NEWS: Rhys Ifans to Star in To Kill A Mockingbird

The actor will play Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s play based on Harper Lee’s iconic novel. Today producers Scott Rudin, Barry Diller and Sonia Friedman Productions have announced that Rhys Ifans will be playing the role of Atticus Finch in the new play by Aaron Sorkin at the Gielgud Theatre. The actor was most recently seen on stage in… Read More

Advertisements

NEWS: Aaron Sorkin’s Adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird to Play in the West End

Producers Scott Rudin, Barry Diller and Sonia Friedman Productions have confirmed that Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird will head to the West End next year.   It has been announced today that Bartlett Sher’s production will be heading to the West End’s Gielgud Theatre in May 2020. Adapted for the stage by… Read More

Opinion: Why Celebrity Deaths Make the Public Grieve so Much.

There is no denying it. 2016 has seen the world lose some extraordinarily talented people from David Bowie to Alan Rickman and Prince to Gene Wilder a lot has been said about why we treat the deaths of those we probably never even met almost as equal to those close to us. Here is just… Read More

Breaking News: Author Harper Lee Dies at the Age of 89

The author of hugely successful novel To Kill a Mockingbird has died at the age of 89 it has been reported.  Best known for her novel To Kill a Mockingbird, which has sold over 30 million copies and was made into a successful film starring Gregory Peck, Lee was known for her privacy – particularly… Read More