Mentor Daniel Asa Rose’s marvelous memoir, LARRY’S KIDNEY, is scheduled to be made into a movie. Will Ferrell will play Daniel! I’m completely thrilled for him and excited to hear the details!
It’s rare that books are optioned and rarer still that options pan out. For instance, this fascinating article in the Wall Street Journal details the 15 years it took for Lee Child’s Jack Reacher to hit the big screen. (Most options, by the way, are granted for far less money than you’ll read about in the WSJ article.)