Armando Iannucci by Matt Crockett

Armando Iannucci

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Armando Iannucci is a writer and broadcaster, who has written, directed and produced numerous critically acclaimed television and radio comedy shows.

His screenplay for the film 'In The Loop' was nominated for an Oscar at the Academy Awards, and his iconic series for BBC – 'The Thick of It' – was nominated for 13 BAFTA Awards, winning 5 during its four series run. Armando’s HBO comedy 'Veep' has picked up numerous awards including four Emmys for Outstanding Comedy Series over the last four years, and his film adaptation of Charles Dickens’ 'The Personal History of David Copperfield' was released in January 2020, won the Best Feature Film at BIFA's 2020.

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 earlier this year and he has now commenced upon writing the second series.

Selected Credits (See Full Credits)

Avenue 5 (Season 1 & 2) (Television)

Writer/Director/Executive Producer

2019 - 2021


The Personal History of David Copperfield (Film)

Writer/Director/Exec Producer


The Death of Stalin (Film)

Writer / Director


Veep (Series 1 - 4) (Television)

Writer / Director / Producer

2012 - 2015


In The Loop (Film)

Writer / Director


Armando Iannucci



'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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