Sun 8 March
Leeds Lit Fest presents for International Women's Day
Helen Fielding is best known as the creator of Bridget Jones and writer of the four novels and co-writer of the screenplays of the three movies: Bridget Jones’ Diary, Bridget Jones: the Edge of Reason and Bridget Jones’s Baby. She worked for many years for the BBC and as a journalist for British newspapers including the Independent, Sunday Times, Times, and Daily Telegraph. She also worked on documentaries including the Thames TV documentary “Where Hunger is a Weapon” about the war in South Sudan. She is the author of six novels, and is currently at work on a stage musical and a TV drama series set in LA.
Helen will be in conversation with arts journalist Yvette Huddleston about her life and writing career.