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Monty Python star Terry Jones dies, aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By Radio Times

Terry Jones has died at the age of 77, his agent has confirmed.
Born in Wales in February 1942, Jones was an actor, writer, comedian, director and historian best known for his work with the Monty Python comedy troupe.
A statement from Jones's family said: “We are deeply saddened to have to announce the passing of beloved husband and father, Terry Jones.
“Terry passed away on the evening of 21st January 2020 at the age of 77 with his wife Anna Soderstrom by his side after a long, extremely brave but always good humoured battle with a rare form of dementia, FTD.
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Terry Jones health: Star dies after ongoing battle with dementia - symptoms to be wary of

Terry Jones health: Star dies after ongoing battle with dementia - symptoms to be wary of

2 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

Terry Jones 77, who is best known for being of the Monty Python comedy group, passed away after a long battle with dementia yesterday. The comedy legend was diagnosed with a rare form of dementia back in 2015 - what was it?
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Monty Python star Terry Jones dies aged 77

Monty Python star Terry Jones dies aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77, his agent has said.
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Terry Jones's final interview with the aid of Monty Python co-star Michael Palin describes dementia battle, as star dies aged 77

Terry Jones's final interview with the aid of Monty Python co-star Michael Palin describes dementia battle, as star dies aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Terry's final interview was done with the aid of Michael Palin
Terry Jones's final interview was done with the aid of close friend Michael Palin, which detailed his battle with dementia - as news broke today of the Monty Python star's death aged 77.
The Monty Python star died yesterday with his wife Anna by his side, his family has confirmed.
A statement from his family read: ‘We are deeply saddened to have to announce the passing of beloved husband and father, Terry Jones.
‘Terry passed away on the evening of 21 January 2020 at the age of 77 with his wife Anna Soderstrom by his side...
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‘A true polymath': Family's tribute to Monty Python legend Terry Jones following death

‘A true polymath': Family's tribute to Monty Python legend Terry Jones following death

2 monthes ago   |   By The Courier

Comedy legend Terry Jones has died at the age of 77.
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Monty Python share laughs together in poignant tribute to Terry Jones following his death aged 77 from dementia

Monty Python share laughs together in poignant tribute to Terry Jones following his death aged 77 from dementia

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Terry Jones is remembered by fans as he passed away aged 77
Monty Python fans have flocked online to pay tribute to Terry Jones who has died aged 77 after a battle with dementia .
As fans from across the globe unite in their sadness, it's poignantly the laughs that Terry left behind that are leaving the biggest mark, as hundreds share their favourite sketches, characters and moments from the star's long career.
These include the Nude Organist - who since making its debut in 1971 has been revived for a new lease of life on the internet as a meme.
Mr Creosote, the overweight and demanding...
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Stephen Fry leads celeb tributes to Terry Jones as Monty Python legend dies aged 77

Stephen Fry leads celeb tributes to Terry Jones as Monty Python legend dies aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Terry has passed away aged 77
Celebrities and comics have been paying tribute to Terry Jones, following the Monty Python star's death aged 77.
Jones formed the iconic sketch group with Michael Palin, Eric Idle, John Cleese, Graham Chapman and Terry Gilliam, and was largely responsible for the surreal structure of Monty Python's Flying Circus.
He also directed Monty Python and The Holy Grail, Life of Brian and The Meaning of Life.
In the wake of the sad news, Twitter has been flooded with tributes to his comic genius.
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BREAKING Monty Python legend Terry Jones dies aged 77 after heartbreaking dementia battle

BREAKING Monty Python legend Terry Jones dies aged 77 after heartbreaking dementia battle

2 monthes ago   |   By The Mirror

Comedy legend Terry Jones dies aged 77 after heartbreaking dementia battle
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Terry Jones, Monty Python Star, Dies Aged 77

Terry Jones, Monty Python Star, Dies Aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By Huffington Post

Monty Python comedian Terry Jones has died, at the age of 77. The late actor and director's agent confirmed the news of his death on Wednesday afternoon. Terry was one of the founding members of the comedy trope, alongside Eric Idle, John Cleese and Graham Chapman. Together, they would go on to appear in films like Life Of Brian and The Meaning Of Life, which Terry directed, as well as starring in. In 2014, he and his co-stars reunited for a string of shows at London's O2 Arena. The following year, Terry was diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a form of dementia which affects...
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Terry Jones dead - Monty Python star and Life of Brian director passes away aged 77 after dementia battle

2 monthes ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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Terry Jones, Monty Python founder and Life of Brian director, dies aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Jones, who was diagnosed with dementia in 2015, was the main directing force in Python's films, as well a prolific creator of TV documentaries and children's books Terry Jones , founder member of Monty Python and director of three of Python's celebrated feature films, has died aged 77, his agent said. In 2016, Jones and his family revealed he had been diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia a year earlier, and he became a public face of the illness - appearing at a Bafta Cymru awards ceremony to highlight its effects and being interviewed in conjunction with longtime friend and collaborator...
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Monty Python's Terry Jones dies aged 77

Monty Python's Terry Jones dies aged 77

2 monthes ago   |   By The Telegraph


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Terry Jones dead - Monty Python star passes away aged 77 after dementia battle

2 monthes ago   |   By The Sun


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Monty Python star Terry Jones has died aged 77, his agent says 

Monty Python star Terry Jones has died aged 77, his agent says 

2 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

Terry Jones had suffered from a form of dementia that affected his ability to communicate but retained his reasoning function.
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Monty Python star Terry Jones dies aged 77 after dementia battle

Monty Python star Terry Jones dies aged 77 after dementia battle

2 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Terry Jones received a lifetime achievement award from BAFTA Cymru in 2016
Terry Jones has died aged 77 a long drawn out battle with dementia.
In 2015, the Monty Python star was diagnosed with frontotemporal dementia - an uncommon form of dementia which starts at a younger age, affects the front and sides of the brain and causes issues with behaviour and language.
While his co-star Michael Palin stuck by his side throughout his illness, Terry's mental capacity deteriorated fairly rapidly, with Michael admitting that his friend hardly recognised him and was barely able to speak during...
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