The new Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock trailer premiered on comedian Demetri Martin’s Important Things with Demetri Martin Comedy Central’s television series last night. Taking Woodstock is based on Elliot Tiber and Tom Monte’s Taking Woodstock: A True Story of a Riot, a Concert, and a Life, a 1960 memoir about a man working at his parents’ motel in the Catskills inadvertently sets in motion the generation-defining concert in the summer of 1969.
Taking Woodstock hits theaters on Friday, August 14. Demetri Martin is repped by Greg Cavic, Jason Heyman, Martin Lesak and Gregory McKnight @ Creative Artists Agency (CAA) and attorney Nancy Rose @ Schreck Rose Dapello Adams & Hurwitz. var addthis_pub=”reserveresult”;
Producer Tom Hanks, Paul Giamatti, Eva Amurri and Mamie Gummer attend Director Tom Hooper’s John Adams New York premiere at Museum of Modern Art in New York.
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Synopsis: A miniseries on the life of American Revolutionary leader and second President of the United States John Adams. This biography takes a fresh perspective of the Revolutionary period, making a case for Adams’ work being the force behind Thomas Jefferson’s Declaration of Independence, many of the triumphs of the Revolutionary War as well as the subsequent governmental structure.