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Dan Rather Pens Pensive Essay on President Trump’s Inauguration: “I Have Never Seen My Country So Divided, So Fearful”

"I have never seen an incoming president so preoccupied with responding to the understandable vagaries of dissent and seemingly unwilling to contend with the full weight and responsibilities of the most powerful job in the world."

Dan Rather Pens Message of Hope in Light of Trump Election: “The Heart of a Nation Lies With Its People”

"We now await to see whether the president-elect's actions will match his words. We cannot simply slough off these worries with incantations that everything will work out."

Dan Rather Pens Post on “Toxic” Trump, Concerns Over “the Future of My Country”

The former CBS News anchor took to Facebook to share his concerns about Trump and the GOP.

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Dan Rather (‘Truth’)

The legendary TV newsman, now 84, reflects on his life, the state of news and the controversy that ended his career at CBS News and inspired a film: "I didn't think then, I haven't thought since then and I don't think now there was any reasonable doubt about the documents."

Topher Grace Defends ‘Spider-Man 3’: It Made the “Gross National Income of a Small Country” (Q&A)

Grace tells THR that he sent producers an unsolicited Vimeo audition tape to help score his role in the Robert Redford film 'Truth.'

CBS Bans Ads for Dan Rather Movie ‘Truth’

Sony Pictures Classics sought a multimillion dollar ad buy to promote the film on several shows but was turned down.

Dan Rather Reflects on His Dramatic CBS Exit That Inspired ‘Truth’: “I Have a Lot of Wounds”

The iconic newsman, now 83, hasn't stepped foot inside CBS in nearly 10 years. But he still has plenty to report about politics (Trump), network news ("I'm glad Brian Williams is back") and seeing his biggest mistake on the big screen. "It's astounding how little truth there is in 'Truth,'" counters CBS.

‘Truth’ L.A. Screening: James Vanderbilt Talks Affinity for Journalism

Co-star Elisabeth Moss also reveals her favorite news figures, including a couple of news-focused comedians.

TIFF: ’60 Minutes’ Takes Another Big Screen Beating in ‘Truth’ — But Is It Justified?

THR's awards analyst mulls over the new Oscar hopeful about 'Rather-gate,' which stars Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford, and wonders what to make of a film that argues its protagonists were unfairly targeted.

Leslie Moonves and CBS Staff Heard Dismissing Robert Redford’s Dan Rather Movie as “Half-Truth”

Before its acclaimed premiere at TIFF, 'Truth' — about the scandal that ended the anchor's CBS News career — was screened for a special viewer: CBS president and CEO Moonves, who was not impressed.

Rome Film Fest: Dan Rather Movie ‘Truth’ to Get European Premiere as Opening Night Selection

The film about the CBS anchor's coverage of George W. Bush's Air National Guard career stars Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett.

TIFF: Dan Rather Chokes Up at ‘Truth’ Premiere, Praises Film for Accuracy

"A film called 'Truth' should be accurate," the iconic CBS news anchor said of director James Vanderbilt’s movie about his 2006 exit and the events leading to it.