The famous Hollywood dialogue master Aaron Sorkin decided to try himself in a new capacity, reports The Hollywood Reporter . In November 2014, the " Oscar " winner for the script "Social Network" began work on the plot of the tape " Molly's Game " about the life of the infamous "princess of poker" Molly Bloom , and today the management of the Sony studio offered him to take on the functions of the biopic director.|
The plot of Sorkin's directorial debut will be based on the autobiography of Bloom - “ Molly's game. From Hollywood Elite to Wall Street Billionaire Club: My Risky Journey Into the World of Underground Poker ".
Bloom was a professional skiing athlete, but decided to give up her sports career when she failed to make it to the Olympic team. Molly moved to sunny Los Angeles, where she was fortunate enough to make her way from a waitress to an organizer of underground poker games, in which such Hollywood stars as Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire took part. I had to say goodbye to the world of luxury and glamor when one day 17 armed FBI agents appeared on the doorstep of her house ...
According to insiders, the studio bosses and Sorkin are already ready to move the project to the casting stage and start meeting with applicants for the main role.
The Topic of Article: Aaron Sorkin will play poker with movie stars.