Tag Archives: Farragut North

Ryan Gosling, George Clooney in “The Ides of March” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: If George Clooney’s political drama “The Ides of March” was a presidential candidate, it would be ahead in the polls. The film continues to announce its presence in the still-forming awards race by throwing down impressive marketing salvos as it prepares for a full-court, fall film[...]

George Clooney, Ryan Gosling hitting campaign trail for “Ides of March”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: George Clooney is moving forward with his political drama “The Ides of March,” based on Beau Willimon’s play “Farragut North.” Clooney and regular collaborator Grant Heslov adapted the script. The A-list actor will direct and star. It was reported that Clooney secured independent financing for his[...]

George Clooney wants Chris Pine for ‘Farragut,’ but the actor wasn’t aware

HollywoodNews.com: Chris Pine was completely in the dark that George Clooney was eyeing him for a role in the feature adaptation of the play “Farragut North.” The play was written by Democratic political operative Beau Willimon and it was recently reported that Clooney was eyeing to make the film with[...]

George Clooney hitting campaign trail for “Farragut North”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: George Clooney needs to run for president. He won’t. A friend actually asked me after our screening of “The American” when I thought Clooney would finally get into politics. I chuckled and relayed the standard answer Clooney keeps at the ready whenever a journalist asks him[...]