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Morgan Freeman Joins '8', Dustin Lance Black's New Play

Morgan Freeman Joins '8', Dustin Lance Black's New Play

Morgan Freeman and ER alum Anthony Edwards will take part in a one-time reading of 8, a new play by Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black!

According to the NYTimes, the September 19 reading will also feature 30 Rock‘s Cheyenne Jackson and Marisa Tomei – the story is adapted from reporting and trial transcripts from Perry vs. Schwarzenegger, when a judge struck down Prop 8 in 2010.

Joe Mantello, who was recently nominated for a Tony for his work in A Normal Heart, will direct.

FYI: Dustin recently joined Twitter – follow him at @DLanceBlack!

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Posted to: Anthony Edwards, Dustin Lance Black, Morgan Freeman

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  • Mllllllef

    Anthony Edwards will always reminds me ER…
    oh ER…sweet ER…so far away from those bad copycat I don’t even want to name.
    I’m still crying about not being Noah Wyle’s wife.

  • http://Ja Slig o lambert ^_^cute

    President ?

  • marco

    Can Dustin Lance Black write anything that’s NOT gay (and political at that)?? BORING.

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