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Armando Ianucci reveals who he'd cast to play Boris Johnson

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Armando Ianucci reveals who he'd cast to play Boris Johnson

Armando Ianucci reveals who he'd cast to play Boris Johnson

Armando Iannucci has said that he would cast a stuffed animal as Boris Johnson if he were to ever make a film about the Prime Minister.

The creator of political satires including The Thick Of It and The Death Of Stalin said he would eschew a human actor in favour of “the animal that shits the most”, at the BIFA film awards in London.


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