Hollywood Is Remaking NYT Documentary “Page One” — Here’s Who They Should Cast

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Andrew Rossi’s documentary on the inner machinations of The New York Times hasn’t even opened wide yet, but rumours of a feature remake are already swirling.

We can think of few hotter tickets in terms of casting — what self-serious Hollywood actor wouldn’t salivate over the chance to play a Times principal?

Everybody’s going to weigh in on who should take on the grey Lady — but we assure you our lineup is the right one.

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