How Chris Messina Became That Guy You See In Everything
If you've paid attention to indie film over the past few years, there's a good chance you're familiar with Chris Messina's work — but he wasn't always one of Hollywood's most sought-after actors. In his own words, Messina recounts a career trajectory full of challenges, from getting cut out of a Meryl Streep movie and nearly quitting the business to stumbling over Aaron Sorkin's complex dialogue on The Newsroom.
Jonathan Franzen Is Adapting "The Corrections" Into HBO Series
In an interview at yesterday's New Yorker Festival, author Jonathan Franzen confirmed his 2001 dysfunctional family epic will be a four-year series on HBO. Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale, Greenberg) is also involved with the project, likely to direct. (via.)