Aaron Sorkin Signs With CAA
The acclaimed screenwriter is making his feature directorial debut with ‘Molly’s Game.’
Aaron Sorkin has left his longtime agency, WME, for CAA, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
The move comes as he is finishing up his directorial debut, STX and eOne’s Molly’s Game, starring Jessica Chastain. Sorkin also adapted the screenplay, based on the memoir of Molly Bloom.
Sorkin is arguably Hollywood’s most high-profile scribe, having penned The Social Network (which won the Oscar), Moneyball, Steve Jobs and A Few Good Men, which began as a 1989 stage play. He also created beloved series Sports Night and The West Wing (which won four straight Emmys for outstanding drama), as well as Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip and The Newsroom.
Sorkin continues to be repped by Frankfurt Kurnit.