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Nicola Murray Was In Love With Malcolm Tucker In The Thick Of It
by Peter Fincham and Jon Plowman, concentrating on the BBC's political comedy The Thick Of It, which also was translated into the movie In The Loop and the HBO show Veep, by the creator of all three, Armando Iannucci The show had Iannucci on, alongside Rebecca Front who placed Nicola Murray MP, a minister placed[...]
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There's a sizable body count mentioned, which makes the Game of Thrones comparison make a little more sense (still… did they see how many people Daenerys took out with that dragon?). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRuU-_dOtk0Video can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Welcome to Avenue 5: Explore the Ship | HBO (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRuU-_dOtk0) Show creator Armando Iannucci says the series' aim[...]
HBO Lands Space Comedy From 'Veep' Creator Armando Iannucci
After spending seven seasons in Washington D.C., it's no surprise that Veep creator Armando Iannucci would want to get as far away from the nation's capital as possible… but this might be a little ridiculous With HBO's Emmy-award dominating political comedy heading into its final season, the cable giant has greenlighted a pilot and back-up[...]
How Close Is The Death Of Stalin Movie To The Graphic Novel? Armando Iannucci Answers
How close is the Death Of Stalin movie, directed by one of Britain's greatest comedy figures Armando Iannucci? He answers – and for some reason needs subtitles because of his outrageous Scottish accent Or something. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hAIfbtAIDSUVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: How Close Is The Death Of Stalin Movie To The Graphic Novel? Armando Iannucci[...]
Armando Iannucci Would Love To Help A Spider-Man/Thick Of It Crossover (UPDATE)
Yesterday, Bleeding Cool pointed out that the cast of The Thick Of It were appearing on the cover of December's Amazing Spider-Man comic, drawn by Alex Ross. The Thick Of It creator Armando Iannucci noticed and enquired as to what was going on? When it was mentioned that writer Dan Slott was a keen viewer of the[...]
Where Veep Gets Its Ideas From
When John Major, Prime Minister, did exactly the same thing in BBC2. With Veep showrunner Armando Iannucci, when he still had hair, on hand to mock the staginess of the whole thing on, in his radio show On The Hour. Clearly he's kept it in his pocket eer since. Although the attempted suicide of "FLOTUS" in the[...]