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Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: In Praise of Some Sought-After Sorkin

Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: In Praise of Some Sought-After Sorkin

So much so that unless you were paying attention to the 2006-2007 primetime lineup or happen to be an Aaron Sorkin groupie, you probably haven't seen it And that's okay because I'm about to introduce you to the best Sorkin series this century Even if you're familiar with it, it's worth giving it another look,[...]

The West Wing Reunion Offered to Non-HBO Max Subscribers for Free

The West Wing Reunion Offered to Non-HBO Max Subscribers for Free

Brown stepping in for the late John Spencer in the role of Leo McGarry) reunite with original series creator Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme for HBO Max's A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote because you're not a subscriber and your streaming service funds can only stretch so far? With only a week[...]

The West Wing Mini-Reunion Set for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

The West Wing Mini-Reunion Set for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Brown stepping in for the late John Spencer in the role of Leo McGarry) with original series creator Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme to get out the vote this November, fans won't have to wait that long to spend a little quality time with some familiar faces Late-night host Stephen Colbert is welcoming The West[...]

Everything Coming To Netflix In October 2020: Bly Manor More

Everything Coming To Netflix In October 2020: Bly Manor, More

New films include the Adam Sandler horror-comedy Hubie Halloween, Aaron Sorkin's The Trial of Chicago 7, the Rebecca remake starring Armie Hammer, and the anticipated kids film Over The Moon Basically, you will get your money's worth from Netflix this month Check out the full list of whats joining the service below.[caption id="attachment_1053599" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

The West Wing Reunion Walk-n-Talks October 15 Bartlet Preview Image

The West Wing Reunion Walk-n-Talks October 15; Bartlet Preview Image

This week, we've been posting social media updates on HBO Max's A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote, which reunites Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Dulé Hill, Allison Janney, Janel Moloney, Richard Schiff, and Bradley Whitford with original series creator Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme for a cause that's really close to the actors'[...]

The West Wing Special: Bradley Whitford Posts Gift for Josh/Donna Fans

The West Wing Special: Bradley Whitford Posts Gift for Josh/Donna Fans

With HBO Max's A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote reuniting Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Dulé Hill, Allison Janney, Janel Moloney, Richard Schiff, and Bradley Whitford with original series creator Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme, we've been stalking social media for some looks behind the scenes as they get ready to rehearse for[...]

The West Wing Reunion Special: Bartlet Gets His Band Back Together

The West Wing Reunion Special: Bartlet Gets His Band Back Together

Last month, we learned Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Dulé Hill, Allison Janney, Janel Moloney, Richard Schiff, and Bradley Whitford would be reuniting with original series creator Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme for HBO Max's A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote Set to film over several days at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles[...]

The West Wing Reuniting for HBO Max Special Filming Set for October

The West Wing Reuniting for HBO Max Special; Filming Set for October

While we might not be getting as much of the trademark "walk and talk" as we're used to, that's a very small price to pay for a reunion of The West Wing- and 17 years later? That's exactly what original series creator Aaron Sorkin and HBO Max are set to deliver fans, with Martin Sheen, Rob[...]

Aaron Sorkins The Trial of The Chicago 7 To Netflix For $56 Million

Aaron Sorkin's The Trial of The Chicago 7 To Netflix For $56 Million

Aaron Sorkin's latest film is heading to Netflix The streamer has paid a reported $56 million for the film After initially having a release date for The Trial of The Chicago 7 pushed due to the pandemic by Paramount, they have decided to let the movie go, and Netflix is trying to swoop in and take[...]

Aaron Sorkins The Trial Of Chicago 7 May Be Heading To Netflix

Aaron Sorkin's The Trial Of Chicago 7 May Be Heading To Netflix

Aaron Sorkin's latest film could possibly be heading to Netflix After initially having a release date for The Trial of Chicago 7 pushed due to the pandemic by Paramount, they have decided to let the film go, and Netflix is trying to swoop in and take it The hold-up seems to be the international market[...]

