Hilarious and Insightful Video: Monty Python’s John Cleese on Creativity

“Telling people how to be creative is easy, being creative is difficult.” -John Cleese, Co-creator of Monty Python Comedy Troupe

John Cleese: master creative and minister of silly walks,
British comedian, writer, film producer, and actor, John Cleese first achieved fame as a founding member of Monty Python, the comedy troupe responsible for the wildly popular BBC sketch show Monty Python’s Flying Circus and four iconic Monty Python films. He has enjoyed a long creative career starring in numerous films, including Clockwise, Rat Race, A Fish Called Wanda, two James Bond films, two Harry Potter films, and three Shrek films. He also co-wrote and starred in the British sitcom Fawlty Towers.
In an uproariously funny and profoundly instructive lecture, he delivers the five secrets of a creative life.


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