Monty Python Trivia

Test your Monty Python knowledge skills.

Points available: 10


How many of the members of Monty Python are British?

  • A) Six
  • B) Five
  • C) Four
  • D) Three

Which Python adapted the film "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" into the Broadway musical "Spamalot"?

  • A) John Cleese
  • B) Eric Idle
  • C) Michael Palin
  • D) Terry Jones

Which Python did NOT work on the 1981 film "Time Bandits"?

  • A) Michael Palin
  • B) John Cleese
  • C) Terry Gilliam
  • D) Graham Chapman

Which is NOT true of the song "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life"?

  • A) It was written the night before the scene it appeared in was filmed.
  • B) A cover of it was recorded by Art Garfunkel.
  • C) It was written to poke fun at one of the cameramen.
  • D) It was nominated for an Oscar for Best Original Song.

Which animal was NOT notably featured in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"?

  • A) Swallow
  • B) Cow
  • C) Horse
  • D) Rabbit

Which member of Monty Python is no longer alive?

  • A) Graham Chapman
  • B) John Cleese
  • C) Terry Jones
  • D) Terry Gilliam

Who supplies the voice of God in the musical "Spamalot"?

  • A) Eric Idle
  • B) Michael Palin
  • C) John Cleese
  • D) The members of the group take turns

The name "Monty Python" was originally meant to refer to:

  • A) A group member's pet snake
  • B) A band
  • C) The name of the group's fictional talent agent
  • D) Nothing - it was chosen at random

Which rock band took their name from the Monty Python skit featuring the "worst band in the world"?

  • A) Toad the Wet Sprocket
  • B) The Offspring
  • C) Korn
  • D) The Cranberries

Who played the man in the dungeon during the "Knights of the Round Table" scene in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail"?

  • A) The owner of the castle featured in that scene
  • B) An annoying fan who begged to be in the movie
  • C) Terry Gilliam's brother
  • D) Neil Innes, who also played one of the minstrels