Artemis Fowl & Eoin Colfer News

Illegal nominated for Irish Children’s Book of the Year Award!

ILLEGAL, by Eoin Colfer, Andrew Donkin & Giovanni Rigano is nominated for the Irish Children’s Book o the Year Award! Learn more and VOTE ILLEGAL! Illegal is a powerful and timely story about one boy’s epic journey across Africa to Europe, a graphic novel for all children with glorious colour artwork throughout. Ebo’s epic journey takes him across the Sahara ...

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Judi Dench ‘in talks’ to join ARTEMIS FOWL MOVIE adaptation

According to Variety, Judi Dench is in talks with Kenneth Branagh to potentially join the ARTEMIS FOWL MOVIE adaptation. Dench and Branagh most recently collaborated on “Murder on the Orient Express,” which Branagh also helmed and starred in opposite Dench. They also starred together in “The Winter’s Tale” on the West End in 2015. The acting legend has earned strong reviews ...

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Artemis Fowl MOVIE Crew Update

IMDB has updated with some of the Artemis Fowl Movie CREW! Some notable additions include composer Patrick Doyle, known for composing scores for movies such as ‘Brave’  and ‘Thor,’ cinematographer Jim Clay, known for ‘Children of Men’ and ‘About a Boy,’ and a range of visual effects crew who have worked on movies like ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘The Martian’ and the ‘Harry Potter’ series! ...

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Artemis Fowl Movie IRELAND FILM CASTING!

Things have been quiet on the Fowl-front… we’ve heard whispers from Disney but nothing more. Now, however… we have some concrete, and very exciting news! Disney is casting for the Artemis Fowl Movie in Galway, Dublin & Cork! Ireland Film Casting Artemis Fowl To be distributed by Disney No previous acting experience necessary! Lucy Bevan Casting is looking for an ...

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New Eoin Colfer 2016 Interview! Artemis Fowl Movie? ILLEGAL? Iron Man?

Don’t forget – you can pick up IRON MAN: THE GAUNTLET by Eoin Colfer on Amazon: https://goo.gl/DT7Fte Eoin Colfer talks to Artemis Fowl Confidential about the future of the Artemis Fowl series and the MOVIE, his upcoming graphic novel (alongside Andrew Donkin and Giovanni Rigano) called ILLEGAL and the possibility of another IRON MAN novel.

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Eoin Colfer’s “IRON MAN: The Gauntlet” NOW AVAILABLE!

Eoin Colfer’s much anticipated IRON MAN novel – The Gauntlet – is now on sale in all good bookshops! Tony Stark is known throughout the world as many things: billionaire, inventor, Avenger. But mainly for being the Invincible Iron Man. Just when Tony is about to add his pizzazz to an international eco-summit in Ireland, someone close to him forces ...

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Eoin Colfer at the Dublin Book Festival – 15th November

To celebrate the publication of Once upon a Place, a collection of short stories, poems and illustrations for children you are invited to join Aoife Murray, Programme and Events Manager at Children’s Books Ireland, as she discusses the secrets and joys that come with writing for young adults and children with three of Ireland’s best-known practitioners: Eoin Colfer, Laureate na ...

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‘Imaginary Fred’ & ‘Once Upon A Place’ up for Irish Book Awards!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 6 months, you’ll know that Eoin Colfer & Oliver Jeffers recently released “Imaginary Fred.” Sometimes, with a little electricity, or luck, or even magic, an imaginary friend might appear when you need one. An imaginary friend like Fred… Well, ‘Imaginary Fred,’ along with an Eoin Colfer-edited anthology called ‘Once Upon ...

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‘It’s time I moved on from Artemis Fowl’ – Eoin Colfer Telegraph Interview

Eoin Colfer has recently spoken to ‘The Telegraph’ about letting Artemis Fowl go, the future of the series in movie form, and his new book ‘Imaginary Fred.’ It’s taken 15 years of what Eoin Colfer calls “development hell” but finally, Artemis Fowl is coming to the big screen. Artemis Fowl, a scheming boy genius who lives in a futuristic world ...

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Eoin Colfer set for 2016 IRON MAN novel!

Yes, you heard that right! Mega-selling author Eoin Colfer has teamed up with Marvel to write an Iron Man novel! From the Marvel Press Release: Coming in fall 2016, this year’s Irish Laureate of Children’s Books, and author of the world-renowned “Artemis Fowl” series, novelist Eoin Colfer will present an electrifying new take on the Marvel universe’s most famous billionaire ...

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Eoin Colfer contributing a story – ‘Holy Mary’ – to new ‘The Read Quarterly’ magazine

Eoin Colfer will be contributing an original story called ‘Holy Mary’ to ‘The Read Quarterly,’ a new children’s publishing magazine. Children’s publishers Sarah Odedina and Kate Manning will launch The Read Quarterly next January, taking a “critical look at the culture of children’s literature”. Each issue will include articles about children’s literature, and will debut at an annual subscription cost of ...

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