Creating Villanelle - An Evening with Luke Jennings
In the last twelve months the TV series Killing Eve, and the novels which gave rise to it, have taken the world by storm. Author Luke Jennings describes how he came to create his psychopathic anti-heroine, and her nemesis, Eve.
Luke Jennings is a London-based author and journalist who has written for The Observer, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and Time.
He is the author of BLOOD KNOTS, short-listed for the Samuel Johnson and William Hill prizes, and the Booker Prize-nominated ATLANTIC.
With his daughter Laura, he wrote the teenage stage-school novels STARS and STARS: STEALING THE SHOW.
Luke's latest publications are KILLING EVE: CODENAME VILLANELLE, the basis for the TV series starring Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh, and the second title in the trilogy KILLING EVE: NO TOMORROW.