How old was Michael Palin in the movie Life of Brian?

Michael Palin was 35 in Life of Brian when he played the character 'Wise Man #3 / Mr. Big Nose / Francis / Mrs. A / Ex-Leper / Announcer / Ben / Pontius Pilate / Boring Prophet / Eddie / Shoe Follower / Nisus Wettus'.

That was over 45 years ago in 1979.

Today he is 80, and has starred in 95 movies in total, 80 of those since Life of Brian was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Life of Brian, I think Michael Palin looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Terry Jones has worked with Michael Palin a total of 13 times in his career.
  • Michael Palin's first movie was as 'Various' in How to Irritate People, released in 1969 when he was 24
  • Life of Brian scores 7.76 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Life of Brian

Michael Palin's other movies