Lennon Naked Trailer: Eccleston Plays Jesus Again..

Apologies to Elvis, Madonna and Michael Jackson fans, but in the list of top pop music icons, there is only one winner.

Next Wednesday BBC4 will be paying tribute to the great man in Lennon Naked, the most outstanding drama of this or any week. As you can see from this taster, Christopher Eccleston has captured that Scouse lilt rather wonderfully and plays the famous Beatle with real reverance, but this was always bound to be a good role for him, after all it’s not the first time he’s played Jesus…