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Holy Flying Circus

In 1979, Monty Python made Life of Brian and the debate about what is an acceptable subject for comedy was blown wide open. This is a fantastical re-imagining of the build-up to the release of the film and the controversy it caused.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Thu 26 Jun 2014 23:00

Credits

Role Contributor
John CleeseDarren Boyd
Michael PalinCharles Edwards
Eric Idle/Disciple/RabbiSteve Punt
Terry JonesRufus Jones
Graham ChapmanTom Fisher
Terry GilliamPhil Nichol
Barry AtkinsSimon Greenall
US News Reporter/BBFC RepRobin Sebastian
Nun/Montage WomanBelinda Stewart-Wilson
Black Panther/Montage ManMicah Balfour
Harry Balls/News VendorPaul Chahidi
Prod Person/Sam LowryIan Bonar
PA to Head of Rude WordsSelina Griffiths
Alan Dick/Desmond LovelyJason Thorpe
Dog Walker/PetitionerGeoff McGivern
Andrew ThorogoodMark Heap
BBC Head of Rude WordsAlex MacQueen
Gareth Nice/Angry ViewerDavid Birrell
Bernard Barnard QCRupert Vansittart
Richard KleinMartin Marquez
Malcolm MuggeridgeMichael Cochrane
BBC Head of Firing/CabbieKim Wall
Mervyn StockwoodRoy Marsden
Archbishop of YorkJames Laurenson
Tim RiceTom Price
GodStephen Fry
ProducerPolly Leys
ProducerKate Norrish
Executive ProducerMatthew Read
DirectorOwen Harris
WriterTony Roche

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