The Two New Nixons

A fresh face has joined the cavalcade of scowling actors playing Richard Nixon.nixon-broadbent.jpg

British actor Jim Broadbent will do the honers this time, with pretty boy Brad Pitt as John Dean.

But can America absorb two Nixon bi-ops? The film of the play of the book of the TV interviews “Frost/Nixon” is also going into production, with the play’s star Frank Lanella beating out former matanay idol Warren Beaty to keep the role.

Past greats in the role:

Lane Smith nixon-lane-smith.jpg

Anthony Hopkins nixon-anthony-hopkins.jpg

Phillip Baker Hall nixon-pb-hall.jpg

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