West Wing Dreams: Why President Bartlet Is Needed Now More Than Ever

West Wing Dreams: Why President Bartlet Is Needed Now More Than Ever

I know the idea was batted around, but can we please bring back The West Wing and fill it with some amazing new characters as well as some of the ones we know and love, please Aaron Sorkin? I suppose that lamenting over my favorite parts of the series will have to do for now.[caption[...]

Jesse Eisenberg Would Play Mark Zuckerberg in Another Film

Jesse Eisenberg Would Play Mark Zuckerberg in Another Film

Writer Aaron Sorkin has kicked around doing a follow-up, an it sounds like Jesse Eisenberg would be game to star in it yet again He said as much in an interview recently with The National:“Aaron is such a great writer, obviously, and so if he wrote something it would be great My background is in[...]

So What Does Bradley Whitford Have to Say About The West Wing Reboot

So What Does Bradley Whitford Have to Say About 'The West Wing' Reboot?

The talk has come from former members of the cast, as well as series creator and writer Aaron Sorkin.It's no secret that Sorkin wouldn't mind revisiting the series, "if the story is right," and another key player has offered his thoughts on the possible return to the hallowed halls.In an interview with our friends over[...]

So What Does Richard Schiff Have to Say About The West Wing Reboot

So What Does Richard Schiff Have to Say About 'The West Wing' Reboot?

Could 2019 be the year of The West Wing reboot? The current political climate would most definitely lend to plenty of material for series creator Aaron Sorkin to pull from Not to mention, a revisit of the critically acclaimed series seems to be on everyone's mind recently, including some of the main cast.Like Richard Schiff, who played White House Communications[...]

Bad News for Trial of Chicago 7 Aaron Sorkin Film

Bad News for 'Trial of Chicago 7' Aaron Sorkin Film

It would appear that Aaron Sorkin's upcoming film project Trial of the Chicago 7 is NOT happening, and we're pretty sad about it.The Hollywood Reporter says that Amblin Entertainment has pulled their financial backing from the film, forcing a shutdown of production, before the cameras started rolling.Trial of the Chicago 7 was going to chronicles the 7 Americans[...]

Aaron Sorkin Would Love to Revisit 'The West Wing'

Dear Aaron Sorkin- we need The West Wing now more than ever, and a revisit would be most welcome in this current political climate The return of Sam, what the future will hold for Toby and Andy's kids, and the Bartlets Please? Pretty please?[caption id="attachment_949595" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Writer-director Aaron SorkinPhoto by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]***We're making[...]

Aaron Sorkin on Adapting To Kill A Mocking Bird For the Stage

Aaron Sorkin on Adapting "To Kill A Mocking Bird" For the Stage

Aaron Sorkin is one of the undisputed KINGS of written dialog, and when word came down that he was adapting Harper Lee's "To Kill A Mocking Bird" (voted #1 in PBS's The Great American Read) for the stage, our interest was peaked.[caption id="attachment_949595" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Writer-director Aaron SorkinPhoto by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Wordsmith behind some of[...]

Aaron Sorkins Trial of the Chicago 7 May Star Sacha Baron Cohen

Aaron Sorkin's 'Trial of the Chicago 7' May Star Sacha Baron Cohen

While we'll never get to see what COULD HAVE BEEN with Sacha Baron Cohen's Freddie Mercury biopic, we will get to see the actor tackle an Aaron Sorkin-directed (and written) film.[caption id="attachment_936861" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor Sacha Baron CohenPhoto by Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Sorkin has already written the script for Trial of the Chicago 7, which chronicles the[...]

Martin Sheen Says Playing President Bartlet Again Would Be Very Satisfying

Martin Sheen Says Playing President Bartlet Again Would Be "Very Satisfying"

Pretty much all of the main core has expressed interest if series creator Aaron Sorkin ever brings back the show.The current political climate being what it is, last year was the perfect time to start a rewatch of the series (thanks, Netflix!) I have been reminded of how well written and presented the show was, and[...]