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Streep had to 'find the breath' to play Thatcher

Actress Meryl Streep's portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in the new film The Iron Lady is perhaps the most eagerly anticipated cinematic performance of the year.

Arts correspondent Will Gompertz speaks to the actress about taking on the role. Trevor Kavanagh, assistant editor at the Sun, gives his thoughts on the film.

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