[DWJ] DIR latest
phil.boswell at gmail.com
Wed May 23 04:25:06 EDT 2007
On 23/05/07, Otter Perry <ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com> wrote:
> On May 22, 2007, at 9:25 AM, Minnow wrote:
> > Otter wrote:
> >> I seem to remember that Terry Pratchett actually bought back the
> >> film rights for a book of his.
> > Would that have been *Mort*, after the pre-production team from
> > Hollywood
> > said they weren't sure how this Death guy would go down with American
> > audiences and he was going to have to be written out?
> Unfortunately, I don't know.
> I know that up until he met with the guy who did "Hogfather",
> he hadn't met any film people who "got it".
...and now "Death" has died. I thought that Ian Richardson was as near
to perfection as could have been found; I wonder who will replace him
if, as is almost inevitable after the success of "Hogfather", they
decide to make another.
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