Aaron Sorkin

Writer | Producer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
A Few Good Men (1992) | The Social Network (2010) | Moneyball (2011)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 87 wins & 70 nominations More »
BORN 
Jun 9, 1961 (age 56)
HEIGHT 
6' 1½" (1.87m)

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Projects in Development (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (18 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Molly's GameMolly's Game Director, Writer (screenplay)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Birth of ZenThe Birth of Zen (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2015 $2K
  • Primary photo for Steve JobsSteve Jobs Writer (screenplay)  Less 2015 $30MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for LoveLove (Short) Grateful Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Billy Beane: Re-Inventing the GameBilly Beane: Re-Inventing the Game (Video) Himself - Screenwriter, Special Thanks  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for MoneyballMoneyball Writer (screenplay)  Less 2011 $50MM $76MM / $110MM
  • Primary photo for The Social NetworkThe Social Network Ad Executive, Writer (screenplay)  Less 2010 $40MM $97MM / $225MM
  • Primary photo for IndigoIndigo (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Charlie Wilson's WarCharlie Wilson's War Writer (screenplay)  Less 2007 $75MM $67MM / $119MM
  • Primary photo for For CatherineFor Catherine Very Special Thanks  Less 2005 $5K
  • Primary photo for ExpirationExpiration Special Thanks  Less 2003 $50K
  • Primary photo for A Few Good Men: From Stage to ScreenA Few Good Men: From Stage to Screen (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Code of ConductCode of Conduct (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for BulworthBulworth Script Doctor (uncredited)  Less 1998 $30MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for The RockThe Rock Script Doctor (uncredited)  Less 1996 $75MM $134MM / $335MM
  • Primary photo for The American PresidentThe American President Aide in Bar, Writer  Less 1995 $62MM $65MM / —
  • Primary photo for MaliceMalice Writer (screenplay), Writer (story)  Less 1993 $20MM $46MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Few Good MenA Few Good Men Man in Bar, Writer (play), Writer (screenplay)  Less 1992 $40MM $141MM / $243MM
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The NewsroomThe Newsroom (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 25 episodes, 2012–2014 ) , Executive Producer ( 25 episodes, 2012–2014 ) , Writer ( 20 episodes, 2012–2014 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 5 episodes, 2013–2014 ) , Writer (story by) ( 5 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2012–2014 25
    • What Kind of Day Has It Been (Dec 14, 2014) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Oh Shenandoah (Dec 7, 2014) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Contempt (Nov 30, 2014) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (story by), Writer (teleplay by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Aaron Sorkin ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Plan B (Mar 24, 2011) Aaron Sorkin  Less
  • Primary photo for EntourageEntourage (TV Series) Aaron Sorkin ( 2 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010 2
  • Primary photo for QuittersQuitters (TV Movie) Very Special Thanks  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Studio 60 on the Sunset StripStudio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 22 episodes, 2006–2007 ) , Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 2006–2007 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 14 episodes, 2006–2007 ) , Writer ( 8 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 22
    • What Kind of Day Has It Been (Jun 28, 2007) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • K&R: Part 3 (Jun 21, 2007) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • K&R: Part 2 (Jun 14, 2007) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (teleplay)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 155 episodes, 1999–2006 ) , Executive Producer ( 88 episodes, 1999–2003 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 45 episodes, 1999–2003 ) , Writer ( 41 episodes, 1999–2003 ) , Writer (story by) ( 2 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Man in Crowd ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 1999–2006 155
    • Tomorrow (May 14, 2006) Man in Crowd (uncredited), Writer (created by)  Less
    • Institutional Memory (May 7, 2006) Writer (created by)  Less
    • The Last Hurrah (Apr 30, 2006) Writer (created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The West Wing Documentary SpecialThe West Wing Documentary Special (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Sports NightSports Night (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 45 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Executive Producer ( 45 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Writer ( 32 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 8 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Man at Bar ( 1 episode, 1999 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 1998–2000 45
    • Quo Vadimus (May 16, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • La Forza Del Destino (May 9, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
    • Bells and a Siren (Apr 4, 2000) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer  Less
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Self (57 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with James CordenThe Late Late Show with James Corden (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for 73rd Golden Globe Awards73rd Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Close Up with the Hollywood ReporterClose Up with the Hollywood Reporter (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Film '72Film '72 (TV Series) Himself - Interviewee ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for ArtsnightArtsnight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The TalkThe Talk (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Last Call with Carson DalyLast Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for ConanConan (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for CBS This MorningCBS This Morning (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2014–2015 )  Less 2014–2015
  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2013–2015 )  Less 2013–2015
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 7 episodes, 2000–2015 )  Less 2000–2015
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  • Primary photo for How to Make a ManHow to Make a Man (TV Special) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for From Broadway to Syracuse: The Journey of Arthur StorchFrom Broadway to Syracuse: The Journey of Arthur Storch (Short) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Seth MeyersLate Night with Seth Meyers (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Big Interview with Dan RatherThe Big Interview with Dan Rather (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Newsroom: Season 2 - Invitation to the SetThe Newsroom: Season 2 - Invitation to the Set (TV Special) Himself  Less 2013 $50K
  • Primary photo for 70th Golden Globe Awards70th Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Big Morning Buzz LiveBig Morning Buzz Live (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Colbert ReportThe Colbert Report (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2010–2012 )  Less 2010–2012
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2010–2012 )  Less 2010–2012
  • Primary photo for Piers Morgan TonightPiers Morgan Tonight (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Rock Center with Brian WilliamsRock Center with Brian Williams (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Newsroom: Season 1 - Invitation to the SetThe Newsroom: Season 1 - Invitation to the Set (TV Special) Himself  Less 2012 $50K
  • Primary photo for 17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards17th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Adapting 'Moneyball'Adapting 'Moneyball' (Video) Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for 13th Annual Young Hollywood Awards13th Annual Young Hollywood Awards (TV Special) Himself - Award Presenter  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for La noche de los OscarLa noche de los Oscar (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The 83rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 83rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Best Adapted Screenplay  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for In the House with Peter Bart & Peter GuberIn the House with Peter Bart & Peter Guber (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Oprah Winfrey ShowThe Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 3 episodes, 2010–2011 )  Less 2010–2011
  • Primary photo for The 68th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for How Did They Ever Make a Movie of Facebook?How Did They Ever Make a Movie of Facebook? (Video) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Jump Start LiveJump Start Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Cinema 3Cinema 3 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Miradas 2Miradas 2 (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Sidewalks EntertainmentSidewalks Entertainment (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Up Close with Carrie KeaganUp Close with Carrie Keagan (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mike NicholsAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mike Nichols (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for America: The Story of UsAmerica: The Story of Us (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Charlie Wilson's War'The Making of 'Charlie Wilson's War' (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Warren BeattyAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Warren Beatty (TV Special) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Emmy's Greatest MomentsEmmy's Greatest Moments (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The 55th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 55th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Drama Series  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Drama Series  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for AFI's 100 Years... 100 Passions: America's Greatest Love StoriesAFI's 100 Years... 100 Passions: America's Greatest Love Stories (TV Special) Himself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Bravo ProfilesBravo Profiles (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series and Outstanding Drama Series  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Working in the TheatreWorking in the Theatre (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Episode #22.22 (Oct 6, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Media BuzzMedia Buzz (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for De 'Los Serrano' a 'Cuenta atrás'De 'Los Serrano' a 'Cuenta atrás' (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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