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'Fawlty Towers' fans, rejoice: John Cleese is returning to the BBC for a new sitcom

It's been quite awhile since John Cleese was in a sitcom. He popped up in a couple of episodes of the U.S. show Whitney five years ago and he's cameoed in the likes of Will and Grace, but the..

BBC, ITV launch BritBox Streamer in U.S.

British media companies BBC Worldwide and ITV Plc launched BritBox in the United States today, a new subscription-based video streaming service that includes iconic British shows including Blackadder,..
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News video: John Cleese Lands New TV Role

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British comedy legend John Cleese is returning to the small screen in his first BBC sitcom since “Fawlty Towers,” the network announced Tuesday. Cleese will co-star along with Alison Steadman..
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The BBC and ITV are teaming up to take on Netflix in America

the bbc and itv are teaming up to take on netflix in america
LONDON — The BBC and ITV are getting together with US cable network AMC to take on Netflix in America. The three broadcasters are planning to launch Britbox in the first quarter of 2017. Britbox..
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Peter Vaughan, ‘Game of Thrones’ Star, Dies at 93

peter vaughan, ‘game of thrones’ star, dies at 93
Peter Vaughan, who played Nights Watch brother Maester Aemon on “Game of Thrones,” died on Tuesday at age 93. His agent Sally Long-Innes confirmed the news in a statement to the BBC, saying,..
The Wrap

'Fawlty Towers' Actor Andrew Sachs Dies At 86

British character actor Andrew Sachs has died at age 86. He was best known as the waiter Manuel on the cult TV series, Fawlty Towers.
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Andrew Sachs, Who Played Beloved Waiter Manuel On 'Fawlty Towers,' Dies

The actor is best known for his portrayal of the hapless waiter from Barcelona on the much loved British sitcom. He was 86.
NPR Also reported by •Deseret News

John Cleese pays tribute to his 'Fawlty Towers' co-star Andrew Sachs

Sachs, who played the bumbling waiter Manuel, died Thursday (Dec. 1) at 86.

John Cleese's Twitter tribute to Andrew Sachs will make you cry

John Cleese is leading tributes to Andrew Sachs, his beloved co-star in Fawlty Towers who died on Thursday, aged 86, after battling dementia.  SEE ALSO: Sassy dancing lizard is breakout star of..

Andrew Sachs, Hapless Waiter on the BBC Sitcom ‘Fawlty Towers,’ Dies at 86

His earnest yet bumbling character, Manuel, was regularly recruited into the schemes of the hotel owner Basil Fawlty, played by John Cleese.

Red Dwarf Returns: And The Critics Rejoice

red dwarf returns: and the critics rejoice
by Graham Pierrepoint - Many sitcoms – both in the US and the UK – have a habit of fading into distant memory after a few years away from our screens, and few have the staying power to..
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Will John Cleese Return To The TV Sitcom?

will john cleese return to the tv sitcom?
by Graham Pierrepoint - Fawlty Towers is arguably one of British TV’s most iconic sitcoms, and has often been voted the country’s best in home-grown comedy – despite only having a..
One News Page Staff

The BBC plans to target cult British TV obsessives in the US with a video service to rival Netflix (NFLX)

the bbc plans to target cult british tv obsessives in the us with a video service to rival netflix (nflx)
The BBC is planning to launch a Netflix-style subscription video on demand service in the US that will target British TV obsessives with vintage shows including "Fawlty Towers." In its annual..
Business Insider

After Brexit, the EU Must Regain Its Positive, Visionary Power

BERLIN -- The decision by the United Kingdom's voters to "Brexit" the European Union is not an example of the British black humor that I love. It's not "Monty Python's Flying Circus," "Yes, Prime..
Huffington Post

Basil Fawlty Returns?

basil fawlty returns?
by Graham Pierrepoint - Of all the iconic sitcom and comedy characters throughout film and television history, some just really stick with you – whether they’re particularly obnoxious,..
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Monty Python’s John Cleese vows to never work for BBC again: TV network has ‘no idea what they’re doing’

John Cleese has accused the BBC’s commissioning editors of having “no idea of what they are doing” and said he will never work for the corporation again. The co-writer and star of BBC2’s..
Raw Story

John Cleese on "Fawlty Towers"

Before the Monty Python veteran's comedy "Fawlty Towers" debuted in 1975, John Cleese heard some damning criticism from within the BBC, as he tells correspondent Tracy Smith
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