Terry Jones Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

3rd July 2014

Tweet: "Much tighter show tonight. With a great crowd. Terry J cut his face open in the first sketch. Just a flesh wound. We may keep it in..." Eric Idle reveals Terry Jones was injured during Monty Python's second show of their comeback residency at London's O2 Arena on Wednesday (02Jul14). The run opened on Tuesday night (01Jul14) to mixed reviews.

27th January 2012

Quote: "We're putting pressure on him. I think he thinks we're not grateful enough for the amount of money he's made for us from (musical) Spamalot." Terry Jones fears his new animated film Absolutely Anything won't be a full reunion for the existing members of the Monty Python comedy troupe - because Eric Idle has yet to sign on. Jones will direct the film with animator Terry Gilliam and John Cleese and Michael Palin will voice alien characters.

11th April 2011

Quote: "It's like a miracle, an impossible event in a world where entropy is endemic. I hope I live to 110. But my other kids will be in their 70s!" Actor Terry Jones is not worried about being an older father - the 69 year old has two grown-up children, while his youngest daughter, Siri, is just 19 months old.

11th April 2011

Quote: "I've only occasionally found Python funny. I used to watch in trepidation at things that didn’t work wondering if no-one would laugh. Terry Gilliam covered the cracks so wonderfully." Actor Terry Jones reveals he didn't always find his TV series Monty Python humorous.

27th October 2006

Quote: "Unfortunately, my illness is not nearly bad enough to sell many newspapers." Monty Python star Terry Jones on why his cancer battle has largely escaped the media spotlight.

18th October 2006

Quote: "I feel very nervous, very worried about it all. I just hope it's going to be OK. My mortgage depends on it." Monty Python star Terry Jones jokes before the West End premiere of SPAMALOT last night (17OCT06).

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