Monty Python's 10 best sketches

Anticipating a reunion, revisit some of the legendary British comedy troupe's most popular sketches

By Prachi Gupta

Published November 21, 2013 10:24PM (EST)

   (Jim Ross/invision/ap)
(Jim Ross/invision/ap)

Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Eric Idle, John Cleese and Michael Palin are returning to the stage once more as Monty Python come July 2014. The five remaining members will perform some of their most famous sketches -- though with a "modern, topical" twist -- along with new material. In a Reddit AMA, Gilliam, Idle and Jones shared their favorite sketches, but our guess is that they'll also perform a few of these 10 classics when they take the stage in London:

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Prachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on pop culture. Follow her on Twitter at @prachigu or email her at

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