Here’s a first official look at Actor Hugh Jackman in The Front Runner, the upcoming biography drama movie directed by Jason Reitman from on a script Jay Carson and Jason Reitman based on the book “All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid” by Matt Bai:
“American Senator Gary Hart (Hugh Jackman)’s presidential campaign in 1988 is derailed when he’s caught in a scandalous love affair.”
Besides Hugh Jackman, the cast also includes Vera Farmiga, J.K. Simmons, Mamoudou Athie, Josh Brener, Kaitlyn Dever, Tommy Dewey, Molly Ephraim, Spencer Garrett, Ari Graynor, Toby Huss, Mike Judge, Alex Karpovsky, Mark O’Brien, Sara Paxton, Kevin Pollak, and Steve Zissis.
– Hugh Jackman as Gary Hart;
– Vera Farmiga as Oletha “Lee” Hart;
– Kaitlyn Dever as Andrea Hart;
– Sara Paxton as Donna Rice;
– J. K. Simmons as Bill Dixon;
– Mamoudou Athie as A.J. Parker;
– Molly Ephraim as Irene Kelly;
– Josh Brener as Doug Wilson;
– Mike Judge as Jim Savage;
– Kevin Pollak as Bob Martindale;
– Ari Graynor as Ann Devroy;
– Mark O’Brien as Billy Shore;
– Alex Karpovsky as Mike Stratton;
– Toby Huss as Billy Broadhurst;
– Tommy Dewey as John Emerson;
– Spencer Garrett as Bob Woodward;
– Nyasha Hatendi as Roy Valentine;
– Steve Zissis as Tom Fiedler;
– Evan Castelloe as John Hart.
Here’s a video about the real-life event:
Former Colorado Senator Gary Hart quit the Democratic race for president,
his abrupt exit coming after a media frenzy hunting for evidence of an affair.
Stay clear from monkey business if you want to run for president, lol!
The film has yet to get an official release date.
Stay tuned with us for more details about the movie The Front Runner.