Another GameStop Film in the Works, This Time From Jason Blum and Andrew Ross Sorkin at HBO
There is another project from Hollywood based on the GameStop saga in the works, this one set at HBO.
The pay-cable network is in development on a scripted project based on the “short squeeze” movement regarding GameStop’s stock that took place over the last two weeks.This one is from Jason Blum and “Billions” co-creator and CNBC co-host Andrew Ross Sorkin.
Former HBO Films president Len Amato is also attached as an executive producer.
The project is being envisioned as a film, an individual with knowledge told TheWrap.Here is the logline for the project: How a populist uprising of social media day traders beat Wall Street at their own game turning the stock market upside down and shaking the financial world to its core.Led by a cadre of Reddit stock traders, who were attempting to stick to Hedge Funds who were shorting the stock price for the gaming retail company,
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