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WILL HBO FILM WHITEWASH PHIL SPECTOR?

June 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Recent comments by writer-director David Mamet that he believes onetime record producer Phil Spector is not guilty of the murder of actress Lana Clarkson have infuriated Clarkson’s friends. Interviewed by the London Financial Times about his upcoming HBO film about Spector, which stars Al Pacino as Spector, Mamet said, “I don’t think he’s guilty. I […]

AL PACINO TO PLAY PHIL SPECTOR?

October 11, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In one of the oddest casting decisions of this or any other year, HBO is planning to star Al Pacino in a biographical movie about record producer Phil Spector, who is currently serving a 19-years-to-life sentence for murdering actress Lana Clarkson, the New York Times reported on its website late Friday without citing sources. The […]