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 […]
The Nick Hornby scripted adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s Wild, starring Reese Witherspoon and directed by Jean-Marc Vallée (Dallas Buyers Club) is featured in The Guardian’s Festival round up. Read all about it here.
The Mail Online has some fantastic pictures of Saoirse Ronan in period costume on the set of the new film adaptation of Colm Toibin’s Brooklyn. Nick Hornby has adapted the bestselling book for the screen. Check them out here.
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.
A Long Way Down is in cinemas this Friday 21st March starring Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul and Imogen Poots. Check out a preview clip from the film on The Huffington Post here.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The Oscar Nominees’ lunch a couple of weeks ago was an extremely jolly affair. After our group photo, we were called up onto a stage, one by one, to be given our nomination certificates, while the rest of the class whooped and clapped. We were called up in reverse alphabetical order (Hans Zimmer, who composed […]