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Profile Cecelia Ahern:Cecelia Ahern has emerged as a poster girl for a generation who grew up with the confidence to pursue their dreams, writes Róisín Ingle
The movie PS I Love You is out next week and here are some things you should know. Lead actor Gerard Butler's "Wicklow" accent is the worst advertisement for voice coaching in the history of moving pictures. "Oive been writin' you lett-urrs," he drawls as though auditioning for the part of the leprechaun in Finian's Rainbow. But, instead of How Are Things in Gloca Mora? the movie features a dirge by James Blunt. Quite apart from the diction disaster and the relentless stage-oirish shenanigans - shamrock-covered boxer shorts, ahoy - Hollywood's spin on Cecelia Ahern's debut novel is disappointing. In a recent interview, Ahern said the first time she saw the movie she spent the entire two hours in tears. I'm not surprised.