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Hollywood, Streaming Giants Scramble for Film Rights to FTX Saga – Bitcoin News


After the FTX collapse, the story appears as if it got here from a monetary thriller based mostly on fiction and made-up characters. However, the story and the folks behind it are very actual and at this time’s streaming giants like Amazon, Apple, and Netflix are vying to get the rights to inform the FTX story.

‘Multiple’ Film Adaptations of the Rise and Fall of FTX Are Coming

Numerous reviews have proven that the novelist and monetary journalist, Michael Lewis, is engaged on a guide concerning the FTX saga. It’s been stated Lewis spent a lot of months with the previous FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF) earlier than the alternate collapsed.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, “multiple projects [are] in the works about the rise and fall of the crypto exchange.” Lewis can be well-known for crafting monetary thrillers as he authored the favored tales “Moneyball,” “The Big Short,” and “Flash Boys.”

The Hollywood Reporter’s Mia Galuppo particulars that Apple might win the rights to Lewis’s story about FTX as Galuppo reviews “sources peg the deal with Apple in the mid-seven-figure range.”

Galuppo additionally says that filmmaker Graham Moore is engaged on an adaptation of the FTX story and the movie studio XTR is already within the Bahamas filming a nonfiction documentary about FTX and SBF. The tech publication The Information additionally revealed that Vice Media is engaged on a documentary concerning the FTX fiasco.

Techcrunch reporter Ivan Mehta defined on Nov. 24 that Amazon is engaged on a tv collection with the Russo Brothers, who’re well-known Marvel filmmakers. The Russos spoke concerning the upcoming tv movie collection and stated the story includes fairly a little bit of the whole lot.

“This is one of the most brazen frauds ever committed. It crosses many sectors — celebrity, politics, academia, tech, criminality, sex, drugs, and the future of modern finance,” the Russos informed Techcrunch. “At the center of it all sits an extremely mysterious figure with complex and potentially dangerous motivations. We want to understand why.”

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Jamie Redman

Jamie Redman is the News Lead at Bitcoin.com News and a monetary tech journalist dwelling in Florida. Redman has been an energetic member of the cryptocurrency group since 2011. He has a ardour for Bitcoin, open-source code, and decentralized functions. Since September 2015, Redman has written greater than 6,000 articles for Bitcoin.com News concerning the disruptive protocols rising at this time.

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