For his upcoming film, Aaron Sorkin rounds up an all-star cast to relive the events surrounding the Chicago 7. The story follows the group of anti-Vietnam War protesters as they go on trial for conspiracy, incitement to riot, and a list of other chargers before the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Eddie Redmayne, Jeremy Strong, and Michael Keaton, The Trial of the Chicago 7 is slated to release on Netflix October 16, 2020.
Even if the lockdown has you feeling trapped, John Mayer wants you to remember that the great outdoors is still there — along with Land Rover's new Defender to get you as far out as you want to go. The Atlantic and Land Rover sent John to Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park in a Defender 110 along with a crew to document the experience.
David Byrne's lauded Broadway show American Utopia is coming to HBO in a production directed by Spike Lee. Removing everything from the stage except for the bare essentials, Byrne and the cast create an experience that directly involves the cast and audience for a singular concert. American Utopia premieres October 17th.
In Japan, Kit Kat is one of the most popular candy bars. It's so popular, the country has over 400 varieties of the crispy, chocolate-dipped wafers. The flavors range from wasabi and cheesecake to purple sweet potato and melon, and the man behind most of them is Yasumasa Takagi. The classically-trained pastry chef is the mastermind in charge of creating the new and interesting flavors of Kit Kat.