TV mainstay Aaron Sorkin is readying a new adaptation of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” with Jeff Daniels in the lead role. Daniels is an Emmy winner (and three-time nominee) for “The Newsroom,” taking home the trophy in 2013. Sorkin, of....
The Newsroom lives, in that Jeff Daniels and Aaron Sorkin are working together again, and pretty much no other ways. Daniels will star as Atticus Finch in Sorkin’s upcoming stage adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird, which is coming to Broadway this fall. The cast also includes Celia Keenan-Bolger (Scout), ... More »
Jeff Daniels has been cast as Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s Broadway-bound adaptation Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird. The play, to be directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher (Oslo), begin previews November 1, with an official opening...Show More Summary
Jeff Daniels will play the inimitable lawyer Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s forthcoming Broadway adaptation of Harper Lee’s classic novel “To Kill a Mockingbird,” a spokesman for the production announced Thursday. The show, which will be directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher (“The King and...
Currently Oscar-nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay, Molly’s Game is the newest true story to receive the big-screen treatment. The directorial debut from acclaimed writer Aaron Sorkin (The West Wing, The Newsroom, A Few Good Men, The Social Network) starring Jessica Chastain (Miss Sloane, Interstellar, Zero Dark Thirty, The Help) as the titular Molly Bloom, is […]
The major players in the original and adapted screenplay categories for this year’s Academy Awards turned up Thursday night for the annual Beyond Words event, put on by the Writers Guild. Among the highlights, Aaron Sorkin revealed that much of...
Academy Award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin revealed on Thursday he goes to bed most nights having not succeeded in putting a single word to paper. The 56-year-old mastermind behind NBC's "The West Wing" and big screen productions...Show More Summary
"The Social Network" and "Steve Jobs" writer Aaron Sorkin makes his directorial debut with the fact-based drama "Molly's Game". The film is based on the memoir... For more, visit our blog !
The year's most acclaimed screenwriters gathered onstage tonight at the Writers Guild Theater for the WGA Foundation's annual Beyond Words get together. Funny and informal – the only panelist wearing a tie was Aaron Sorkin – it had the feel of a reunion of old war buddies talking about life in the trenches. Show More Summary
Jessica Chastain has done space movies, war movies, horror movies, period pieces and family dramas — but no, she has not done a lot of comedies. Her most recent project, Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut Molly’s Game, gives Chastain room to be a ball-busting poker entrepreneur, but you wouldn’t call it ... More »
The Mark Gordon Company, which is behind Aaron Sorkin’s awards-season pic Molly’s Game based on Molly Bloom’s memoir, has just acquired feature film rights to All-American Murder: The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez, the Superstar Whose...Show More Summary
Tweet Molly’s Game – Aaron Sorkin Aaron Sorkin doesn’t so much write dialogue, as compose it. He hears music in the rhythms and patterns of our speech and with it fashions scenes, dialogue and the occasional ‘solo’ monologue with all the care of a composer with a clear sense of not just narrative intent […]
With Molly’s Game, his directorial debut, Aaron Sorkin takes his fast-talking sensibility to the big screen, vividly depicting the rise and fall of Molly Bloom (Jessica Chastain), an ex-skier who starts a gambling empire at just 26 years old. Bloom hosts elaborate, exclusive poker games for movie stars (Ben Affleck, ... More »
The Premiere Of Lonely Island’s ALONE TOGETHER!! James Franco & Lawrence O’Donnell On SETH!! Judd Apatow & Aaron Sorkin On CORDEN!! Elvis Costello On KIMMEL!! Wednesday!! Read the full article on AICN Premiering or returning tonight: Alone Together (Freeform) Jan. Show More Summary
The Golden Globes signalled a paradigm shift for Hollywood, at least in terms of visibility and the entertainment industry's awareness of how it's viewed by the world on issues of gender and abuse. We can talk for days about the...
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As far as Aaron Sorkin is concerned, he’s never had what he categorizes as “that ‘Barton Fink’ nightmarish writer’s scenario,” where a screenwriter watches in horror as the film he’s lovingly penned is rendered unrecognizable. But when it came to adapting “Molly’s Game,” based on the true story...
At BAFTA's annual British Tea Party, Aaron Sorkin, Helen Mirren and others talk about the Golden Globes and the movement to wear black on this year's Globes red carpet.
The only new wide release in theaters this week is the horror sequel "Insidious: The Last Key". Also, Aaron Sorkin's highly acclaimed drama "Molly's Game" starring Jessica... For more, visit our blog !
Aaron Sorkin makes his directorial debut in Molly's Game, derived from Molly Bloom's tell-all book of the same name. It chronicles the real-life events surrounding Bloom's weekly high-stakes poker game frequented by celebrities before it was busted by the FBI. Critics give the film starring Jessica Chastain an 82% rating...