Aaron Sorkin Says The West Wing with Donald Trump as President Wouldn’t be Believable

Norman Weiss
TV Tattle

Aaron Sorkin says The West Wing with Donald Trump as president wouldn’t be believable

“Awful!” The West Wing creator says with a laugh. "Well, no, here's what would happen - I would create that Donald Trump-esque character, but I would have to make some adjustments to the character to make it believable. If I just did Trump as Trump, no-one would buy that as a believable character.” Sorkin adds: "I think that if the characters on The West Wing were watching a TV show about the characters who are running for President right now, they'd say, 'This is insane! You can't believe this, this is a silly television show, they should get it closer to real life.'"


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