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When last we heard about Farragut North, we knew the following things:

  • It was a politically charged drama coming to Broadway under the direction of Mike Nichols.
  • Jake Gyllenhaal is starring in the stage version.
  • George Clooney and Matt Damon were reportedly buying up the film rights.

Now, there's new news about the project:

  • Clooney will direct the film version.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, not Jake Gyllenhaal, will apparently take on the role of the protagonist, a "young communications director who works for a fast-rising presidential candidate."
  • Still no word on whether Clooney will also star in the film version, but looking at these two side by side like this, I certainly hope he does.

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ktacce ktacce 8 years
it's totally MY metro stop, every day, twice a day. (though, i'm not a lobbiest.) :)
nikkih nikkih 8 years
George Clooney and Leo DiCaprio?? Oh, yeah!!! :P
MamaD MamaD 8 years
Count me in whenever Clooney's involved!!!1
cravinsugar cravinsugar 8 years
HAHA nicachica! I was just chiming in to say that's a metro stop in DC! awesome. DC power!
nicachica nicachica 8 years
haha...the only reason i clicked on this link is because i automatically knew it was a D.C. based film since Farragut North is the metro (subway) stop for K St., which is where all the lobbyists work.
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