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Ed Harris has been cast as John McCain in Game Change, HBO’s retelling of the 2008 presidential campaign, based on the book by the same name,
Harris, a four-time Oscar nominee, will join Julianne Moore, who was already picked to play Sarah Palin, McCain’s running mate in their 2008 bid.
The producers have not yet revealed who will play Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden, three other major players in the 2008 campaign.
What do you think? Will Harris make a good McCain?
“Game Change” is being written by Danny Strong and will be directed by Jay Roach, the team behind HBO’sMore >
In a sitdown with Fox News, Sarah Palin discussed the upcoming HBO film Game Change, based on the ’08 Presidential race. Julianne Moore will play Palin.
She doesn’t sound too happy about that – or the film in general.
“Well, I am all about job creation, and I guess I could provide some of these gals who pretend like they’re me some job security,” she joked (we think).
That was funny and light-hearted enough, but the strange thing is how bitter she seems about the film, in which she is but one of many players …More >
A four-time Oscar nominee has been tapped to play political celebrity Sarah Palin in HBO Films’ upcoming adaptation of the bestseller Game Change.
Based on John Heilemann and Mark Halperin’s book, the film centers on insider gossip and inner workings of the ’08 McCain and Obama campaigns.
Game Change depicts Palin as a lightning rod, a wild card way out of her depth and unprepared for the national spotlight. So who will portray her?
Probably not someone who jumps out at you right away …
It’s Julianne Moore! Was Tina Fey not available?
To play the Thrilla from Wasilla, Julianne Moore willMore >
But it will be four-time Oscar nominee Julianne Moore tackling the role of Sarah Palin in HBO Films’ Game Change. Still this won’t be a movie the Palin family or her fans will want to see.
The film follows John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign, from his selection of the controversial Alaska governor as his running mate to their ultimate defeat in the general election. No word yet on who willMore >
It’s official, Jay Leno is now a Harvard man, well maybe not, but he has been named the Hasty Pudding Man of the Year by the Hasty Pudding Theatricals of Harvard University.
The drama troupe is the oldest undergraduate program of it’s kind in the United States and they annually honor an individual who entertains the masses.
According to the group Jay Leno was chosen because he has:
“Entertained millions of people over his long and accomplished career in comedy….”
Although we have the sneaking suspicion that the controversy Leno drew between himself and Conan probably helped the group pickMore >
Now that’s comedic.
Angelina Jolie is as confused as the rest of us at her Golden Globe nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Comedy or Musical … for The Tourist.
Come on, Hollywood Foreign Press. If you want to toss an A-list star a nomination strictly for the buzz or access, go ahead. But … it’s a spy thriller.
Thanks, Golden Globes … I think!
Chelsea Handler’s enemy said she and Johnny Depp “were laughing because it’s the first time that I’ve been in the comedic category … it’s new for me.”
She will face off against Annette Bening and Julianne Moore (The Kids Are AllMore >