The cult classic comedy troupe Monty Python begins rehearsals for their first live performance in 15 years. Monty Python Live (mostly) reunites John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones and Michael Palin, with Carol Cleveland, in July at London's O2 Arena. The final performance will be televised on the UK's Gold channel.
Comedian and Daily Show veteran John Oliver will work with Monthy Python greats in a new flick called Absolutely Anything. Former Monty Python member Terry Jones collaborated recently with Gavin Scott to write the film, who told Deadline that the final product will include “aliens, a goofy Brit, a talking dog and buckets of silliness.” […]