Tag: Steven Knight

Tobey Maguire Playing Bobby Fischer?

Posted: February 25, 2010 at 12:12 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Maguire might have just lost a franchise character in Spider-man, but it looks like he might be playing famous chess icon, Bobby Fischer,  in the film Pawn Sacrifice. Pawn Sacrifice follows Bobby Fischer who has to face the Russian chess champion, Boris Spassky,  in 1972, in a game filled with Cold War overtones. Basically think […]

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Matt Damon Starring in Robert F. Kennedy Biopic

Posted: February 24, 2010 at 12:11 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Matt Damon has signed on to star in the Robert F. Kennedy biopic directed by Gary Ross from a Steven Knight script. The film is being made through New Regency. The film will be based on the book “Robert Kennedy: His Life” a biography by Evan Thomas. Synopsis from the publisher of the book, Simon […]

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