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Victoria Beckham praises David's cameo in King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Victoria Beckham praises David's cameo in King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

"He is a fabulous actor and real pleasure to be with".

Movie fans have been left "cringing" over David Beckham's acting skills after spotting him in a trailer for upcoming epic King Arthur.

A clip of the former England captain in his cinematic debut has been widely ridiculed online, prompting friend and director Guy Ritchie to come to his aid...

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Hitting back at the critics, Charlie, who plays the legendary king, told the Press Association: "It was lovely (working with Beckham), he did an fantastic job". On Wednesday, Humman spoke at the London premiere of the movie in Leicester Square.

And since "Batman Begins" remains the template for origin-story reboots, "Legend of the Sword" doubles down on traumatized boys and gives Arthur martial-arts training sourced from the Far East (around the climax, Ritchie whips up some special-effects-enhanced sword fu).

David, 42, was joined on the red carpet by his 18-year-old son Brooklyn and said at the premiere: "The good thing about working with Guy is that he's a good friend of mine". Once Arthur pulls the Excalibur from the stone, he's confronted by both his Uncle and his past.

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Arthur asks Beckham's character where he wants him, to which he sarcastically replies: "Bouncing on me knee. Literally had to cover my eyes was so cringe".

Broadcaster Piers Morgan called his performance "Oscar-level excellent", going on to say "he could be the third Mitchell brother!"

David underwent a total transformation for his on-screen role in "King Arthur: Legend of the Sword", sitting in the make-up chair to get a huge facial scar and rotten teeth to ensure he looked the part.

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