Aaron Sorkin will be honored at this year’s Nantucket Film Festival
The Nantucket Film Festival announced Tuesday that it will honor Aaron Sorkin
with its Screenwriters Tribute on June 28. Sorkin (above) wrote the screenplay for the Mass.-
made movie “The Social Network.” His credits include “Moneyball,” “The West Wing,” “Sports Night,” “The Newsroom,” and the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic based on the biography by Walter Isaacson . Actress Emily Mortimer , who’s on “The Newsroom,” will present Sorkin with the award. Last year’s tribute honoree was “American Hustle” and “The Fighter” writer David O. Russell .