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Nick Hornby was born on April 17, 1957 in Maidenhead, England. He is a writer and producer, known for About a Boy (2002), An Education (2009) and High Fidelity (2000). He was previously married to Virginia Bovell. See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 15 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Brooklyn (screenplay) (post-production)
 2014 Wild
 2014 About a Boy (TV Series) (novel - 13 episodes)
- About a Hammer (2014) ... (novel)
- About a Rib Chute (2014) ... (novel)
- About a Birthday Party (2014) ... (novel)
- About a Boy's Dad (2014) ... (novel)
- About a Kiss (2014) ... (novel)
 2014 A Long Way Down (novel)
 2012 È nata una star? (novel)
 2009 An Education (screenplay)
 2005 Fever Pitch (novel)
 2003 About a Boy (TV Movie) (novel)
 2002 About a Boy (novel)
 2000 High Fidelity (book)
 1997 Fever Pitch (book) / (screenplay)
 1994 The Ball Is Round (TV Movie documentary) (voiceover)
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Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (19 credits)

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Novel: "About A Boy" See more »

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Though all of his writings take place in England, High Fidelity (2000) and Fever Pitch (2005), the film adaptation of his novels, both are set in the United States. - The original film version of Fever Pitch was made in 1997, and is set in England in 1989 - the season when Arsenal won the league at Anfield with virtually the last kick of the season. See more »


Often makes references to his favorite Bands and Musical artists See more »

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