Me Before You tells the story of Lou (Emilia Clarke), a small-town girl caught between dead-end jobs, and Will (Sam Claflin), a successful young man all his life who finds himself wheelchair-bound after an accident. Will finds no reason to live until Lou is hired as his caretaker for six months, and she becomes determined to prove to him life is worth living. Me Before You was directed by Thea Sharrock and also stars Janet McTeer, Matthew Lewis and Charles Dance.
Me Before You has sold over five million copies and has been translated into forty languages worldwide. The eagerly-awaited sequel, After You, was published in September 2015.
Me Before You will be released in the USA and UK on 3rd June 2016 and in Germany on 23rd June 2016.