Greg Garrett

The enduring appeal of Watergate

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Julia Roberts in Gaslit (Photo: Hilary Bronwyn Gale)

On 24 April the series Gaslit, starring Julia Roberts as Martha Mitchell and Sean Penn as Watergate-era U.S. Attorney General John Mitchell, will premiere on Starz. It joins a multitude of books, films, and TV shows about Watergate, starting with the Oscar-winning All the President’s Men (1976) running through to 2017’s The Post.

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