mr micawber

Something has turned up!

30 minute sketch of the new Mr Micawber - the brilliant Peter Capaldi in Armando Iannucci’s forthcoming film of David Copperfield.

Dev Patel as David. Hugh Laurie as Mr Dick. Ben Whishaw as Uriah Heep and Tilda Swinton as Aunt Betsey? Sounds like perfect casting to me! And Armando Iannucci? Wow! Just wow! 😎🎭🎬💫

This week brought an avalanche of awesomeness in the form of set reports from Hull, giving us a first look at the cast of The Personal History of David Copperfield in their glorious costumes. How could I not draw them? And so far I’m halfway through the book.

The film is…
At the 92nd Academy Awards, nominee/winner for
Best Picture
Best Director
Best Supporting Actor
Best Adapted Screenplay
and everything else