'Goodbye Christopher Robin' premières in Leicester Square on 21 September 2017
Our alumna Dr Ann Thwaite (English, 1952) was a consultant on the film 'Goodbye Christopher Robin', directed by Simon Curtis and written by Frank Cottrell Boyce and Simon Vaughan.
In 1990, Dr Thwaite's book, 'A.A. Milne: His Life' won the Whitbread Prize for best biography of the year. On 21 September 2017, a version of the book by Pan Macmillan publishes as 'Goodbye Christopher Robin', coinciding with with the release of the film of the same name. The film goes on general release on 29 September 2017.