In a year full of surprises, both good and bad, the most shocking thing to happen in 2017 wasn’t Donald Trump becoming president or the Houston Astros winning their first World Series. It was Tommy Wiseau inspiring an Oscar-nominated movie. The Disaster Artist, based on Greg Sestero’s book of the same name about the making of the “so bad, it’s good” classic The Room, is up for Best Adapted Screenplay at the 90th Academy Awards, alongside “traditional” nominees like Aaron Sorkin’s Molly’s Game and James Ivory’s Call Me By Your Name. Will it win? Probably not, but it still means the guy who gave us “hi, doggy” could crash Hollywood’s most exclusive night. Could Oscar gold be… Read entire story.
Source: FilmDrunk – UPROXX