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Johnny’s Up for Lit Brit Film

October 5, 2008

By SEAN HAMILTON

JOHNNY Depp has begged Matt Lucas for a role in the Little Britain movie – after loving the debut of the American series.

The pair are filming Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland in Los Angeles and have struck up a firm friendship.

A movie insider said: “Johnny was laying it on thick saying how much he enjoyed the first episode of the series.

“He said he would do anything to have a part in the movie.”

Lucas – playing Tweedledum and Tweedledee opposite Depp’s Mad Hatter – said of plans for a Little Britain film: “We thought it would be interesting to make a movie where we play lots of characters.”

Depp is a fan of UK comedy and has already made a cameo appearance in The Fast Show.

THE first episode of Little Britain USA on BBC1 on Friday pulled in five million viewers.

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