Life Terry Jones from Monty Python Air Circus passed away By weekster Posted on January 23, 2020 1 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ British actor Terry Jones, known from the satire of Monty Python, died at the age of 77. English media reported that according to relatives he died on Tuesday in the presence of his wife Anna in London. The actor was seriously ill for years. In addition to being active in the satirical group Monty Python, he was also known as a writer, poet and maker of television programs. He has written many of the texts of Monty Python and directed the films The Holy Grail (1975), Life of Brian (1979) and The Meaning of Life (1983). The Monty Python group, made famous by surrealistic skits, started at the BBC in 1969 with Monthy Python’s Flying Circus. The ‘Pythons’ continued to work together for many years.