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Armando Iannucci

  1. trailer mix
    Dev Patel and His Hair Star in The Personal History of David Copperfield TrailerPut Dev Patel in all the period pieces.
  2. tv review
    Avenue 5 Isn’t Great Yet, But It Could BeArmando Iannucci’s new future-set space comedy, starring Hugh Laurie and Josh Gad, isn’t without its flaws, but at least they’re intriguing flaws.
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    HBO’s Avenue 5 Trailer: More Like Veep Space NineStarring a handsomely bearded Hugh Laurie.
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    Chris Morris Finds the FBI, Sadly, Very FunnyThe Brass Eye creator reinvented himself as a movie director with Four Lions. It only took him nine years to give us a second film.
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    Can We Take a Moment for Dev Patel’s David Copperfield Hair?The finest supporting performance this side of Sandra Oh’s Killing Eve curls.
  6. spaaaace!
    Zach Woods and Hugh Laurie Are Going to Space… In a new HBO comedy from Armando Iannucci, but still!
  7. The Man Who Brought You Veep Is Turning His Satirical Gaze to MoscowTrust Armando Iannucci, who makes profanity into poetry, to find the hidden hilarity in murderous political upheaval.
  8. The Death of Stalin Walks the Line Between Satire and HorrorArmando Iannucci gets that grotesque horrors often emanate from egotists, clowns, and stumblebums, from small-minded people with unchecked powers.
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    Jeffrey Tambor Removed From Death of Stalin Poster, Which Is Very SovietFollowing his firing from Transparent, Tambor was quietly removed from the poster for his newest movie.
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    Dev Patel and His Hair Will Be in Armando Iannucci’s David CopperfieldHappy Valentine’s Day!
  11. Armando Iannucci Thinks Jason Isaacs Would Make an Excellent Anthony Scaramucci“What a strange character.”
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    Armando Ianucci Will Bring Swearing to Space in His New HBO Comedy PilotThink The Orville, but actually funny.
  13. HBO Orders a Space Comedy Pilot from Armando IannucciVeep creator Armando Iannucci has a new show in the works at HBO. According to Deadline, the network has given a pilot order to a show created, […]
  14. The Death of Stalin Trailer: From Russia, With IncompetenceArmando Ianucci heads to Russia in his new dark comedy.
  15. Digging Up the Roots of News Satire with ‘On the Hour’ There have been many articles I’ve written for this series where I assumed that I was probably introducing a significant portion of my […]
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    Tambor, Buscemi Join Iannucci’s Death of StalinAs Georgi Malenkov and Nikita Kruschev, respectively.
  17. Sketch Anatomy: Michael Koman on Armando Iannucci’s ‘Sheffield Knife […]Welcome to our column Sketch Anatomy, where we ask some of our favorite comedy writers to choose any sketch — one they personally wrote or one […]
  18. Here’s Proof that ‘Veep’ Has More Jokes Per Minute Than Most Shows on TVYou probably already knew that HBO’s Veep is one of the best comedies on television these days, but thanks to some hard data crunching by Den […]
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    Veep Creator Armando Iannucci Is Leaving the ShowCurb’s David Mandel will take over.
  20. ‘Veep’ Creator/Showrunner Armando Iannucci to Leave After Season 4Veep is losing its creator and showrunner. THR reports that Armando Iannucci has decided to leave his post as showrunner on Veep after four […]
  21. Watch John Oliver and Armando Iannucci Have a Chat UK comedy god Armando Iannucci, creator of Veep, The Thick of It, and tons more, was John Oliver’s guest on The Daily Show last night. Here’s […]
  22. HBO Renews ‘Veep’ for a Third SeasonHBO announced today that they’ve renewed the critically-acclaimed, Emmy-winning comedy Veep for a third season. Created by UK comedy mastermind […]
  23. Here’s a Trailer for the New Season of ‘Veep’ HBO just released this new trailer for its excellent political comedy Veep, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus and created by Armando Iannucci. […]
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    Alpha Papa Teaser: What’s in a Name of an Alan Partridge Movie?Steve Coogan reprises the role for the 12 billionth time.
  25. ‘Veep’ Is Coming Back April 14th for a Second Season HBO announced today that its Vice Presidential comedy Veep, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus and created by Armando Iannucci, is returning for a […]
  26. The Alan Partridge Movie Finally Starts Filming Filming is finally underway for the long-awaited movie based on Steve Coogan’s beloved character Alan Partridge. Chortle reports that […]
  27. Hulu Announces Streaming Start Date for New ‘The Thick Of It’ SeasonThe fourth season of Armando Iannucci’s The Thick Of It will debut in the states on Hulu this Saturday, September 9, immediately following […]
  28. Hulu To Air New Episodes of ‘The Thick of It’Hulu and the BBC announced today that they’re going to work together to produce a much-anticipated fourth season of Armando Iannuci’s The Thick […]
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    Showrunner Survey: Veep Boss Armando IannucciIn his alternate ending, things don’t get better for Ned Stark.
  30. The Alan Partridge Movie Is Coming Next August, at Least in the UKInfo about the upcoming Alan Partridge movie is starting to emerge, and although it’s a long way off, it’s exciting that it’s happening at all. […]
  31. Finally! An Alan Partridge Film to Shoot Later This YearAfter decades, and a variety of mediums, Steve Coogan’s Alan Partridge is finally going to be brought to the big screen. Armando Iannucci, who […]
  32. Talking to Timothy Simons of the New HBO Series VeepAs a newcomer to the world of TV, actor Timothy Simons is joining a very impressive group of writers and performers for his first big role in […]
  33. Armando Iannucci Joins Forces with Steve Coogan AgainArmando Iannucci and Steve Coogan are two of the best and brightest minds in the world of British comedy, first working together on Knowing Me, […]
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    Read the Oscar-Nominated In the Loop Screenplay, With a Special Note From Writer/Director Armando IannucciStay in, read a screenplay.
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    Armando Ianucci Is Everyone’s Favorite Oscar NomineePlus: 50 Cent doesn’t care much for Chace Crawford.
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    In the Loop Director Armando Iannucci on Sneaking Into the State Department“It got onto the Drudge Report …They then carried out a complete review of their security procedures.”
  37. BAM Announces New Indie-Film SeriesIt’s got something for everybody!