Articles Tagged 'About a Boy'


WATCH: Minnie Driver on Playing Welsh in the Musical ‘Hunky Dory’

In Hunky Dory, out on Friday (March 22), you can find British actress Minnie Driver starring in a coming-of-age musical film set in Wales in the 1970s. Driver, who sings in the picture, plays a teacher who is getting a group of schoolchildren to perform a rock opera version of The Tempest. Her character is […]

U.S. Remakes, Composite

Five Upcoming TV Remakes of British Productions

A handful of UK productions are being remade stateside and are either in pre-production or pilot stage. While we don’t have clips of the new shows, we have a bit of an update on each, and want to take a peek at the originals. We know, we know … some shows just haven’t worked out […]

I Give It A Year Premiere – London

Minnie Driver to Star in ‘About a Boy’ TV Pilot

NBC is making a pilot based on Nick Hornby’s novel About a Boy starring Minnie Driver (The Riches, Good Will Hunting) as the troubled single mother Fiona, played by Toni Collette in the film adaptation, confirms The Telegraph. The TV show will pick up where the 2002 film left off, which starred Hugh Grant and landed […]