A.J. Baime’s Harry S. Truman Book ‘The Accidental President’ In Series Development At Wiip With Scott Bloom & Dylan Clark
EXCLUSIVE: Indie studio wiip has optioned the rights to New York Instances bestselling writer A.J. Baimes’ e book The Unintentional President: Harry S. Truman and the 4 Months that Modified the World for growth as a restricted collection govt produced by Dylan Clark (The Batman, Struggle for the Planet of the Apes).
Scott Bloom (Roosevelt) is hooked up to pen the difference of The Unintentional President, which was revealed in 2017 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. It tells the dramatic story of Harry Truman’s first 4 months in workplace, when this unlikely, small-town Washington outsider needed to tackle Germany, Japan, Stalin and the atomic bomb, with the destiny of the world hanging within the steadiness.
Clark will govt produce by way of Dylan Clark Productions. wiip’s Paul Lee (Dickinson) and Mark Roybal (No Nation For Previous Men) govt produce with Roybal and Nate Winslow overseeing the mission for the studio. Brian Williams will oversee and produce for Dylan Clark Productions.
Bloom penned the screenplay for Roosevelt, an upcoming drama about one other former President, Teddy Roosevelt, which has been set at Paramount as a possible star automobile for Leonardo DiCaprio with Martin Scorsese directing.
Baime is the writer of Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari and Their Battle for Velocity and Glory at Le Mans, the e book which was tailored into the Oscar-winning movie Ford v Ferrari, starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale. He additionally penned The Arsenal of Democracy: Detroit, FDR, and an Epic Quest to Arm an America at Struggle. His new e book Dewey Defeats Truman: The 1948 Election and the Battle for America’s Soul shall be revealed by Houghton Mifflin July 7.
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Bloom is repped by LBI Leisure and Morris Yorn.