Knowledge Identifier: +Terry_Gilliam
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1940.
Countries: United Kingdom (34%), United States (28%), (10%)
Linked to: Birmingham High School, Nike, Inc., Carl Zeiss AG, Der Tagesspiegel
Valentina Cortese - Cortese appeared in Jules Dassin's "Thieves' Highway" , Joseph L. Mankiewicz's "The Barefoot Contessa" , Michelangelo Antonioni's "Le Amiche" , Gérard Brach's "The Boat on the Grass", Terry Gilliam's "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" , and in the Franco Zeffirelli projects such as the 1972 film "Brother Sun, Sister Moon", his 1977 miniseries, "Jesus of Nazareth" and the 1993 film "Sparrow"
The family moved to Panorama City, California, in 1952.
Max Wall - He played one of the inventors in the 1960s film "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" and in 1977 he was seen as King Bruno the Questionable in Terry Gilliam's film "Jabberwocky"
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - The novel first appeared as a two-part series in "Rolling Stone" magazine in 1971, was published as a book in 1972, and was later adapted into a film of the same name in 1998 by Terry Gilliam, starring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro who portrayed Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo, respectively
Michael Palin - He starred as Dennis the Peasant in Terry Gilliam's 1977 film "Jabberwocky"
With the gradual break-up of the Python troupe between Life of Brian in 1979 and The Meaning of Life in 1983, Gilliam became a screenwriter and director, building upon the experience he had acquired during the making of Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
John Neville (actor) - He enjoyed a resurgence of international attention in the 1980s as a result of his starring role in Terry Gilliam's "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen"
Joe Napolitano - In the 1980s, Napolitano's work included acting as assistant director on feature film projects, working on films with directors Brian Hutton, Danny DeVito, Stuart Rosenberg, Donald Bellisario, Ron Howard, Howard Zieff, Terry Gilliam, Antoine_Fuqua, and on multiple projects directed by Brian De Palma
Ian Holm - In the 1980s, he had memorable roles in "Time Bandits" , "Greystoke - The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes" and Terry Gilliam's "Brazil"
Ralph Richardson - In 1981, he portrayed the Supreme Being in a cameo appearance near the end of the Terry Gilliam film Time Bandits.
David Rappaport - One of his most popular roles was as Randall, the leader of the gang of dwarves in the Terry Gilliam film "Time Bandits" in 1981
George Harrison - The first film produced under the company was 1981'S "Time Bandits", equipped with a soundtrack by Harrison, a solo project by Python Terry Gilliam for whom HandMade originally was to finance "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" before several funding parties including HandMade dropped out of the project
Jonathan Pryce - After appearing mostly in TV films, such as the Ian McEwan-scripted "The Ploughman's Lunch", and "Martin Luther, Heretic", he achieved a breakthrough with his role as the subdued protagonist Sam Lowry in Terry Gilliam's 1985 film, "Brazil"
Michael Palin - In 1984, he reunited with Terry Gilliam to appear in "Brazil"
Ray Cooper - He has produced and performed music in several of Terry Gilliam's productions, appearing on-screen in quirky roles like the technician who swats the beetle at the beginning of Gilliam's 1985 film "Brazil" and as the functionary whispering in the ear of Jonathan Pryce's Right Ordinary Horatio Jackson character in 1989's "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen"
Jonathan Pryce - He made his breakthrough screen performance in Terry Gilliam's 1985 cult film "Brazil"
Barbara Hicks - She appeared in Terry Gilliam's 1985 cult film "Brazil" and Merchant Ivory Productions's 1992 Bafta *award-winning "Howards End"
In 1999, Gilliam attempted to film The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, budgeted at US$32.1 million, among the highest-budgeted films to use only European financing; but in the first week of shooting, the actor playing Don Quixote suffered a herniated disc, and a flood severely damaged the set.
Consequently, he was Rowling (J._K._Rowling)'s first choice to direct Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 2000, but Warner Bros.
Jonathan Pryce - During the early 2000s Pryce starred and participated in a variety of movies, such as "The Affair of the Necklace", "What a Girl Wants", "Unconditional Love" and Terry Gilliam's unfinished "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote"
Lost in La Mancha - "'Lost in La Mancha"' is a 2002 documentary film about Terry Gilliam's unfinished film "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote", a film adaptation of the novel "Don Quixote" by Miguel de Cervantes
Jeff Bridges - He starred in the 2005 Terry Gilliam film "Tideland", his second with the director
Jodelle Ferland - In 2005, she starred in the Terry Gilliam drama "Tideland", for which she received a Genie *award nomination in the Best Actress category
In 2006, Gilliam added that he found Alfonso Cuaron's Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban to be "really good.
Terry Pratchett - Director Terry Gilliam has announced in an interview with "Empire" magazine that he plans to adapt "Good Omens" but as of 2007 this still needed funding
Ibiza International Film Festival - The first edition of Ibiza IFF was held in 2007 with Xavier Benlloch as Festival Director, assisted by Gail Fear and with Daniel Benlloch and Jorge Benlloch as Cofounders and acting as Sponsors were John Hurt, Terry Gilliam, Sir Alan Parker, Bigas Luna and Ángela Molina
Heath Ledger - At the time of his death, on 22 January 2008, Ledger had completed about half of the work for his final film performance as Tony in Terry Gilliam's "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus"
Gilliam was honored with the Director with Unique Visual Sensitivity Award at the Camerimage film festival in Lodz, Poland in 2009.
Paloma Faith - Faith was cast in Terry Gilliam's "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" as Sally, the girlfriend of the Devil in 2009
Tom Waits - In late 2009, Terry Gilliam's film "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" was released, with Waits in the role of Mr. Nick
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote - In November 2009, Terry Gilliam said he had finished re-casting the role, but he refused to disclose the actor's identity
On 16 December 2010, Variety reported that Gilliam is to "godfather" a film called 1884 which is described as an animated steampunk parody of George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four, with several former Pythons lending their voice talents to the project whereas Gilliam will be credited as "creative adviser".
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote - "Variety" reported on 5 September 2010 that Terry Gilliam had revealed funding had collapsed a month and half earlier and as a result shooting had not yet started
Gilliam made his opera debut at London's English National Opera in May 2011, directing The Damnation of Faust by Hector Berlioz.
Samit Basu - Virgin Comic's closure prevented the publication of other projects with filmmaker Terry Gilliam and pop group Duran Duran In 2013, Basu published Local Monsters, a comic/fantasy take about six immigrant monsters living in a house in Delhi, and contributed to 18 days, a Grant Morrison take on the Mahabharata
In January 2014, Gilliam published a news on Facebook announcing "Dreams of Don Quixote have begun again"
In March 2017, filming finally began, with Driver and Jonathan Pryce starring