JOHN CLEESE'S APPEARANCE ON DAVID LETTERMAN
John Cleese made a brief video-taped appearance on the "Late Show with David Letterman" earlier this year (May 18, 1995). This was during David Letterman's one-week performance in London, England, where he taped five episodes of his late night talkshow. David Letterman's one-week special occurred during the week that John Cleese and fellow "A Fish Called Wanda" cast members were in England to start production on "Fierce Creatures," the follow-on film to "Wanda." Jamie Lee Curtis also appeared on the same show and talked briefly about the film.
John Cleese appeared just long enough to present that day's Top Ten List. So here it is: Ye Olde Top Ten "Reasons John Cleese Could Not Be On Our Program" as read by John Cleese via videotape (May 18, 1995) ...
10. "Mother won't let me."