Small, well appointed future. Semi detached.
If the end of the world is nigh, then surely it's only sensible to make alternative arrangements. Certainly the Earth has its points, but what most people need is something smaller and more manageable. Of course there are those who say that's planetary treason, but who cares what the weirdos and terrorists think? Not Nathan. All he cares is that his movie gets made and that there's somebody left to see it.
Ben Elton is one of Britain's best-known stand-up comedians. He writes his own material and is also a successful television writer whose credits include THE YOUNG ONES and BLACK ADDER. He hosted the TV series SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE and has written a number of bestselling novels, most recently, DEAD FAMOUS. He has two West End musicals to his name - THE BEAUTIFUL GAME and WE WILL ROCK YOU. He lives in London.