Terry Gilliam

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Ian Lightfoot, foreground, is voiced by Tom Holland

Not too far into this underwhelming new Pixar film, the main character, a weedy elf named Ian (voiced by Tom Holland at his squeakiest) makes a check (...)

Ryan Tubridy got more political than he meant to last week. Photograph: RTÉ

As he surveys the papers at the start of his show, Ryan Tubridy has some good news for those already suffering from election fatigue. “Obviously it’s (...)

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote: Adam Driver and Jonathan Pryce star

A year and a half ago, we assembled in Cannes to confirm that Terry Gilliam’s The Man Who Killed Don Quixote actually existed. Aware that the director(...)

1979: Terry Jones, star of Monty Python’s Flying Circus directed and starred in Monty Python’s Life Of Brian. Photograph: Evening Standard/Getty Images

What The Beatles were to British music, Monty Python were to British comedy and it is no great stretch to view founding member Terry Jones, who has di(...)

Terry Jones: the Monty Python comedian suffered from primary progressive aphasia, which affects the ability to communicate. Photograph: Myung Jung Kim/PA

The Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77. The actor and comedian, who had dementia, directed some of the comedy troupe’s most-loved(...)

JoJo  has an imaginary friend - a dopey, goofy rubber-faced Hitler, played by Waititi himself

Taika Waititi is the director of the hugely popular Hunt for The Wilderpeople and Boy, both of which showcase his own heartfelt whimsical comedy, and (...)

Mia Wasikowska in Judy & Punch

IT’S A DECADE SINCE MIA WASIKOWSKA BECAME PROPERLY FAMOUS, AS THE LEAD IN DISNEY’S $1BN HIT ALICE IN WONDERLAND. AND ALTHOUGH THE AUSTRALIAN ACTOR (...)

Monty Python’s Flying Circus: the group first appeared on the BBC on October 5th, 1969. Photograph: BBC

In a memo sent in 1969, the BBC head of comedy seems to have lost his sense of humour. “Please will you have a word with the writers?” said Michael Mi(...)

Terry Gilliam: the director said  David Attenborough is the only public figure he trusts. Photograph: Ettore Ferrari/EPA

Terry Gilliam has said he disagrees with the way his friend and fellow Monty Python member John Cleese sees the world, following comments from the lat(...)

Jim Jarmusch with Adam Driver, Selena Gomez, Bill Murray, Chloë Sevigny, Tilda Swinton and Luka Sabbat. Photograph: Julien Mignot/New York Times

YOU CAN READ THE FILM-MAKER’S PERSONALITY IN HIS DEADPAN, SARDONIC CINEMA. HE DOESN’T SOUND EXACTLY HAPPY – BUT HE’S NOT IN DESPAIR EITHER Here (...)

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