News for Apr. 14, 2005

Victoria University pays tribute to LOTR scriptwriter

4/14/05, 7:17 pm EST - Xoanon

Lord of the Rings producer and scriptwriter Fran Walsh is to be awarded an honorary Doctor of Literature from Victoria University at its May graduation ceremonies. The Academy Award-winner graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from the university in 1981 and has supported the university’s scriptwriting programme by making scripts from her movies available to students, the university said in a statement. [More]