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The Death of Stalin Gets a First Trailer

The first trailer for the upcoming dark comedy movie, The Death of Stalin – based on the graphic novel from Titan Comics – has been revealed today.

Hitting theaters soon, the The Death of Stalin movie features an all-star cast including – Steve Buscemi (Broadwalk Empire, Reservoir Dogs), Rupert Friend (Homeland), Jason Isaacs (Harry Potter), Simon Russell Beale (Penny Dreadful) and Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent, Arrested Development).

Written by Fabien Nury and illustrated by Thierry Robin, The Death of Stalin graphic novel (in stores now) is a darkly comic tale about the power vacuum left behind by Stalin’s death.

Plus, check out this special video interview where Armando Iannucci, the Veep creator and the writer/director of The Death of Stalin movie chats about how he first discovered the graphic novel that inspired his new movie, the changes he had to make from printed page to celluloid screed, and if he had any of the actors in mind whilst reading the graphic novel.