Tag Archives: Sorkin

Aaron Sorkin: 2011’s comeback kid

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: News of a pilot order from HBO for a new series that chronicles the backstage drama at a cable news station is the latest signal that writer Aaron Sorkin is coming back into favor. The first this year were his Golden Globe win and Oscar nod[...]

Justin Timberlake, Aaron Sorkin deconstruct Sean Parker in ‘Social Network’

HollywoodNews.com: All eyes are on Justin Timberlake October 1 as he hits the big screen in what is arguably his first dramatic role, that of Facebook co-founder Sean Parker in Sony’s “The Social Network.” In a profile on Parker, Vanity Fair explains how Aaron Sorkin’s take on the web mogul[...]

Aaron Sorkin grabs rights to John Edwards’ crumbling campaign story

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s thrilling when the right story finds the right storyteller. And though we are very early in the process, it feels like Aaron Sorkin — writer for “A Few Good Men,” “The American President” and television’s “The West Wing” — is the perfect candidate to adapt[...]