Frost/Nixon

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Dramatists Play Service, 2009 - Drama - 61 pages
15 Reviews
THE STORY: British talk-show host David Frost has become a lowbrow laughing-stock. Richard M. Nixon has just resigned the United States presidency in total disgrace over Vietnam and the Watergate scandal. Determined to resurrect his career, Frost r

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User Review  - G. Adams - Goodreads

A bajillion scene changes -- stops short of greatness in a dramatic sense. Requires an actor who can convincingly portray Nixon without becoming a parody. Read full review

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User Review  - Katie Thompson - Goodreads

I saw this play at a local theater and loved it enough to but a copy. Frost/Nixon is an extremely unique look at Nixon and his failures; instead of vilifying him, it presents him as a flawed human ... Read full review

About the author (2009)

Peter Morgan’s first stage play is FROST/NIXON. It was developed with producer Matthew Byam Shaw for The Donmar Warehouse. His film credits include screenplays for “The Queen,” starring Helen Mirren and Michael Sheen (Academy Award nomination; Golden Globe Winner); “The Last King of Scotland,” starring Forest Whitaker (BAFTA Award Winner), and the screen adaptation of FROST/NIXON, directed by Ron Howard, starring Frank Langella and Michael Sheen. His TV credits include HBO’s multi-Golden-Globe winning “Longford,” “The Deal” (BAFTA Award for Best Single Drama), and “Henry VIII” (International Emmy for Best Drama, 2004).

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