and “The Fish-Slapping Dance”.
Alex talks to Michael via YouTube about his incredible life and career:
Palin continued to work with Jones after Python, co-writing Ripping Yarns. He has also appeared in several films directed by fellow Python Terry Gilliam and made notable appearances in other films such as A Fish Called Wanda, for which he won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. In a 2005 poll to find The Comedians’ Comedian, he was voted the 30th favourite by fellow comedians and comedy insiders
A rare interview with a comedy legend and man with more air miles than Simon Cowell!
Recorded Jan 4th 2011 by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio