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Steve Jobs Biopic Dropped From Sony, Will Universal Pick It Up?

by Britt Hayes November 19, 2014 @ 10:19 PM
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It's been a bumpy road for Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic: the change of director from David Fincher to Danny Boyle, the change of leading man from Leonardo DiCaprio to Christian Bale to a big question mark, and now apparently a change of studio, as Sony has dropped the project entirely. But right on the heels of that announcement comes news that Universal is likely to save the day.

This Seth Meyers Aaron Sorkin-Centric Sketch Is Perfect

by Kate Erbland November 14, 2014 @ 10:35 AM
"Pete! What did I say?! We're not doing an Aaron Sorkin sketch!" The Aaron Sorkin parody sketch has been done before, done well, and then ceaselessly imitated. It's old material, people, and the world doesn't need any more old-- wait. Wait, no, no, we were wrong, because Seth Meyers has just breathed spectacular new life into the Aaron Sorkin sketch, thanks to a cleverly designed send-up from last night's episode of 'Late Night With Seth Meyers.'

NBC Staging Live Performance of 'A Few Good Men,' If You Can Handle It

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 7, 2014 @ 2:21 PM
The mere mention of 'A Few Good Men' instantaneously elicits everyone's "you can't handle the truth" impression, but few remember that writer Aaron Sorkin original staged the show on Broadway before the famous Tom Cruise-Jack Nicholson film. Now, NBC looks to follow up its 'Peter Pan Live!' by returning to those Broadway roots, staging a live TV adaptation of 'A Few Good Men.'

Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs in Biopic Directed by Danny Boyle

by Jacob Hall October 15, 2014 @ 2:21 PM
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A little while back, director David Fincher was looking to cast Christian Bale as Steve Jobs in an untitled biopic about the life of the Apple co-founder written by Aaron Sorkin. Then Fincher left and the project and so did Bale. Now, with Danny Boyle at the helm, Bale has once again returned to the film and is currently in negotiations to take the part.

'The Newsroom' Final Season Trailer Brings Boston Bombings, Spies and Sorkin-isms

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 3, 2014 @ 3:24 PM
The third and final season of HBO's 'The Newsroom' won't go to presses until November 9, but Will McAvoy and the ACN news team are pulling out all the stops in the first official trailer. Goodbye pretentious copy machines, hello Boston bombing outrage, international espionage and all the Sorkin-y relationship drama you can handle for 'The Newsroom' season 3!

'The Newsroom' Final Season Goes Behind the Scenes, Kat Dennings and B.J. Novak to Guest

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 29, 2014 @ 12:26 AM
HBO's 'The Newsroom' has never quite earned creator Aaron Sorkin the acclaim of its TV predecessors, but we'll be sad to see it go all the same when the first of a final 6 episodes premiere on November 9. Our latest behind-the-scenes look at season 3 confirms that the topical drama will tackle government whistle-blowers, also revealing that 'The Office' star B.J. Novak will join Kat Dennings among the major guest stars for the season.

'The Newsroom' Final Season Teases First Footage: MacKenzie's Got a Gun!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 9, 2014 @ 12:11 AM
Fans of HBO Aaron Sorkin drama 'The Newsroom' (come on, there's at least a few of you) were somewhat let down by the initial season 3 teaser, which offered little more than xeroxed pages of the final episode scripts. And while a proper trailer is still to come before the November premiere, find out what's got Will McAvoy so dapper, and what McKenzie's shooting at in our first footage from 'The Newsroom''s final season!

'The Newsroom' Season 3 Teaser Sets November Premiere for "The Final Episodes"

by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 25, 2014 @ 9:14 AM
It's been a good long while since we've heard anything on the third and final season of HBO's 'The Newsroom,' but in lieu of any major casting announcements or footage, it seems we at least have a premiere in mind. The network has finally copied up our first cryptic teaser of 'The Newsroom' season 3, touting its "final episodes," but what secrets are hidden between the lines?

'The Newsroom' Season 3 to Cover Boston Marathon Bombing, Aaron Sorkin Already Apologizing

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 22, 2014 @ 1:05 PM
Surprised though we were to see HBO agree to make season 3 of Aaron Sorkin's 'The Newsroom' its final season, the early end has nothing on his latest revelations about the journalism drama. Speaking from a recent conference, Sorkin straight up apologized for criticism of the series, simultaneously previewing a few major world events that will end up covered (*cough* scrutinized) when 'The Newsroom' returns this summer.