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Marisa Tomei Playing Gloria Steinem in George Clooney's HBO Miniseries

24 February 2015 9:06 AM, PST | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Big shoes to fill! Marisa Tomei has been tapped to play famed feminist leader Gloria Steinem in an upcoming HBO miniseries.  The project is being produced by George Clooney and is called Ms. for the feminist magazine by the same name, which Steinem founded with editor Letty Cottin Pogrebin in the 1970s.  According to Deadline, the miniseries will focus on the years surrounding the first issue of Ms. in 1971. Kathy Najimy (The Guilt Trip) will reportedly play Bella Abzug, a former member of the U.S. House of [...] »

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Marisa Tomei is Gloria Steinem for the HBO Biopic Ms.

24 February 2015 8:03 AM, PST | | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

Tomei will be joined by Kathy Najimy as Congresswoman Bella Abzug in the miniseries that they'll both produce alongside George Clooney and Grant Heslov.

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Marisa Tomei to Star as Gloria Steinem in HBO Miniseries From George Clooney

23 February 2015 5:28 PM, PST | | See recent news »

It seems Marisa Tomei is ready to return to her small-screen roots. Would you like us to explain?

The Oscar-winning My Cousin Vinny actress has been tapped to star as Gloria Steinem in Ms., HBO’s upcoming miniseries about the social activist and feminist icon.

Per our sister site Deadline, Ms. will focus on the creation of Steinem’s feminist-themed magazine of the same name, which began publishing in the early 1970s.

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Kathy Najimy (Veep) will co-star as Bella Abzug, the magazine’s co-founder.

Tomei and Najimy will executive-produce the project, »

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Music and Sex #3 - in which our hero's long musical weekend continues, etc.

25 January 2015 7:20 PM, PST | | See recent CultureCatch news »

Music and Sex: Scenes from a life - A novel in progress by Roman AkLeff (first installment can be read here; second here (the last paragraph of which was moved into this part).

After the show, Walter took Norman to the West End, where Norman marveled at the broad beer selection. As they slowly worked their way through a small percentage of the fifty-plus on offer, Walter lamented how inferior college was making him feel.

"Screw that," rejoined Norman. "Just have fun and keep learning and next year's freshmen will feel inferior to you. If you already knew everything, you wouldn't have to go to college in the first place. Don't tell me about that, tell me about all the cool stuff you've been doing."

"Well, during orientation there was a great band playing outside for free called So What. I know you're not that into fusion, but they were hot. »

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