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Moore Takes Palin’s Part for HBO

Posted on Mar 9, 2011
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Tina Fey might have been too busy (or too obvious), but luckily for HBO, the lovely and talented Julianne Moore has agreed to play the world’s most famous Wasillan, Sarah Palin, in HBO’s upcoming movie based on the book “Game Change.” But who’ll play John McCain? Time’s James Poniewozik has one idea.  —KA


HBO announced today that it has signed Julianne Moore to play then-Alaska-governor Sarah Palin in its coming movie Game Change, a behind the scenes account of the 2008 election that dishes dirt on Republican and Democratic campaigns.* (The film is being directed by Jay Roach, who helmed HBO’s Recount, about the 2000 election’s aftermath.) Should Palin be a candidate for president by the time the film comes out—or, well, even if she isn’t—the movie is likely to be politically scrutinized.

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By berniem, March 11, 2011 at 5:43 pm Link to this comment

Another reason not to subscribe to HBO! How about a documentary showing the torture of BRADLEY MANNING?

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By raincoat Randy, March 11, 2011 at 4:28 pm Link to this comment
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Even though the wolf-tormenter Palin is not fit to eat flies off the window of a public restroom, I look forward to seeing Julianne Moore in any role. She has been giving some powerful portrayals in recent years.

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By par4, March 11, 2011 at 12:21 pm Link to this comment
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Sounds like more must miss TV garbage.

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