July 20th 8pm... Writing Smash Hit Movies That Connect, with Nick Hornby

with Nick Hornby
moderated by Ol Parker


July 20th 8pm... Writing Smash Hit Movies That Connect, with Nick Hornby image

All-Time Top Five Reasons To Attend the Nick Hornby Q&A:

  1. His uniquely British voice is perfectly suited to entertain and inform simultaneously.
  1. Yet the universality of his themes have resulted in a worldwide fandom.
  1. His success as a novelist, feature-film writer, playwright, and television writer is nearly unprecedented.
  1. He has also been a journalist and written non-fiction books and memoirs, covering virtually every type of writing one can earn a living at.
  1. You can learn a lot from a writer who has found success critically, at the box office, on the best-seller lists, and earning multiple prizes and awards.

Please join us in welcoming one of the most successful British writers of the 20th and 21st centuries.

*Filmed at LSF2016

Appearing in this session

Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby – Screenwriter

Credits include: About A Boy, High Fidelity, Fever Pitch, Wild, Brooklyn

Highly prolific novelist and screenwriter with a uniquely British voice
Nick Hornby
Ol Parker

Ol Parker – Screenwriter & Director

Credits include: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,

After making his start on Grange Hill, Ol's career path has led him all the way to the BAFTA nominated 'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'.
Ol Parker