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BROOKLYN hits cinemas worldwide this week

Nick Hornby November 5, 2015 at 11:51 am Films ,

  Brooklyn hits cinemas on both sides of the Atlantic this week, and has been garnering rave reviews and Oscar buzz from critics and audiences alike. The film is adapted by Nick from Colm Tóibín’s bestselling novel, and stars Saoirse Ronan as Ellis Lacey, a young woman who emigrates from her hometown of Enniscorthy in Ireland to […]

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Nick Hornby March 18, 2014 at 5:16 pm Books, Films ,

We talked to the A Long Way Down actress about the differences between Nick Hornby’s book and the screenplay, the books she’d most like to see made into films and what it was like working with her co-stars. A Long Way Down will be in UK cinemas from Friday 21st March.

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A Long Way Down Trailer

Nick Hornby January 28, 2014 at 10:54 am Books, Films 3 comments , , , , ,

The first trailer for A Long Way Down has been released. Unveiled exclusively through Digital Spy, the trailer for Pascal Chaumeil’s black comedy features Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul and Imogen Poots as four suicidal people who meet on top of a London skyscraper on New Year’s Eve. Adapted from Nick Hornby’s novel of […]

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Wild

Nick Hornby October 15, 2013 at 6:13 pm Books, Films , , , ,

Exciting film news just in. Fox Searchlight Pictures announced today that director Jean-Marc Vallée began principal photography in Oregon this week on Wild. The film stars Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon and Nick Hornby is writing the screenplay, adapted from author Cheryl Strayed’s New York Times #1 best-seller “Wild”. “I am truly honored to have the […]

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A Long Way Down first look and synopsis

Nick Hornby August 19, 2013 at 10:22 am Books, Films

New Year’s Eve on the top of a London skyscraper. Martin (Brosnan) is literally on the edge. A once-beloved TV personality, he’s now desperate to jump. But he’s not alone. Single mother Maureen (Collette), sassy teen Jess (Poots), and musician turned pizza-delivery boy JJ (Paul), have all turned up on the same roof with the […]

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My advice to you

Nick Hornby May 11, 2010 at 1:09 pm Films , ,

My advice to you: if you get nominated for an Oscar, don’t play it cool. Not the first time it happens, anyway. In the event of multiple nominations over several years, you’re allowed to skip a couple of parties; if you’re a novice, however, you should really make the effort. I did, and I don’t […]

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