Filming Begins on Sally Rooney’s ‘Normal People’ Adaptation

Filming Begins on Sally Rooney’s ‘Normal People’ Adaptation

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If you were unaware, the soon to be cult classic and heart-wrenchingly-real bestseller (like it weirdly broke me) of the year, Normal People is being turned into a twelve-part series. Sally Rooney became the youngest author to win the Costa Novel Award in 2018 (beating us all to it) before her book was named 2019’s Book of the Year at the British Book Awards. The word-weaving powerhouse that is Ms. Rooney has helped pen the pending adaptation alongside Alice Birch and Mark O’Rowe.   Image Via Virginmediatelevision.ie    The novel follows the ever-changing, often infuriating relationship between Connell and Marianne …