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Joss Whedon tackles Shakespeare play for holiday

27 June 2013 Last updated at 12:44 BST

Due to take a holiday after filming Avengers Assemble, writer and director Joss Whedon instead decided to film Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.

Whedon used his own house as the location and gathered many of his friends to appear in the film, completing the shoot in just 12 days.

Talking Movies' Al Moloney spoke to the director and stars' Amy Acker and Alexis Denisof about the project.

Talking Movies is broadcast on BBC World News on Saturday at 13:30 GMT and Sunday at 00:30, 07:30 and 20:30 GMT.

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