Celia Imrie, the Olivier award-winning actress and best-selling novelist, and Deborah Moggach, best-selling author of the novel which was made into the hit movie The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, will be in discussion for a fascinating finale to the Festival in a Factory 2019. Celia Imrie is known for her film roles in Calendar Girls, The Second Best and Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and Finding Your Feet, and onstage in, most recently, King Lear at The Old Vic and Pinter at the Pinter. Her latest novel, A Nice Cup of Tea, is out in May.
Deborah Moggach’s writing career as a screenwriter and bestselling author has seen her pen 19 novels, including Tulip Fever, These Foolish Things and In The Dark as well as hugely successful writing projects including BAFTA nominated screenplay of Pride and Prejudice. Her forthcoming book the The Carer will be available one month ahead of publication for anyone attending the festival!