Hillary Movie Might Get Made

    WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 20:  Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) and her daughter Chelsea (L)  greet guests before U.S. President Barack Obama awarded former U.S. President Bill Clinton the Presidential Medal of Freedom in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation's highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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    If you were disappointed that NBC and CNN’s biopics about Hillary Clinton were scrapped, this could be your lucky day. Lionsgate is reportedly in early talks to make Rodham, according to The Hollywood Reporter on Monday. The Spectacular Now director James Ponsold is reportedly on board to direct. The script, written by Young-Il Kim, tells the story of Clinton as a young lawyer on President Nixon’s impeachment committee, as well as her struggle between her career and Bill Clinton. No actress has signed on yet to play the lead, although Ponsold reportedly met with Carey Mulligan earlier in the summer. No Amy Poehler?

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