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Sci-fi screenwriter Gary Whitta wants kids to poop like Vulcans

Gary Whitta hopes to teach the next generation of "Star Trek" fans how to use the toilet with his book "Pooping Is Logical," if only he can get it officially published.

By August 7, 2015

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Pricey tablets, Sorkin's views on Steve and Google's run-in with the law (CNET UK podcast 457 show notes)

We marvel at the price of the new iPad Pro, hear what screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has to say about Steve Jobs and find out why Google's autonomous car was pulled over by the cops.

By November 13, 2015

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Aaron Sorkin wanted to call his Steve Jobs movie 'One more thing...'

CNET speaks to the Oscar-winning screenwriter about his unique take on the Apple co-founder's life.

By October 31, 2015

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Aaron Sorkin praises 'genius' Steve Jobs (interview)

The Oscar-winning screenwriter behind "The West Wing" and "The Social Network" tells CNET how he crafted his take on the life of the visionary Apple co-founder

By October 31, 2015

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Ridley Scott to produce '3001' Space Odyssey sequel miniseries

The adaptation of Arthur C. Clarke's "3001: The Final Odyssey" has been commissioned by Syfy, and will be adapted by Pirates of the Caribbean screenwriter Stuart Beattie.

By November 4, 2014

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Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in Sorkin biopic

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has confirmed the "Dark Knight" actor will go from Gotham to Silicon Valley in a new biopic of the Apple co-founder.

By October 23, 2014

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Star Wars: Episode VII now has a screenwriter

It's full steam ahead on Star Wars: Episode VII at Disney, with screenwriter Michael Arndt now confirmed as being attached to the project.

By November 11, 2012

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Sorkin's Steve Jobs biopic to play out in three acts

Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin reveals some of the first details about his Steve Jobs film, which is one of two currently in production.

By November 15, 2012

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'Little Miss Sunshine' writer to pen new 'Star Wars' film

With preproduction of "Star Wars: Episode VII" in full swing, Lucasfilm confirms the hiring of a screenwriter for the highly anticipated sci-fi movie.

By November 10, 2012

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iPad: Screenwriter's best friend?

Final Draft is developing an app for the iPad: the question is, could a tablet ever replace a printed script?

By March 19, 2010