This edition: John Cleese
Original tape date: November 4, 2014.
First aired: November 14, 2014.
From his beginnings in a small English town and his early days at Cambridge, to his founding of the comedy troupe that would propel him to success in television and film ("Monty Python's Flying Circus," "Fawlty Towers" and the Python, James Bond, Harry Potter and Shrek movies) - John Cleese has entertained fans throughout the world. Hear the comedy legend in person, in conversation with New York Times reporter and author Dave Itzkoff. In collaboration with The New School for Drama. Taped at The New School 12th Street Auditorium, NYC, Nov. 4, 2014.