by: Clark Allen
Elisabeth Moss is set to join the Dan Rather biopic TRUTH. The film concerns the true story regarding the scandal that emerged following 60 Minutes II anchor Dan Rather after his report that former president George Bush received special treatment that put him in the Texas Air National Guard to avoid the Vietnam War draft. The film is based upon the Mary Mapes memoir “Truth And Duty: The Press, The President, And The Privilege Of Power.” Moss stars as CBS veteran Lucy Scott, joining Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett. The film is penned by “The Amazing Spiderman” series screenwriter James Vanderbilt and marks his directorial debut.
Moss recently stared in the drama “Listen Up Philip” alongside Jason Schwartzman, in the dramedy “The One I Love” opposite Mark Duplass and stared in the Jane Champion television mini-series “Top of The Lake.” The “Mad Men” star has several upcoming projects including the drama “Meadowland,” the sci-fi drama “High Rise,” starring alongside Tom Hiddleston and the horror film “There Are Monsters.” Moss is also highly rumored to star in the second season of the HBO hit series “True Detective.”