Actor Eddie Izzard poses during a photocall to promote the television series "Treasure Island" at the annual MIPCOM television programme market in Cannes, southeastern France, in this October 3, 2011 ... more 
Actor Eddie Izzard poses during a photocall to promote the television series "Treasure Island" at the annual MIPCOM television programme market in Cannes, southeastern France, in this October 3, 2011 file photo. The comic and actor Izzard is on a mission to prove that everyone, whether in Britain, Germany or elsewhere, has a sense of humour that can be understood by others. He won't be adapting the show for audiences just because they're in a different country. To match story GERMANY-EDDIEIZZARD/ REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/Files (FRANCE - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS MEDIA) less 
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