Film producer jailed for £1.5m VAT fraud

A producer who made a 3D film has been sentenced to three years in prison for £1.5m VAT fraud.

The film, 'Eldorado', featured  British and Hollywood actors, including former Dr Who Sylvester McCoy, Splash actress Daryl Hannah.

It was the last film the actor David Carradine (best known for Kill Bill and the Kung Fu TV series) appeared in before he died in 2009.

Behind the scenes, film producer Richard Driscoll falsified invoices for the costs of making films to reclaim VAT he was not...

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