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Holding the Joke Inside of You

Comedy legend and Monty Python co-founder John Cleese wrote and stars in the new movie A Fish Called Wanda. He talks about the development of the film with co-stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Kevin Kline and director Charles Chrichton.


Other segments from the episode on August 5, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 5, 1988: Interview with John Cleese; Commentary on music inspired by the internment of Japanese Americans; Interview with Bill Harley; Review of theater festivals…


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