Sold by: Amazon. A stunningly witty exploration of the American landscape -- not to mention a brilliant comic's mind -- this diary is chock-full of everything you ever wanted to know about Eric Idle, Monty Python, America, and sleeping on a bus. In these pages, the sixth-nicest Python is cheeky, touching, and funny when recounting the riotous tales of his beginnings, his affectionate reminiscences of his fellow Pythons, traveling the world, and taking us backstage at the smash Broadway hit Spamalot. Fascinating, moving, at times even amusing, this book will dramatically improve your sex life, will make you feel intelligent and charming within the first several pages, and after a few chapters, will permanently eliminate all your personal or health problems. So come experience eighty days, 15, miles, and forty-nine cities as you never have before! Skip to main content Eric Idle. Something went wrong. Please try your request again later. Eric Idle is a comedian, actor, author, and singer-songwriter who found immediate fame on television with the sketch-comedy show Monty Python's Flying Circus.
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He appeared on stage in "Oh! A master of wordplay, Idle portrayed a chat show guest who speaks entirely in anagrams, as well as a man who helps people learn to finish their own sentences. Among his other memorable characters were a children's storyteller shocked by his book's scandalous content; an insinuating pub patron who tries to tease out a fellow patron's sex life; Bruce, the Australian academic whose passions include philosophy and beer; a travel agent customer who rants unceasingly about bad experiences abroad; TV personality Timmy Williams whose resemblance to David Frost was entirely coincidental , and award show host Dickie Attenborough; matriarch of the award-winning East Midlands Most Awful Family Lower-Middle-Class Section ; an RAF pilot with appallingly bad banter; the not-quite-so-brave Sir Robin; and Stan, who wants to be called Loretta. He most recently created and directed the Pythons' reunion show at the O2 Arena. By David Morgan,