Browsing: John Goodman
Story chronicles the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans, which unfolded behind the scenes of the Iran hostage crisis–the truth of which was unknown by the public for decades.
Logline: Story centers on Axel Freed, a university professor with a serious gambling addiction who owes his bookies a large sum of money. Unable to pay, they grow impatient, and when Freed finally scrapes enough money together, he decides to keep it and gamble it all away.
ABC adds five to Off The Map, while CBS snags Buffy for a new series, and an Emmy-winning-Dexter-serial-killer for another, while adding a LUX vet to CSI:NY, and DirecTV delivers us a little more evil John Goodman in Damages, while Fox brings another movie star to guest star, and NBC powerloads a lot of familiar faces into LO:LA, Parenthood and Chuck.
Goodman joins Hanks, Bullock and newcomer Thomas Horn for upcoming novel adaptation.
Logline: Story centers on Oskar Schell, a nine-year-old amateur inventor, jewelry designer, astrophysicist, tambourine player and pacifist, as he searches New York for the lock that matches a mysterious key left by his father when he was killed in the September 11 attacks.