Armando Iannucci is a writer and broadcaster who has written, directed and produced numerous critically acclaimed films, television and radio comedy shows.
His screenplay for the film 'In The Loop' was nominated for an Oscar at the Academy Awards. His iconic series for the BBC – 'The Thick of It' – was nominated for 13 BAFTA Awards, winning 5 during its four series run. Among his own award-winning shows, he is also the co-creator and writer of the popular Steve Coogan character Alan Partridge.
Armando's HBO comedy 'Veep' has picked up numerous awards, including four Emmys for Outstanding Comedy Series over the last four years. His film adaptation of Charles Dickens' 'The Personal History of David Copperfield' was released in January 2020, which has won numerous awards including Best screenplay at the WGBA and Best Screenplay at BIFA, and was also nominated for a Golden Globe, and won a 'Seal Distinction' from the US Critics' Choice Association.
In 2017 he published 'Hear Me Out', a new book on classical music, and released the feature film 'The Death of Stalin', which was nominated for 2 BAFTAs and won Best Comedy at the European Film Awards.
His latest HBO series, 'Avenue 5', which stars Hugh Laurie and Josh Gad, aired on SKY in January 2020, and he is currently in post-production for the second series.
Selected Credits (See Full Credits)
Avenue 5 (Season 1 & 2) (Television)
2019 - 2022
The Personal History of David Copperfield (Film)
The Death of Stalin (Film)
Writer / Director
Veep (Series 1 - 4) (Television)
Writer / Director / Producer
2012 - 2015
Podcast Guest Appearances
Simon Blackwell and Armando Iannucci Awarded at Writers' Guild Awards
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
'Avenue 5' Renewed for season 2 at HBO
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
The Personal History Of David Copperfield takes 5 awards at BIFAs
Monday, December 2, 2019
The Death of Stalin wins Best Comedy Film of 2018!
Monday, December 17, 2018
Armando Iannucci picks up two Scottish BAFTA Awards
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Armando Iannucci Nominated in the British Academy Scotland Awards 2018!
Friday, September 28, 2018
Armando Iannucci wins Best Writer at the 2018 Scottish Comedy Awards!
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
'David Copperfield' is the talk of Cannes
Thursday, May 17, 2018
The Death of Stalin wins the Empire Magazine Award for 'BEST COMEDY'
Monday, March 19, 2018
The Death of Stalin receives two Empire Awards Nominations
Thursday, February 8, 2018
BAFTA nomination success for Armando Iannucci's 'The Death Of Stalin'
Friday, January 12, 2018
BIFA success for 'The Death of Stalin'
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Top Christmas TV on the BBC featuring shows starring many PBJ Clients
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Armando Iannucci's 'The Death of Stalin' has it's London Premiere
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Reviews are flooding in for Armando Iannucci's 'The Death of Stalin'
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Armando Iannucci's 'Death of Stalin' trailer is released!
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Another win for Veep at Writers Guild Awards 2016
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
VEEP wins big at last night's Primetime Emmy Awards
Monday, September 21, 2015
VEEP picks up 9 nominations in this year's EMMYS
Friday, July 24, 2015
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