Writer Bob Nelson Grateful to See ‘Nebraska’

Best Feature: Nebraska

Bob Nelson finished his screenplay for “Nebraska” in 2002, and watched it sit on a shelf for years until Alexander Payne finally set to filming. Yet for Nelson, simply seeing the finished product was recompense enough.

“I still have relatives in Nebraska, so it’s the most personal of my scripts,” he says. “I took my parents to see the shooting, and it was amazing to see Bruce Dern and June Squibb shooting a scene that I wrote.”

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading