The da Vinci brogue
Irish Daily Mirror|April 17, 2021
Aidan admits to struggling with accent
AILBHE DALY

ACTOR Aidan Turner has revealed the struggle he had with deciding an accent for his portrayal of Leonardo da Vinci.

The Dubliner, who starred in hit show Poldark, is portraying the master artist in Amazon Prime’s new murder mystery Leonardo.

While the 37-year-old did extensive research on the role, he struggled with the accent and discussed it with a voice coach.

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