Hyde Park on Hudson with Bill Murray

He’s busted ghosts, lived the life aquatic, and been lost in translation.

Now Bill Murray stars as the 32nd US President, Franklin D Roosevelt, in his latest film, Hyde Park on Hudson.

At its BFI London Film Festival premiere, the film’s star and director Roger Michell chatted about bringing FDR to the big screen. Check out the videos

Bill Murray chats about the challenges of playing Franklin D Roosevelt on the big screen:

Roger Michell tells me why Bill Murray was his only choice to play Franklin D Roosevelt and what it’s like to be a British director making a movie on a great American icon:

The 56th BFI London Film Festival runs from 10 to 21 October 2012. Click here for more details.