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The Sympathizer: Oldboy Director to Adapt TV series of Acclaimed Book
Park Chan-wook, the acclaimed director of Oldboy and The Handmaiden, will be directing the TV adaptation of The Sympathizer, the Pulitzer-winning novel by the Vietnamese-American professor Viet Thanh Nguyen Nguyen announced the news on his Twitter feed "Thrilled to finally announce that @A24 has optioned THE SYMPATHIZER for TV, with director Park Chan-wook, whose films[...]
Acclaimed Actor/Playwright/Director Sam Shepard Dies At 73
Shepard would earn the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his play Buried Child He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of pilot Chuck Yeager in 1983's The Right Stuff Shepard would go on to receive the PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award in 2009 as[...]