Aaron Sorkin: I’m pretty sure I’m done with TV

11.10.14 5 years ago

Aaron Sorkin: I”m pretty sure I”m done with TV
Sorkin said after “The Newsroom,” he's pretty much done with television. He made his comments in May to the LA Times, which published them over the weekend. “I know the whole 'Never say never' stuff,” Sorkin said in May just before writing the final “Newsroom” episodes. “But I'm pretty certain I'm about to write my last three episodes of television.” Sorkin added: “All these months later, I still don't see another series in my near future. But, again, you never know. Maybe I'll get another idea.” PLUS: Why Sorkin has struggled to create great TV since “The West Wing,” and Sorkin has failed to find the right setting.

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