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# Lenny Abrahamson

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Lenny Abrahamson on filming sex scenes: 'You'd never do a stunt scene without a stunt coordinator'
The director of the upcoming Conversations With Friends TV series on how he made the film – and those sex scenes.
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Plaudits for Normal People continue the rise and rise of director Lenny Abrahamson
The first time we may have seen Abrahamson’s work on TV might not be what you expect.
The Little Stranger: Lenny Abrahamson on the secret of directing a movie with a twist
Abrahamson’s follow-up to the all-conquering Room is a movie that defies characterisation.
Sally Rooney's new novel is getting a TV adaption directed by Lenny Abrahamson
The series will debut on BBC Three.
Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television
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.
Domhnall Gleeson and Lenny Abrahamson reunite for upcoming Gothic horror film
‘How innocent you are…’
The little lad from Room inspired a gorgeous Instagram post from Brie Larson
“We were generous and patient with each other. We laughed a lot, especially when it was hard.”
18 times Jacob Tremblay was the stand out winner at last night's Oscars
And the Oscar for the cutest yoke ever goes to…
Brie Larson was the most perfect Oscar winner for Room last night
She was the very picture of excitement, poise, and Jacob T’s best friend.
Could Ireland win an Oscar tonight?
We have nine nominees in the running.
8 reasons why Lenny Abrahamson HAS to win the Oscar for Ireland
We’re all behind ya.
The little boy from Room just destroyed hearts (and the dancefloor) at the Critics' Choice Awards
Look at the little size of him.
"It's beyond all our wildest dreams": Landmark day for Irish cinema with nine Oscar nominations
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
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 talks to us about making the film Room, which has just scooped a number of Oscar nominations.
No luck for the Irish, but here are all the Golden Globes winners
Brie Larson took home Best Actress for Lenny Abrahamson’s Room.
An Irish filmmaker is turning one of this year's most acclaimed sports books into a movie
The film documents the story of bisexual boxer Emile Griffith.
'A remarkable year': The Irish film industry is having a Hollywood moment
One insider says it is “a long time coming”.
An Irish film inspired by the Josef Fritzl case has just been given a MAJOR Oscar boost
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
Previous winners include 12 Years A Slave and The King’s Speech. Eeek!
There's a big-screen version of chilling Irish novel inspired by crimes of Josef Fritzl
And it looks like it’s going to be pretty special.
'We all have to grow up a bit': It's Mrs Brown for Marriage Equality
Directed by Lenny Abrahamson.
Michael Fassbender sang on Stephen Colbert's show last night
He was wearing the Frank head, just FYI.
Tubridy mortified Michael Fassbender on the Late Late last night
Ghosts of actings past were flying everywhere.
Freaky giant head hides Michael Fassbender's glorious beard in new trailer
Why would you want to conceal that wonderful beard?
First clip from Abrahamson's Frank features Fassbender as you've never seen him before
Frank is premiering at the Sundance Film Festival tonight.
Lenny Abrahamson to direct film adaptation of bestselling novel Room
Emma Donoghue’s novel Room was nominated for the Man Booker prize and has sold more than two and a half million copies.
Over 20 Irish films screening and selling at Cannes Film Festival
The Irish movers and shakers of the film industry are off to Cannes to promote Ireland’s movie-making talents.
That's Michael Fassbender under that head...
It’s the first official picture from the set of Lenny Abrahamson’s new film.
Interview: Why I set out to explore the dark side of South Dublin cliquey teens
Adam and Paul director Lenny Abrahamson’s latest movie, What Richard Did, looks at privileged kids in Dublin. He explains why.
Film adaptation of 'Bad Day in Blackrock' up for top award
‘What Richard Did’, the cinema version of Kevin Power’s book, has been positively received at the Toronto International Film Festival.