Devito plays Trump card to Wynn gig

Fleming, Michael
December 2003
Daily Variety;12/5/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 44, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the offer for Danny DeVito to direct the film "Trump vs. Wynn" under Home Box Office Inc. in the U.S. Credentials of DeVito; Citations of the casts; Overview on the storyline of the film.


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