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‘Two down, four to go’: Pythons pay tribute as Terry Jones dies with wife by side

‘Two down, four to go’: Pythons pay tribute as Terry Jones dies with wife by side

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Monty Python star Terry Jones has died at the age of 77.The Welsh actor was one of the six members of Monty Python - a group widely considered the "Beatles of comedy". Image: It was revealed in 2016 that Jones had a rare form of dementia Jones's death was confirmed by his family, who said he had passed away on the evening of 21 January at his home in north London with his wife Anna Soderstrom by his side.They said he had been fighting "a long, extremely brave but always good humoured battle with a rare form of dementia".Jones contracted the progressive disease four years ago, which primarily affected his ability to communicate. Advertisement He is sai...
‘It: Chapter Two’ stars recapture other kids’ youth

‘It: Chapter Two’ stars recapture other kids’ youth

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LOS ANGELES, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- It: Chapter One introduced horror fans to the Losers Club of Derry, Maine. Bill (Jaeden Martell), Stanley (Wyatt Oleff), Eddie (Jack Dylan Grazer), Richie (Finn Wolfhard), Beverly (Sophia Lillis), Mike (Chosen Jacobs) and Ben (Jeremy Ray Taylor) faced the evil force they called "It," manifested as the evil clown Pennywise (Bill Skarsgard). It: Chapter Two, in theaters Friday, picks up 26 years later with The Losers Club as adults. The grown-up cast had to capture the chemistry that made viewers fall in love with those seven kids. It director Andy Muschietti worked with Jessica Chastain on his first film, Mama, so he felt there was no one better to play Beverly as an adult. Chastain herself drew on Lillis's performance. "I took everything that she did from t...