No ‘J. Edgar’ for Toronto, New York Film Festivals

7757660.jpg Presumptive awards favorite J. Edgar, Clint Eastwood‘s biopic starring Leonardo DiCaprio as the FBI founder and legendary eccentric, will be skipping both the Toronto International Film Festival and the New York Film Festival, EW reports. The Toronto fest, which kicks off September 8, is traditionally considered the unofficial start of the annual awards season. The film is scheduled to open November 9 in limited release before going wide on November 11.

Source: EW