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President Barack Obama In Spoof Video As Daniel Day Lewis In Steven Spielberg Film (VIDEO)

28/04/2013 19:39 BST | Updated 29/04/2013 09:24 BST

In what at first appears to be the greatest make up job ever, Daniel Day Lewis describes the difficulties of playing President Barack Obama in an upcoming Steven Spielberg movie.

Not quite.

This hilarious spoof video was made for the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, an event known for its presidential japes.

Fresh from the success of 'Lincoln' Spielberg outlines his next movie making step portraying "lame duck" Obama.

And who does he decide to play him?

Ultimate method actor Daniel Day Lewis of course...