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‘Conversations With Friends’ EP Lenny Abrahamson on the Value of Slow TV and the Future of Adaptations

[This story contains spoilers from Hulu’s Conversations With Friends.] When Conversations With Friends debuted on Hulu two weeks ago, it did so into a flurry of true crime shows and high-drama reality series. This Emmys season, in which the adaptation of Sally Rooney’s debut novel is hoping to compete, is currently dominated by frontrunners like Squid Game, Ozark and The Dropout. […]

Margaret Qualley and Joe Alwyn in Claire Denis’ ‘Stars at Noon’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Denis Johnson’s novel about an American woman stranded in Central America during the 1984 Nicaraguan Revolution gets a contemporary update in this romantic thriller, also featuring Benny Safdie.

Joe Alwyn, Alison Oliver on Creating “Separation” Between ‘Conversations With Friends’ and ‘Normal People’

When it came to taking on the Hulu adaption of Conversations With Friends — the second of Sally Rooney’s novels to make the jump to TV after the success of Normal People — stars Joe Alwyn and Alison Oliver were ready for the comparisons. And the expectations, after Normal People launched Paul Mescal and Daisy […]

Inside ‘Conversations With Friends’: Cast and Creative Team on Making Sally Rooney Magic Again

There’s a chapter, about three-quarters of the way into Sally Rooney’s debut novel Conversations With Friends, that features the most millennial of conflicts: a bone-chilling, dressing-down email from an acquaintance. Melissa, a successful and enviable writer-photographer, has learned that Frances, the college student (and aspiring poet) she’s taken under her wing, is having an affair […]

Hulu’s ‘Conversations With Friends’: TV Review

College students Frances (Alison Oliver) and Bobbi (Sasha Lane) get tangled up with an older married couple, Melissa (Jemima Kirke) and Nick (Joe Alwyn), in an adaptation of Sally Rooney's novel.

Hulu Releases Extended ‘Conversations With Friends’ Trailer, Sets Premiere Date (Exclusive)

Hulu’s next big Sally Rooney project is officially on its way. Hulu on Monday released an extended trailer for Conversations With Friends, the adaptation of the best-selling author’s 2017 debut novel. The series will premiere May 15. The 12-episode series comes from much of the same small-screen creative team as its Rooneyverse predecessor Normal People. […]

Shailene Woodley and Felicity Jones in Netflix’s ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’: Film Review

This adaptation of the the novel by Jojo Moyes follows a reporter as she embarks on a journey to find the writers of a collection of love letters from 1965.

‘The Souvenir Part II’: Film Review | Cannes 2021

Joanna Hogg continues her semi-autobiographical dissection of a corrosive relationship built on deception, with Honor Swinton Byrne returning as the young film school student putting her life back together in its wake.

Taylor Swift Reveals Why She’s Keeping Joe Alwyn Relationship Private in Netflix Doc ‘Miss Americana’

Taylor Swift opens up about why she's keeping her relationship with actor Joe Alwyn private in her new documentary, 'Miss Americana,' which debuted on Netflix on Friday.

‘A Christmas Carol’: TV Review

FX and Steven Knight's adults-only take on the Charles Dickens holiday classic 'A Christmas Carol' plays up the psychological profile of Guy Pearce's Ebenezer Scrooge.

N.Y. Film Fest: ‘The Favourite’ Team on Historical Research Behind British Period Film

'The Favourite' stars and director Yorgos Lanthimos talk about balancing historical accuracy with telling a compelling story of women competing for Queen Anne's attention, and producers of the Fox Searchlight film starring Rachel Weisz, Emma Stone and Olivia Colman say the movie offers a timely depiction of the far-reaching influences of political machinations.

Joe Alwyn Joins Margot Robbie in ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ (Exclusive)

Saoirse Ronan also is starring in the Focus Features and Working Title project.