Says Sorkin of his featured player, “In a lot of ways, [Olivia] reminded me of a female version of Rob Lowe on The West Wing—she plays a wonk who doesn’t know or doesn’t care that she’s good-looking. I’d seen her on The Daily Show, so I knew she was a world-class comedian, but it wasn’t until her audition that I saw she was also a world-class actress.”
Well that’s certainly a glowing recommendation. Haters be damned.
The cost of bad Luck.
$35 Million is the amount HBO lost in the cancellation of the Dustin Hoffman series.
440,000 viewers watched the final episode despite the series debuting to over a million viewers.
3 horses died during filming, which ultimately led to the cancellation of the show.
There is an authority to this character that I feel I have because I’ve been doing this a long time. There’s also an insecurity underneath that authority, and that’s something I’m very comfortable with. I don’t feel that secure, you know.
In case you missed it, this is Olivia Munn’s single line in the promo for The Newsroom starring Jeff Daniels and Emily Mortimer:
“You’re enabling an ass.” (1:23)
This is Emily Mortimer’s reaction to Olivia Munn’s acting:
This concludes our “blink and you missed it” segment featuring the dramatic acting debut of Olivia Munn.
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