Ewan McGregor Joins Cast of HBO’s ‘The Corrections’

By Tim Kenneally (TheWrap) — Ewan McGregor has joined the cast of the HBO drama pilot “The Corrections,” the cable outlet confirms to TheWrap. McGregor will play Chip, the younger son of an elderly Midwestern couple. The pilot, based on the Jonathan Franzen book, is written by Noah Baumbach and produced by Scott Rudin. In […]

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Oprah Picks Franzen’s ‘Freedom’ for Book Club

BY: Hillel Italie NEW YORK – Oprah Winfrey has forgiven Jonathan Franzen. Nine years after picking Franzen’s “The Corrections” for her book club and then canceling his appearance on her show after he expressed ambivalence over her endorsement, Winfrey has chosen his new novel, “Freedom,” according to three booksellers. The booksellers asked not to be […]

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