Andrew Lancel on playing Brian Epstein

Corrie's former bad boy Andrew Lancel speaks to Granada about playing the man behind the Beatles: Brian Epstein. A play about the Fab Four's manager opens tonight at the Epstein theatre.

Andrew says he was looking for something different and as a massive Beatles fan this was daunting but perfect.

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Brian Epstein's life celebrated

Now we can all name each of the Fab Four - but what about the man the band called the fifth Beatle? Without manager Brian Epstein the four lads from Liverpool may not be the gobal icons we know today.