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Terry Jones

Terry Jones was born in Colwyn Bay, North Wales. His father was a bank clerk, mother - mistress of the house. He has an older brother, Nigel Jones (1940-). He studied at St. Edmund Hall College, Oxford University. In 1965, with his friend Michael Palin, he made The Late Show (1966) for television, which was his first success. Also, he wrote for many other TV shows, such as: The Kathy Kirby Show (1964), Late Night Lineup (1964) (with Palin), Complete and Utter History of Britain (1969) (with Palin). But Jones' greatest success was the zany Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969) (1969-74) (with Palin, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle).

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Feb 1, 1942 In Colwyn Bay, Wales, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Two Ronnies 1971-04-10
Latest Project:
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014-02-17

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 4 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Monty Python's Flying Circus
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
The Amazing Race Australia Unknown 2011-05-16
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Barbarians Self - Presenter 4 episodes, 2006 2006-05-26
Himalaya with Michael Palin Unknown 2004
Dinotopia Messenger Bird 3 episodes, 2002 2002-05-12
The Young Ones Unknown 1998-03-30
Ancient Inventions Self - Host 3 episodes, 1998 1998-09-13
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Space Ghost Coast to Coast Unknown 1994-04-15
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Unknown 1992-03-04
Monty Python's Flying Circus Various / ... 45 episodes, 1969-1974 1991-08-01
Around the World in 80 Days Unknown 1989-10-11
Ripping Yarns Bear / ... 1976-01-07
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
The Two Ronnies Unknown 1971-04-10