EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Timothy Spall Talks 'Mr. Turner'

Monday, 15 December 2014 14:24
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Opening in theaters on December 19th is the new movie from Academy Award-nominated writer and director Mike Leigh (Another Year, Secrets & Lies) called Mr. Turner, which is already earning early Oscar buzz. The film stars Timothy Spall (The Love Punch, The King's Speech), Paul Jesson (Coriolanus), Dorothy Atkinson (Topsy-Turvey), Marion Bailey (Vera Drake), Leslie Manville (Maleficent). 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with Timothy Spall to talk about his work on Mr. Turner. The acclaimed English actor discussed his new film, what it's like on a Mike Leigh set, how the director and cast create the script together, and how Leigh frames his shots. 

To watch our exclusive interview with Timothy Spall about Mr.Turner, please click on the video player above. 


An exploration of British painter J.M.W. Turner's (Spall) life.

Mr. Turner opens in theaters on December 19th.

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