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John McCain Portrayed by Ed Harris in 'Game Change'

HBO has found Julianne Moore's partner in "Game Change". Oscar nominee Ed Harris is tapped to play former presidential candidate John McCain in the TV film which follows McCain's 2008 presidential campaign, from his controversial selection of Palin (played by Moore) as his running mate to their ultimate defeat in the general election.

Harris, who is not a Republican like McCain, played a presidential candidate in 1992's movie "Running Mates". Producers of "Game Change" have not yet revealed who will play Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden, three other principals in the 2008 campaign.

The telefilm is based on the bestselling book of the same name by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin. Jay Roach and Danny Strong who collaborated on HBO's Emmy-winning "Recount" have teamed up once again as director and scriptwriter respectively.

Shooting begins this Spring in Maryland. "This is good subject matter [politics] to be shooting in Maryland, in and around Baltimore.
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Julianne Moore Will Play Sarah Palin but Who Should Play John McCain?

Julianne Moore Will Play Sarah Palin but Who Should Play John McCain?
While Julianne Moore is brushing up on her Alaskan accent to play Sarah Palin in HBO's upcoming film Game Change, producers are going to need someone to play her former running mate, Sen. John McCain. The movie, based on John Heilemann and Mark Halperin's bestselling book of the same name, is about McCain's 2008 presidential run. So who in Hollywood could take on Arizona's war hero senator? Robert Duvall may be very interested. The actor reportedly worked the floor at the Gop's 2008 national convention and narrated a video that was shown there. He even appeared at a campaign stop for
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Diane Keaton and Ed Harris Star in The Look Of Love

Diane Keaton and Ed Harris have signed on to star in The Look of Love, co-written and directed by Arie Posin (The Chumscrubber).  The film tells the story of "a widow who, several years after the death of her husband, mysteriously meets a man who looks exactly like her deceased husband."  Julie Lynn (Mother and Child) and Bonnie Curtis (Red Eye) are producing with Exclusive Films International, the studio's first project under a new funding program.  Efi will debut The Look of Love to foreign buyers at the European Film Market in Berlin alongside  The Woman in Black starring Daniel Radcliffe, George Clooney's adaptation of The Ides of March, So Undercover starring Miley Cyrus, and Martin Scorsese's untitled George Harrison documentary. Read what Posin had to say about the film after the jump. Posin told THR: "This movie is about the hope that love can strike at any age,
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