For a man pretending to be a vicar, it was high praise indeed.
The night before this interview, actor Tom Hollander and his co-stars from Rev went for drinks with the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams.
And the verdict from the country's most senior churchman? He declared Tom's portrayal of put-upon Reverend Adam Smallbone "pitch perfect" and revealed he is a firm fan of the hit BBC2 show.
Tom, 44, says: "We went to Lambeth Palace and it was thrilling. One of the few relaxing things about being Archbishop of Canterbury is that you can have lovely drinks parties that people turn up to....
Read it all and for more information about the show, please go there.
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Posted November 18, 2011 at 7:00 am
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