Steve Jobs May Be About The Apple Guru, But Aaron Sorkin Is The Real Star

The trick to enjoying an Aaron Sorkin project is to never take it as seriously as he does. The creator of The West Wing and The Newsroom and the Oscar-winning screenwriter of The Social Network doesn’t write dialogue—he stages showy talk-fests that are meant to either show off how smart his characters are or how smart… »10/07/15 3:48pm10/07/15 3:48pm


Aaron Sorkin Wants You To Know Jay Paterno Was Really Moved By The Newsroom

Aaron Sorkin says Jay Paterno called him after Paterno watched an episode of The Newsroom earlier this summer. The episode, which was about last year's attempted assassination of then-U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, showed how some networks (like NPR) inaccurately reported Gifford had died. Which, come to think of it,… »9/06/12 3:45pm9/06/12 3:45pm