LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Writer Aaron Sorkin arrives at the premiere of Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Writer Aaron Sorkin arrives at the premiere of Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
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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 .

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