15 February 2010 2 Comments

Who’ll play Omar in the movies…?

On the My Book, The Movie blog, I was asked to write about who I’d choose to play Omar Yussef in the movies. Here’s what I wrote: I didn’t need to think of an actor. Not until I’d finished my book. Then the thinking really started. The Palestinian detective hero of my books, Omar Yussef, […]

2 October 2007 0 Comments

Who’ll be Omar in the movies?

Marshal Zeringue, who writes a series of excellent literary blogs, asked me to write for one of them called My Book, The Movie, in which he asks authors to say who they’d like to appear in the film version of their work. For a mystery writer, that’s particularly interesting, as the detective is so central […]