Jim Gaffigan joins the Liev Schreiber passion project along with Michael Rapaport, Pooch Hall, and Morgan Specter. The Bleeder follows the life of boxer Chuck Wepner.
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Fresh off of her final season on AMC’s hit series Mad Men, Elisabeth Moss is now joining the biopic about Rocky inspiration Chuck Wepner. The Bleeder, starring Liev Schreiber as Wepner, centers on the boxer’s claim to fame after he shocked the world by knocking Muhammad Ali to the canvas.
The book details Jenning’s academic life in Ballou High School, an inner city school in Washington, D.C., and eventually to Brown University. Tollin optioned the book, as well as Jennings’ life rights, and will be producing the adaptation via his shingle Tollin Productions.
A round-up of the week’s TV news!
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