John le Carré Knew England’s Secrets
He revealed more about the country’s ruling class than any political writer of his era.
Ralph Fiennes, actor
When I was approached by [producer] Simon Channing Williams in 2003 about making The Constant Gardener, I was already an enormous fan of le Carré’s books. I loved the world he created. And then I met the man, and he was so charming and generous of spirit and immediately available for conversation about the novel and the character. I must have fired all sorts of spurious questions at him but I just remember how he was very gregarious and excited about the project. (viaread more)
(Ralph Fiennes and Pete Postlethwaite from the Constant Gardner)
The Constant Gardner
(Philip Seymour Hoffman with German cast)