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Nick Hornby was born on April 17, 1957 in Maidenhead, England. He is a writer and producer, known for Wild (2014), Brooklyn (2015) and An Education (2009). He was previously married to Virginia Bovell. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 6 wins & 62 nominations. See more awards »

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Wild Writer
(2014)
Brooklyn Writer
(2015)
An Education Writer
(2009)
About a Boy Writer
(2002)

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  State of the Union (TV Series short) (10 episodes, 2021) (created by - 10 episodes, 2019) (written by - 10 episodes, 2019)
- Episode #2.1 (2021)
- Normal Slope (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Another Drink (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Prison Sex (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Dolphins (2019) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2020 High Fidelity (TV Series) (based on the book written by - 10 episodes)
- The Other Side of the Rock (2020) ... (based on the book written by)
- Fun Rob (2020) ... (based on the book written by)
- Ballad of the Lonesome Loser (2020) ... (based on the book written by)
- Me Time (2020) ... (based on the book written by)
- Weird... But Warm (2020) ... (based on the book written by)
 2018 Juliet, Naked (based on the novel by)
 2016 Slam (novel)
 2016 Love, Nina (TV Mini Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (written by)
 2014-2015 About a Boy (TV Series) (novel - 33 episodes)
- About a Memory Hole (2015) ... (novel)
- About a Self Defense (2015) ... (novel)
- About Another Boy (2015) ... (novel)
- About a Babymoon (2015) ... (novel)
- About a Love in the Air (2015) ... (novel)
 2015 Brooklyn (written by)
 2014/I Wild (screenplay by)
 2014 A Long Way Down (based on the novel by)
 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 Late Show (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Italian Football (1994)
 1994 The Ball Is Round (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
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Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
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Other Works:

Novel: "Slam". London: Puffin Books, ISBN 014138297X. American edition: New York: Putnam Juvenile, 2007. ISBN 0399250484 See more »

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Two films that he wrote the Oscar-nominated scripts for, An Education (2009) and Brooklyn (2015), received the three exact same Oscar nominations: Best Picture, Best Actress and Best Adapted Screenplay. Hornby's script for Wild (2014) also received nominations for Best Actress and Supporting Actress, which proves his ability to write great roles for women. See more »

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Recurring theme of Divorce and failed relationships See more »

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