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Chris Pine Set to Play Nixon Lawyer in Amazon Studios Film

Chris Pine Set to Play Nixon Lawyer in Amazon Studios Film

Chris Pine is set to star in an upcoming film about Richard Nixon lawyer John Dean.

According to Variety, the 38-year-old actor will take on the role of John, a pivotal figure in the Watergate scandal.

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The film will follow John‘s life and political career, as he served as the White House counsel from July 1970 through April 1973.

John acted as a key whistle-blower during the scandal, “offering testimony that implicated the president in the historic cover-up.”

The film will be executive produced by John himself, who has written numerous books about the Watergate scandal.

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