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‘The Fifth Estate’ Trailer: How Hollywood Does WikiLeaks

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Posted on Jul 17, 2013

Benedict Cumberbatch (“Sherlock”) plays Julian Assange in DreamWorks and Participant Media’s upcoming film based on the book by WikiLeaks ship-jumper Daniel Domscheit-Berg and Luke Harding of The Guardian.

The real-life Assange apparently got an advanced look at the script and called it a “mass propaganda attack against WikiLeaks the organization, and the character of my staff.”

The trailer for the film is below.

—Posted by Peter Z. Scheer

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