The Fifth Estate (2013)

The Fifth Estate Synopsis

Following Daniel Domscheit-Berg (Brühl), an early supporter and eventual colleague of Julian Assange (Cumberbatch), “The Fifth Estate” traces the heady, early days of WikiLeaks, culminating in the release of a series of controversial and history changing information leaks. The website’s overnight success brought instant fame to its principal architects and transformed the flow of information to news media and the world at large.

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Second The Fifth Estate Featurette

Second The Fifth Estate Featurette

Laura Linney, Stanley Tucci and director Bill Condon discuss how WikiLeaks changed the world. Plus, we have two more clips from this true-story drama.
Benedict Cumberbatch Talks WikiLeaks, Julian Assange and The Fifth Estate

Benedict Cumberbatch Talks WikiLeaks, Julian Assange and The Fifth Estate

The actor describes his process in portraying this controversial figure in director Bill Condon's upcoming drama, in theaters October 18th.
The Fifth Estate Featurette

The Fifth Estate Featurette

Stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Daniel Bruhl, Laura Linney, Stanley Tucci and director Bill Condon break down this WikiLeaks drama, in theaters October 18th.
The Fifth Estate Poster with Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl

The Fifth Estate Poster with Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl

Bill Condon directs this thriller that takes us inside the inner workings of WikiLeaks, in theaters October 18th.
Wikileaks The Fifth Estate Trailer Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange

Wikileaks The Fifth Estate Trailer Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange

Bill Condon directed this thriller starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl, in theaters October 18th.
The Fifth Estate Photo with Bendict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

The Fifth Estate Photo with Bendict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

Principal photography is under way on DreamWorks' WikiLeaks drama, set for release on November 15, 2013.
Alicia Vikander Joins DreamWorks' WikiLeaks Movie

Alicia Vikander Joins DreamWorks' WikiLeaks Movie

The actress will play the love interest of Daniel Bruhl's Julian Assange in this biopic directed by Bill Condon.
Daniel Bruhl Replaces James McAvoy in the WikiLeaks Movie

Daniel Bruhl Replaces James McAvoy in the WikiLeaks Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch will star as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in Bill Condon's biopic about the rise and fall of the infamous website.
James McAvoy Joins DreamWorks' Julian Assange WikiLeaks Biopic

James McAvoy Joins DreamWorks' Julian Assange WikiLeaks Biopic

The actor will portray Daniel Domscheidt-Berg opposite Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange in Bill Condon's true-life drama.
Jeremy Renner and Bill Condon Circling Untitled WikiLeaks Project

Jeremy Renner and Bill Condon Circling Untitled WikiLeaks Project

The Bourne Legacy star is 'looking hard' at playing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in this biopic.
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