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John Cleese

Monty Python's John Cleese May File Lawsuit Against 'Fawlty Towers' Rip-Off

Monty Python's John Cleese May File Lawsuit Against 'Fawlty Towers' Rip-Off >>

John Cleese has lodged a few complaints regarding a "tribute" shows entitled The Faulty Towers Dining Experience by Imagination Workshop. A two-hour interactive show, Mr. Cleese aired his frustrations on Twitter, slamming the company for copyright infringement and stealing his core concept for monetary gain.

Tim Curry

Monty Python's Idle, Palin and Jones Lose 'Spamalot' Royalties to "Seventh Python" Mark Forstater >>

The surviving members of the British comedy troupe Monty Python lost a High Court battle on Friday over tens of thousands of pounds in royalties from their hit Broadway musical Spamalot.

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