Sheen 'used YouTube for Clough research'
The Welsh actor is portraying the legendary football manager during his tenure with Leeds United.
Speaking at a press conference, Sheen said he found online footage of Clough being interviewed by David Frost, who he recently played in Frost/Nixon.
He said: "The very first thing I ever did, I'd just finished filming Frost/Nixon, and I went on YouTube and put in Brian Clough. The very first thing that came up was Clough being interviewed by Frost and I disappeared right up my own backside!"
The actor added that there was a wealth of material to help with the role, as the outspoken manager was so "media-savvy".
Sheen recently claimed he hopes Clough's family will come and see the film, which he said is much more "affectionate and respectful" than the book from which it was adapted.
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