Aaron Sorkin’s ‘Trial of the Chicago 7’ Is Officially Headed to Netflix

Netflix has officially acquired Aaron Sorkin’s The Trial of the Chicago 7, taking it off Paramount Pictures’ hands for good.

Sorkin’s sophomore directorial effort, following 2017’s Molly’s Game, includes a wildly stacked cast with Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jeremy Strong, and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II leading the way.

Image via Universal Pictures/caption] We learned of Netflix’s interest in the high-profile political drama back in June, although the deal hadn’t yet been finalized.

Variety confirmed Netflix’s acquisition of the former Paramount pic on Wednesday.

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