Just as unexpected as the Spanish Inquisition, IFC
will be airing a six-part documentary to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Monty Python's Flying Circus
The six-part documentary Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut)
airs Oct. 4-10 and features John Cleese
, Terry Gilliam
, Eric Idle
, Terry Jones
and Michael Palin
, who, along with founding member Graham Chapman
created groundbreaking humor with such sketches as "The Ministry of Silly Walks" and "The Upper Class Twit of the Year."
IFC's Python Week also will include airings of the films Monty Python And The Holy Grail
, Monty Python's Life of Brian
and Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl.