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#Lenny Abrahamson

# lenny-abrahamson - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Plaudits for Normal People continue the rise and rise of director Lenny Abrahamson
# A Look Back
# A Look Back

Plaudits for Normal People continue the rise and rise of director Lenny Abrahamson

Jul 29th 2020, 6:30 PM 21,385 Views 15 Comments

The first time we may have seen Abrahamson’s work on TV might not be what you expect.

# lenny-abrahamson - Saturday 15 September, 2018

The Little Stranger: Lenny Abrahamson on the secret of directing a movie with a twist

The Little Stranger: Lenny Abrahamson on the secret of directing a movie with a twist

Sep 15th 2018, 11:45 AM 7,496 Views 3 Comments

Abrahamson’s follow-up to the all-conquering Room is a movie that defies characterisation.

# lenny-abrahamson - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Sally Rooney's new novel is getting a TV adaption directed by Lenny Abrahamson
# Normal People
From The Daily Edge
# Normal People

Sally Rooney's new novel is getting a TV adaption directed by Lenny Abrahamson

Aug 22nd 2018, 3:13 PM 1,879 Views 0 Comments

The series will debut on BBC Three.

Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television
# Novel Idea
# Novel Idea

Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television

Aug 22nd 2018, 10:33 AM 12,715 Views 2 Comments

Lenny Abrahamson is set to direct the programme. Meanwhile, Nicole Kidman is also to co-produce a TV series based on Cecelia Ahern’s book Roar.

# lenny-abrahamson - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Domhnall Gleeson and Lenny Abrahamson reunite for upcoming Gothic horror film
# The Little Stranger
From The Daily Edge
# The Little Stranger

Domhnall Gleeson and Lenny Abrahamson reunite for upcoming Gothic horror film

Jun 12th 2018, 6:05 PM 2,737 Views 1 Comment

‘How innocent you are…’

# lenny-abrahamson - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

The little lad from Room inspired a gorgeous Instagram post from Brie Larson
# BFFs
From The Daily Edge
# BFFs

The little lad from Room inspired a gorgeous Instagram post from Brie Larson

Mar 23rd 2016, 3:41 PM 9,266 Views 51 Comments

“We were generous and patient with each other. We laughed a lot, especially when it was hard.”

# lenny-abrahamson - Monday 29 February, 2016

18 times Jacob Tremblay was the stand out winner at last night's Oscars
# Tremblaying
From The Daily Edge
# Tremblaying

18 times Jacob Tremblay was the stand out winner at last night's Oscars

Feb 29th 2016, 10:48 AM 8,008 Views 2 Comments

And the Oscar for the cutest yoke ever goes to…

Brie Larson was the most perfect Oscar winner for Room last night
# Jacob Tremblay
From The Daily Edge
# Jacob Tremblay

Brie Larson was the most perfect Oscar winner for Room last night

Feb 29th 2016, 7:49 AM 6,023 Views 1 Comment

She was the very picture of excitement, poise, and Jacob T’s best friend.

# lenny-abrahamson - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Could Ireland win an Oscar tonight?
# Room
# Room

Could Ireland win an Oscar tonight?

Feb 28th 2016, 9:45 PM 26,324 Views 43 Comments

We have nine nominees in the running.

8 reasons why Lenny Abrahamson HAS to win the Oscar for Ireland
# Oscars 2016
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars 2016

8 reasons why Lenny Abrahamson HAS to win the Oscar for Ireland

Feb 28th 2016, 1:00 PM 3,664 Views 0 Comments

We’re all behind ya.

# lenny-abrahamson - Monday 18 January, 2016

The little boy from Room just destroyed hearts (and the dancefloor) at the Critics' Choice Awards
# Jacob Tremblay
From The Daily Edge
# Jacob Tremblay

The little boy from Room just destroyed hearts (and the dancefloor) at the Critics' Choice Awards

Jan 18th 2016, 7:33 AM 7,084 Views 0 Comments

Look at the little size of him.

# lenny-abrahamson - Thursday 14 January, 2016

"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations

Jan 14th 2016, 10:31 PM 30,653 Views 36 Comments

The director of Room, Lenny Abrahamson, said he is “so delighted” with his nominations.

Saoirse Ronan and Lenny Abrahamson lead an Irish sweep at the Oscar nominations
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Saoirse Ronan and Lenny Abrahamson lead an Irish sweep at the Oscar nominations

Jan 14th 2016, 1:56 PM 31,527 Views 47 Comments

Michael Fassbender, Emma Donoghue and short film director Benjamin Cleary also got nods.

This Irish director's film just scooped four Oscar nominations
# Lenny Abrahamson
# Lenny Abrahamson

This Irish director's film just scooped four Oscar nominations

Jan 14th 2016, 1:45 PM 44,332 Views 34 Comments

Lenny Abrahamson talks to us about making the film Room, which has just scooped a number of Oscar nominations.

# lenny-abrahamson - Monday 11 January, 2016

No luck for the Irish, but here are all the Golden Globes winners
# Golden Globes
From The Daily Edge
# Golden Globes

No luck for the Irish, but here are all the Golden Globes winners

Jan 11th 2016, 7:28 AM 30,762 Views 16 Comments

Brie Larson took home Best Actress for Lenny Abrahamson’s Room.

# lenny-abrahamson - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

An Irish filmmaker is turning one of this year's most acclaimed sports books into a movie
# Biopic
From The42
# Biopic

An Irish filmmaker is turning one of this year's most acclaimed sports books into a movie

Nov 17th 2015, 6:58 PM 6,406 Views 7 Comments

The film documents the story of bisexual boxer Emile Griffith.

# lenny-abrahamson - Saturday 24 October, 2015

'A remarkable year': The Irish film industry is having a Hollywood moment
# Watch This Screen
# Watch This Screen

'A remarkable year': The Irish film industry is having a Hollywood moment

Oct 24th 2015, 6:00 PM 14,693 Views 17 Comments

One insider says it is “a long time coming”.

# lenny-abrahamson - Monday 21 September, 2015

An Irish film inspired by the Josef Fritzl case has just been given a MAJOR Oscar boost
# Room
# Room

An Irish film inspired by the Josef Fritzl case has just been given a MAJOR Oscar boost

Sep 21st 2015, 8:25 AM 38,959 Views 15 Comments

Room by Lenny Abrahamson won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival.

This Irish film just picked up a very important award at the Toronto Film Festival
# Oscar Buzz
From The Daily Edge
# Oscar Buzz

This Irish film just picked up a very important award at the Toronto Film Festival

Sep 21st 2015, 8:01 AM 2,958 Views 6 Comments

Previous winners include 12 Years A Slave and The King’s Speech. Eeek!

# lenny-abrahamson - Friday 31 July, 2015

There's a big-screen version of chilling Irish novel inspired by crimes of Josef Fritzl
# Moviewatch
# Moviewatch

There's a big-screen version of chilling Irish novel inspired by crimes of Josef Fritzl

Jul 31st 2015, 9:30 AM 22,729 Views 30 Comments

And it looks like it’s going to be pretty special.

# lenny-abrahamson - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

'We all have to grow up a bit': It's Mrs Brown for Marriage Equality
# Yes Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Yes Equality

'We all have to grow up a bit': It's Mrs Brown for Marriage Equality

Apr 28th 2015, 11:08 AM 4,108 Views 4 Comments

Directed by Lenny Abrahamson.

# lenny-abrahamson - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Michael Fassbender sang on Stephen Colbert's show last night
# I Love You All
From The Daily Edge
# I Love You All

Michael Fassbender sang on Stephen Colbert's show last night

Aug 7th 2014, 10:00 PM 3,483 Views 1 Comment

He was wearing the Frank head, just FYI.

# lenny-abrahamson - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Tubridy mortified Michael Fassbender on the Late Late last night
# Sassy Fassy
From The Daily Edge
# Sassy Fassy

Tubridy mortified Michael Fassbender on the Late Late last night

Apr 26th 2014, 10:02 AM 63,783 Views 43 Comments

Ghosts of actings past were flying everywhere.

# lenny-abrahamson - Friday 7 March, 2014

Freaky giant head hides Michael Fassbender's glorious beard in new trailer
# Frankly Terrifying
From The Daily Edge
# Frankly Terrifying

Freaky giant head hides Michael Fassbender's glorious beard in new trailer

Mar 7th 2014, 9:58 AM 1,982 Views 0 Comments

Why would you want to conceal that wonderful beard?

# lenny-abrahamson - Friday 17 January, 2014

First clip from Abrahamson's Frank features Fassbender as you've never seen him before
# Frank
From The Daily Edge
# Frank

First clip from Abrahamson's Frank features Fassbender as you've never seen him before

Jan 17th 2014, 12:15 PM 3,284 Views 0 Comments

Frank is premiering at the Sundance Film Festival tonight.

# lenny-abrahamson - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Lenny Abrahamson to direct film adaptation of bestselling novel Room
# Big Screen
# Big Screen

Lenny Abrahamson to direct film adaptation of bestselling novel Room

Sep 3rd 2013, 10:35 PM 6,114 Views 3 Comments

Emma Donoghue’s novel Room was nominated for the Man Booker prize and has sold more than two and a half million copies.

# lenny-abrahamson - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Over 20 Irish films screening and selling at Cannes Film Festival
# Irish Film
# Irish Film

Over 20 Irish films screening and selling at Cannes Film Festival

May 15th 2013, 7:46 PM 7,254 Views 5 Comments

The Irish movers and shakers of the film industry are off to Cannes to promote Ireland’s movie-making talents.

# lenny-abrahamson - Thursday 10 January, 2013

That's Michael Fassbender under that head...
# Lenny Abrahamson
From The Daily Edge
# Lenny Abrahamson

That's Michael Fassbender under that head...

Jan 10th 2013, 10:40 AM 10,482 Views 10 Comments

It’s the first official picture from the set of Lenny Abrahamson’s new film.

# lenny-abrahamson - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Interview: Why I set out to explore the dark side of South Dublin cliquey teens
# Read Me
# Read Me

Interview: Why I set out to explore the dark side of South Dublin cliquey teens

Oct 3rd 2012, 7:30 PM 1,300 Views 62 Comments

Adam and Paul director Lenny Abrahamson’s latest movie, What Richard Did, looks at privileged kids in Dublin. He explains why.

# lenny-abrahamson - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Film adaptation of 'Bad Day in Blackrock' up for top award
# What Richard Did
# What Richard Did

Film adaptation of 'Bad Day in Blackrock' up for top award

Sep 15th 2012, 8:15 AM 10,425 Views 10 Comments

‘What Richard Did’, the cinema version of Kevin Power’s book, has been positively received at the Toronto International Film Festival.