Video: Gnomeo and Juliet screenwriter Rob Sprackling joined reporter Ryan and Claire for the FILMCLUB Live Show.

Profile: Romeo And Juliet is one of the greatest love stories ever written, but who had the idea to tell the story using kitsch garden gnomes? And how did he pull it off?

Rob Sprackling is the man with the answers, the screenwriter behind the brilliant Gnomeo and Juliet. He came into the studio to introduce some clips from the film, talk about all things Shakespeare and answer more questions from our watching members.

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Rob Sprackling

  • Thursday 23 May 2013 (suitable for Primary clubs): "What's the most ridiculous way you could tell that story?!"

    Thursday 23 May 2013 (suitable for Primary clubs): "What's the most ridiculous way you could tell that story?!"

    Our members were desperate to know what gave Rob Sprackling the idea to use gnomes in his Shakespearean-themed comedy, so what was his answer?

Rob Sprackling’s Films

  • Gnomeo and Juliet

    Gnomeo and Juliet
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