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The Testing of Eric Olthwaite , by Palin and Python co-star Terry Jones. A boy so boring that his family runs away acquires notoriety after meeting a bank robber. First shown on BBC2

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Eric Olthwaite
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Terry Jones.

Palin stars alongside John Cleese, Graham Chapman, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle and Terry Jones in The Cycling Tour, from the comic pioneers' third series, originally shown in 1972.
(First shown on BBC1)

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John Cleese
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Graham Chapman
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Terry Gilliam
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Eric Idle
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Terry Jones

John Cleese, Bob Geldof, Alan Bennett, Jennifer Saunders, Stephen Fry, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, Ruby Wax, Lenny Henry, Phil Collins,
Rowan Atkinson and Sting star in a look back at Amnesty International's ground-breaking comedy show.

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John Cleese
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Bob Geldof
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Alan Bennett
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Jennifer Saunders
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Stephen Fry
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Terry Jones
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Terry Gilliam
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Lenny Henry
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Phil Collins
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Rowan Atkinson

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BBC Four reflects arts, music and culture with an ambitious range of intellectually and culturally enriching programmes, taking an expert and in-depth approach to its subjects.

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