Molly's Game (2017) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.
Jan 05, 2018 · Directed by Aaron Sorkin. With Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Michael Cera. The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.
- Aaron Sorkin
Dec 25, 2017 · The true story of an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target. Her players included movie stars, business titans and unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob.
Molly's Game is a 2017 American biographical crime drama film written and directed by Aaron Sorkin (in his directorial debut), based on the 2014 memoir of the same name by Molly Bloom. It stars Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Michael Cera, Jeremy Strong, Chris O'Dowd, Joe Keery, Brian D'Arcy James, and Bill Camp.
Jan 01, 2018 · The actress Jessica Chastain plays Bloom, who was dubbed the “poker princess” for the high-stakes games she ran in L.A. and New York City before running afoul of the FBI. In the movie, Molly...
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May 11, 2016 · Jessica Chastain and Idris Elba will be co-starring in the upcoming poker movie called “Molly’s Game” The movie “Molly’s Game” has been in the making for some time now and a few days ago, the name of the second lead roles was revealed.
Portrayed by Jeremy Strong in the Molly's Game movie and referred to as Reardon Green in the book, Molly's boss, Darin Feinstein, wasn't the most pleasant of men. The scene in the movie when he yells at Molly (Jessica Chastain) for buying "poor people bagels" is real, according to her memoir.
- Leonardo DiCaprio. A best friend of Maguire, Leo came to play poker when Molly’s games were just starting out. As Curtis told the Observer, he believes Maguire used his famous friend to get big fish to come to the table: “Tobey was basically paying their entry fee, and using Leo as a lure to get these billionaires like Alec Gores and Andy Beal to come to the games.”
- Rick Salomon. Salomon is probably best known for the sex tape he made with then-girlfriend Paris Hilton in 2004, but he’s a big-time poker player in his own right: He won $2.8 million at the 2014 World Series of Poker's Big One for One Drop event.
- Ben Affleck. When Maguire convinced Bloom to increase the buy-ins for the L.A. games, he promised to bring Affleck into the fold. Affleck is a notorious gambler—the guy was allegedly kicked out of the Hard Rock Cafe in Las Vegas in 2014 for counting cards at a blackjack table.
- Alex Rodriguez. When Bloom takes her games to New York, she uses A-Rod the way Maguire had used Leo: He was a big name that elevated the status of the operation.
Mar 28, 2020 · Aaron Sorkin's directorial debut tells the true story of Molly Bloom, who orchestrated a multi-million dollar underground poker game with a lot of celebrities sat at her table. One who takes a central role is an actor known as Player X, and while he's played by Michael Cera in the film, the Scott Pilgrim star isn't the real-life player.
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