Comedian, writer, and one of the six members of Monty Python. He played the lead roles in the Pythons' two narrative feature films: Holy Grail and Life of Brian.
He attended Emmanuel College before attending St Bartholomew's Medical College. He and
His memoir, A Liar's Autobiography, was published in 1980.
He was one of the first celebrities to come out publicly after he admitted he was a homosexual on an english talk show. David Sherlock, a writer, was his partner from 1966 until his death 23 years later.
He was in Monty Python with Eric Idle.