President Obama Is A Fan Of HBO's 'The Normal Heart', Calls Director Ryan Murphy
It appears director Ryan Murphy's film adaptation of The Normal Heart has one very high profile fan: President Barack Obama!
According to Deadline, the President called Murphy after screening the film to tell him that he loved it and found it incredibly moving. Obama also asked how the film came together.
Murphy confirmed the call to Deadline, saying:
“The whole movie is about Larry trying to get the attention of Washington and 30 years later, to get a call from the President is a full-circle moment.”
Nice move, Mr. President!