James Matthew Barrie

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Scottish dramatist and novelist

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Members of The Llewelyn Davies family - known as the Llewlyn Davies boys - form the basis of the characters in the classic tales of Neverland by Sir James Matthew Barrie.
James Matthew Barrie, Johnny Depp, and Sylvia Llewelyn Davies, Kate Winslet, added sex appeal to the 2004 film Finding Neverland, the story of JM Barrie's friendship with a family who inspired him to create Peter Pan.
Born in 1860 in Kirriemuir, Angus, James Matthew Barrie was haunted by the death of his older brother, David, in a skating accident.
The Scottish author and playwright James Matthew Barrie was the mind that created this timeless fantasy, a mind soon to be revisited in a movie biopic, starring Dustin Hoffman, called Neverlands.
These feelings were understood by James Matthew Barrie, the ninth of 10 children born to a Scottish handloom weaver.
In the film, directed by Monsters Ball director Marc Forster, Johnny plays Scottish writer James Matthew Barrie - the author of children's classic Peter Pan - who grows close to Winslet's character, Sylvia Llewelyn-Davies, a widowed mother of four boys who meet Barrie by chance in Kensington Gardens at the turn of the 20th Century.