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Graham Chapman

Graham Arthur Chapman (8 January 1941 – 4 October 1989) was an English comedian, physician, writer, and actor and one of the six members of the Monty Python comedy troupe. He was also the lead actor in their two narrative films, playing King Arthur in Monty Python and the Holy Grail and Brian in Monty Python's Life of Brian. He co-authored and starred in the film Yellowbeard. Chapman was born in Leicester but was raised in nearby Melton Mowbray. After graduating from Emmanuel College, Cambridge and St Bartholomew's Medical College, he turned down a career as a doctor to be a comedian. Chapman died of cancer on 4 October 1989.


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Born:
Jan 8, 1941 In Leicester, Leicestershire, England
Movie/TV Credits:
36
First Appeared:
In the series At Last the 1948 Show 1967-02-15
Latest Project:
Series Monty Python: Live at Aspen 2018
Known For
Poster of Python Night – 30 Years of Monty Python
Poster of The Crimson Permanent Assurance
Poster of The Odd Job
Poster of Out of the Trees
Filmography
Series Monty Python: Live at Aspen Unknown 2018
Series Python Night – 30 Years of Monty Python Unknown 2017-07-14
Movie Anatomy of a Liar Himself 2012-10-26
Movie A Liar's Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman Himself (voice) 2012-09-08
Series Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut) Himself 2009-10-18
Movie The Secret Life of Brian Himself 2007-01-01
Series Monty Python's Personal Best 2006-02-22
Movie Monty Python's Flying Circus - Graham Chapman's Personal Best Various 2006-01-01
Movie The Complete Monty Python's Flying Circus 16-Ton Megaset 2005-09-27
Movie Remember the Secret Policeman's Ball? Himself 2004-11-15
Movie Life of Python Various Roles (archive footage) (uncredited) 1990-01-01
Movie Monty Python: Parrot Sketch Not Included Himself 1989-11-18
Movie Jake's Journey Sir George / Queen 1988-01-01
Movie Still Crazy Like A Fox Detective Inspector Palmer 1987-04-05
Movie Yellowbeard Captain Yellowbeard 1983-06-24
Movie The Meaning of Life Diverse Rollen 1983-03-31
Movie The Crimson Permanent Assurance Chairman (uncredited) 1983-01-01
Movie Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl Various Roles 1982-06-25
Movie The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Himself - Various Roles 1982-09-23
Series The Big Show Unknown 1980-03-04
Movie Life of Brian Brian Cohen 1979-08-17
Movie The Pythons: Somewhere in Tunisia, Circa A.D. 1979 Himself 1979-06-20
Movie The Odd Job Arthur Harris 1978-08-31
Movie Pleasure at Her Majesty's Himself 1976-12-29
Movie Out of the Trees 1976-01-10
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail King Arthur / Voice of God / Middle Head / Hiccoughing Guard 1975-03-14
Movie Monty Python's Fliegender Zirkus Various Roles 1971-01-01
Movie And Now for Something Completely Different Brother / Policeman / Defence attorney / British pedestrian / Mr. Harrison (Apricot) / The Colonel / 'Hell's Grannies' policeman / Jimmy Blankensop / Sir Edward Ross / Restaurant patron #1 / Letter Writer / Oliver St. John Mollusk / Mountie / Town Guild L 1971-09-28
Movie The Statue News reader 1971-01-27
Movie Euroshow 71 Various (as Montypython Flyingcircus) 1971-05-01
Movie Doctor in Trouble Roddy 1970-06-16
Movie The Magic Christian Oxford Crew 1969-12-12
Series Monty Python's Flying Circus 1969-10-05
Movie How to Irritate People Various 1969-01-21
Series At Last the 1948 Show 1967-02-15