Newseum’s Reel Journalism: “His Girl Friday” w/ Cokie Roberts

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By Matt Dornic 

The Newseum’s Reel Journalism series with Nick Clooney presents the 1940’s film “His Girl Friday” on December 1st at 7 pm. Clooney’s guest for the event is NPR and ABC’s Cokie Roberts.

His Girl Friday (1940), starring Rosalind Russell and Cary Grant is about a newspaper editor who will do anything to stop his star reporter and former wife from remarrying. Cokie will share her thoughts on why the movie – after nearly seven decades – remains such a hilarious crowd pleaser. General admission is $25 and $20 for Newseum members.