Former Oscar candidates Richard E Grant and Brian Cox are among those who will talk this year.
The Cheltenham Literature Festival has hosted a number of well-known celebrities in the past. Among the first names that come to mind are Joan Collins and Stanley Tucci.
This year, Brian Cox, who has portrayed Logan Roy in Succession and Hannibal Lecter, will talk about his history. Brian Cox is now riding a wave after starring Logan Roy.
But he won’t be the only A-lister there. Many additional individuals who are well-known in Hollywood will be present at this year’s Cheltenham Literature Festival and will give speeches.
They represent just a small portion of the well-known figures that will visit Cheltenham when the event gets underway later this autumn.
Other well-known figures who will appear at the the Cheltenham The written word Festival include Zadie Smith, the author of White Teeth, Sebastian Faulks, the author of Birdsong, Michel Roux, Nadiya Hussain, the winner of the Great British Bake Off, and Danny Cipriani, among a host of other well-known figures, TV personalities, and household names.
In his biography Put The Rabbit in the Hat, actor Brian Cox of the popular television series Succession tells the tale of his rise from poverty after having a rough upbringing in Dundee to the high days of his international stardom.
The majority of the actor’s autobiography A Pocketful of Being happy, which was penned in the final year of his marriage to Joan Washington’s life, is discussed in this interview with Emma Freud from his home in the Cotswolds.
Nick Frost, a comedian, actor, and Simon Pegg buddy from Gloucester, discusses his abilities as an independent cook. In his latest memoir, A Sliding of Fried Gold, he also takes into account how food may arouse strong memories.
Richard Curtis, a prolific screenwriter, producer, and filmmaker who rose to fame after penning Notting Hill he Four Weddings and a Funeral, comes back this year and sits down for an interview with The Sunday Times Culture alongside his daughter, Scarlett Curtis.
Following his Great Uncle Harry’s path throughout the globe and unveiling the history of the British Empire, the Monty Python actor embarks on his journey in the footsteps of the late comedian.