Michael Palin

  • BIOGRAPHY

Born: May 5, 1943
Presenter/comedian
Famous for: Trying to convince Monty Python co-star John Cleese his parrot is still alive

As a member of the legendary Monty Python comedy troupe, Michael Palin became one of Britain's best-loved entertainers. And after its members went their separate ways, he made his mark in a number of big screen comedies, including A Fish Called Wanda and Fierce Creatures, before becoming the UK's best-travelled presenter with the globetrotting series Around The World In 80 Days and Pole To Pole
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