Steven Spielberg’s THE PAPERS Adds New Cast


Steven Spielberg’s next project adapting the story of the Washington Post and the Pentagon Papers has announced new cast.

The Steven Spielberg directed project follows the Washington Post’s role in exposing the Pentagon Papers in 1971, and how the Post’s editor Ben Bradlee and publisher Kay Graham joined the New York Times in challenging the federal government over their right to publish them.

The new cast joining are Alison Brie, Carrie Coon, David Cross, Bruce Greenwood, Pat Healy, Tracy Letts, Bob Odenkirk, Sarah Paulson, Jesse Plemons, Matthew Rhys, Michael Stuhlbarg, Bradley Whitford and Zach Woods.

The Papers has just begun filiming in New York last week and stars Tom Hanks as Bradley Graham and Meryl Streep as Kay Graham. It is set to have a limited opening from