HBO today released the official trailer for “Paterno,” starring Al Pacino as legendary Penn State football coach Joe Paterno. Directed by Barry Levinson, the project premieres April 7 on the pay-cable channel. “The drama centers on Penn State’s Joe Paterno...
In 2011, legendary Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno was dismissed from his position after it emerged that his former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky had been sexually abusing boys for decades, gaining access to many of them through his nonprofit organization The Second Mile. Paterno was one of several college ... More »
Al Pacino may not appear in many big screen features these days, but he’s had a steady run taking the lead as several real-life figures in HBO movies. Pacino’s latest HBO film is Paterno, telling the story of the disgraced Penn State Nittany Lions coach. Show More Summary
HBO has released the official trailer and announced the premiere date for Paterno. The HBO Films presentation debuts Saturday, April 7 at 8 PM. Starring Al Pacino in the title role, the drama centers on Penn State's Joe Paterno in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal. Show More Summary
After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Penn State’s Joe Paterno saw his legendary legacy threatened after news emerged that one of his assistant coaches, Jerry Sandusky, was responsible for countless sexual assaults. The result was a tumultuous period when fans, Penn St. alums. and the general public had to reckon with the […]
For months, HBO has teased viewers and media observers with hints of when its Joe Paterno movie would premiere on the network (“Spring 2018“), images of Al Pacino as the legendary Penn State football coach, and a teaser trailer with a quick montage of clips. Show More Summary
Here’s the teaser trailer for “Paterno.”
I was pretty mad at HBO when they told us they wouldn’t be giving us any ‘Game of Thrones’ in 2018, but I think I’m finally ready to let go of that grudge after seeing the trailer for the network’s upcoming film, ‘Paterno.’ Starring Al Pacino as Joe Paterno, the HBO film is expected to […]
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Al Pacino stars as disgraced college football coach Joe Paterno in the teaser trailer for upcoming HBO film, Paterno. Paterno, which is set to arrive on the channel this spring, tells the story of the controversial coach whose successful six-decade spell at Penn State was marred by scandal. Paterno’s career ended in disgrace when he was […]
On Friday HBO released the first trailer for its upcoming film Paterno, which stars Al Pacino as the titular Penn State coach in the run-up to his 2011 resignation. Despite Joe Paterno’s testimony before a grand jury stating that he had no idea his longtime assistant Jerry Sandusky had molested ... More »
Six years ago, discussion began around a Joe Paterno film starring Al Pacino. That first project, initially based off Joe Posnanski’s book Paterno and envisioned as a biopic spanning Paterno’s whole life, fell apart not long afterwards,...Show More Summary
More revelations from the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal have come to light and they do not look good for deceased former Penn State coach Joe Paterno. According to Pennsylvania state police documents obtained by CNN, Paterno claimed he had been told Jerry Sandusky was sexually abusing children as early as 2001. The report states that Paterno’s […]
What did Joe Paterno know and when did he know it?
A recently made public police report strongly suggests legendary Penn State coach Joe Paterno may have known about assistant coach Jerry Sandusky’s sexual abuse of several young boys sooner than he ever publicly admitted. CNN reported...Show More Summary
Joe Paterno had received a warning about potential abuse by former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky years before his arrest, CNN reported.
The Paterno family has maintained that the longtime coach didn’t know about Sandusky’s actions until 2001. From a CNN report on Mike McQueary, a new detail on the former Penn State assistant coach who told former head coach Joe Paterno...Show More Summary
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Paul noted Scaramucci’s bizarre reference to famed enabler of child rape Joe Paterno last week as a paragon of “honor and dignity.” I guess we all should have known there some grifting go behind this, like there is behind everything from guys like Scaramucci. It’s because he’s producing a film about Paterno, even while serving […]
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