The Horse Whisperer's Author, Nicholas Evans, passed at 72

The Horse Whisperer’s Author, Nicholas Evans, passed at 72

Nicholas Evans was an English journalist, screenwriter television, film producer, and author.

Nicholas Evans, the author of The Horse Whisperer, died at age 72.

Evans, the bestselling author of The Horse Whisperer, died at the age of 72. In a statement, United Agents said the “much-loved” writer had died suffering a heart attack on Tuesday. “He lived a full and happy life, in his home on the banks of the River Dart in Devon,” it continued.

In 2008, Evans and his wife, the singer-songwriter Charlotte Gordon Cumming, were badly injured after mistakenly ingesting deadly mushrooms during a trip to the Scottish Highlands. Both had to receive kidney transplants, Evans from his daughter Lauren.

He was also diagnosed with malignant skin cancer while writing The Horse Whisperer in 1994. The day after the procedure, I was walking around publishing houses trying to look suave and normal, and I was in a cold sweat, I was just dying, I was in such pain,” Evans told the Guardian in 2011. “But I thought, if I tell anyone, they’ll think I’ll die. ” In the same interview, he said: “I think that I have been extremely lucky. ” Evans leaves behind Charlotte and four children: Finlay, Lauren, Max, and Harry.

Nicholas Evans Age, Family, Early Life

Nicholas Evans was born on 26 July 1950(72 years old) in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England. He holds British nationality and he belongs to a white ethnic group. His Zodiac sign is Leo.

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Nicholas with his daughter, Lauren source: THETIMES

We don’t have much detailed information regarding Nicholas Evans’s family. His family’s verified information will be provided later.

Nicholas Evans Wife, What about his Children?

Evans was married to singer/songwriter Charlotte Gordon Cumming.

nicholas evans wife

He lived in Devon and had three children: a son, Max Evans, who is head of geography at Preston Manor High School; a daughter, Lauren; and another son, Harry, from a relationship he had with Jane Hewland, the TV producer known for Network 7 and GamesMaster.

Nicholas Evans Career, What was his profession?

Nicholas Evans served in Africa with the charity Voluntary Service Overseas, after which he studied journalism and worked as a newspaper reporter and television screenwriter. His novel The Horse Whisperer ranked No. 10 on the list of bestselling novels in the United States for 1995 as selected by The New York Times. With 15 million copies sold, it is on the list of the best-selling novels of all time.

 In the UK, The Horse Whisperer was named on the BBC’s Big Read, a 2003 survey with the purpose of determining the “nation’s best-loved book”. It was adapted into a film in 1998; Robert Redford directed, and he acted alongside Kristin Scott Thomas, Scarlett Johansson, and Sam Neill.

Evans has stated on his own website that he has agreed to an option to create a film of his third novel, The Smoke Jumper.

How much is Nicholas Evans Net Worth?

It is impossible to estimate Nicholas Evans’s net worth at the time of writing because no information about his earnings has been made public.

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Which school and college did he go to?

Nicholas Evans was educated at Bromsgrove School before studying law at St. Edmund Hall, Oxford.

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

Nicholas Evans is active on Facebook and Instagram. He has 2K+ followers on Facebook and 909+ followers on Instagram.

Physical Appearance of Nicholas Evans’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye colorGrey
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Nicholas Evans’s should be knows

Zodiac signLeo
Relationship StatusMarried