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April 5, 2010

Casting John Edwards

Casting John Edwards

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The news broke a day or so ago that Aaron Sorkin was contemplating tackling the John Edwards failed politician/husband/father story. ¬†My thoughts immediately leapt to casting. But of course, Gawker beat us to the punch. ¬†This is how they see it playing out, depending on whose pulling the strings: Aaron Sorkin: If the rumors are true, we’d like to see Edwards played by Tom Cruise, who can channel his years…

Freakonomics Will Close Tribeca

Freakonomics Will Close Tribeca

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Magnolia has just announced it will be handling the North American distribution for the documentary adaptation of the bestselling book, Freakonomics, about incentives-based thinking by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. The film will bring together some of the super stars in documentary filmmaking: Oscar winner Alex Gibney (Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, Casino Jack and the United States of Money), Oscar nominees Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing (Jesus…