Was it a standard audition, or did they approach you specifically? I’d been aware of it when Phil [Seymour Hoffman] shot it, and all of a sudden…I didn’t know it was coming back, and then they came to me.In these cases, she functions as an extension of the Strawman Political.
This was the beginning of a recurring working relationship between Whitford and Sorkin.
(Bradley Whitford) is a producer who takes over show-running duties with Matt Albie, his long-time friend, and who worked on the show four years prior, before leaving with Matt over disagreements with network executives.
In the pilot, it is revealed that he has a history of alcoholism and drug problems, specifically with cocaine, and recently suffered a relapse after 11 years of sobriety.
The actor: Bradley Whitford first broke through as an actor on the stage, as befits someone who trained at Juilliard.
But he soon made the jump to on-camera work, doing small roles in films and on TV series during the late ’80s and throughout the next decade. Club: We just did this feature with John Kapelos, who shared a sex scene with her and Juno Temple. I had not seen it when Transparent came up—because, you know, Jill [Soloway] directed that movie—and after I saw that movie, I emailed Kathryn, because I had done a Broadway play with her, Boeing Boeing, and I said, “I worked with you for six months.