Former Royal Engineer Micky lost both legs above the knee when he stood on an mine in Helmand Province.
Micky came fourth in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and won gold at the Invictus Games last year.
Flanagan, Echo Arena, Liverpool, November 12, 2013, 0844 8000 400, echoarena.
Mark Wahlberg stars as Micky Ward and, growing up in Massachusetts not far from where the brothers live, he knew their story would make a good film; but Wahlberg had to learn how to fight .
I had already promised Micky, Dickie, Alice, Charlene and everybody else involved that we were going to get this movie made; and it seemed, at first glance, like it was a 'no-brainer'," Wahlberg explains, "amazing parts, what a wonderful story, a really new and interesting world that you're not familiar with .
has been a diabetic since he was eight, which put intense pressure on his kidneys and forced him to rely on hours of gruelling dialysis every week.
Knight novels are intricately developed with meticulously drawn characterizations and thoroughly satisfying action scenes.
She had lived an idyllic life with Micky
in a beautiful house in Princeton, New Jersey.
Prior to joining TG Micky
served as President at Brierley & Partners, a CRM company that provides management consulting, custom technology solutions, and outsource services.
Flanagan, May 19 2013 Venue Cymru, Llandudno.
, who is married Debbie, aged 41, and has a ten-year-old son Josh and 15-year-old daughter Kelly, who is also diabetic, came out of the operation, caught pneumonia and was critical in intensive care.
and her husband, Mark Merryman, have two children, Madeline and Max Merryman.
hurt his ankle in the warm-up for our semi-final against Huddersfield Giants at Halliwell Jones Stadium.
can look back on it all with a smile - for he has heard more laughs than almost anybody in this city of comedians.
When we completed our review of these leading candidates and sat down to make a selection, it was a unanimous choice to promote Micky