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Michael Lewis

  1. podcasts
    April Podcast Preview: Cops, True Crime, and Michael LewisPlus a guide to surviving natural disasters.
  2. tv deals
    The Obamas’ First Netflix Project Will Be Adapting This Book About TrumpThe Fifth Risk explores how Trump’s administration has destroyed the government from within.
  3. lit parade
    Michael Lewis’s The Fifth Risk Breaks Through the Trump Book NoiseIn a stormy season of Trump exposés, Lewis’s explainer of government (dys)function earns the highest praise.
  4. books
    The Big-Money, Big-Deal Books of the FallAll the season’s probable (or wannabe) best sellers, from Michelle Obama, Michael Lewis, Sally Field, David Blight, and (sorry) Tucker Carlson.
  5. audiobooks
    Audiobooks Are the New E-books, Except They Might Keep GrowingThe rise of audiobooks is a tech story, and the battle for its future involves the same players as the e-book wars.
  6. audiobooks
    The Coming Storm Is Riveting, But Why Is It an Audiobook?In his latest project, Michael Lewis investigates America’s crisis of kleptocracy.
  7. casting couch
    Michael Lewis Says Hollywood Won’t Adapt Flash Boys Because It Has an Asian LeadThe nonfiction best seller is about Bradley Katsuyama, a real person of Asian descent.
  8. q&a
    Michael Lewis on The Big Short“They should have broken up the banks.”
  9. movie review
    The Big Short Turns the Financial Meltdown Into a Heist ComedyDirector Adam McKay invents his own glorious goofball syntax: part business thriller, part stand-up comedy, with a liberal dash of NPR didacticis.
  10. The Big Short Will Make You Furious All Over Again About 2008The pitchfork mobs didn’t quite make it to Wall Street. So seven years later, the man who brought you Anchorman decided to give it another go.
  11. Michael Lewis on The Big Short“They should have broken up the banks.”
  12. castings
    Christian Bale and Ryan Gosling Join Brad Pitt’s Big Short AdaptationIt’ll be directed by Anchorman’s Adam McKay.
  13. cups
    Toni Morrison, George Saunders, and Michael Lewis Are Now Published by ChipotleOn cups.
  14. Adam McKay Is Directing a Movie About the Economic CrisisWriter/director Adam McKay (Anchorman(s), Step Brothers) has found his next movie. McKay has signed on to develop Michael Lewis’s book, The Big […]
  15. adaptations
    Adam McKay to Write and Direct The Big ShortThe Michael Lewis book.
  16. tv
    Michael Lewis’s Home Game Headed to ABCBut who will play Tabitha Soren?
  17. ABC Scores Comedy From Moneyball AuthorAre you ready for some heart-warming family comedyyyyyyyyyyyyyy? Oh, I guess that’s actually a football reference rather than a baseball […]
  18. movies
    Michael Lewis to Adapt Liar’s Poker HimselfHe’ll write the screenplay for his 1989 financial book.
  19. exclusive
    Brad Pitt Moving Quickly on Adapting Michael Lewis’s The Big ShortFirst ‘Moneyball,’ now this.
  20. the industry
    Exclusive: Pitt Options Michael Lewis’ New BookScott Rudin backed down, and now Pitt may star.
  21. news reel
    Blind Side Author Michael Lewis on Its Adaptation“The best writer in Hollywood is a dead writer.”
  22. the industry
    Will Ferrell to Honor George W. Bush on BroadwayPlus: Brad Pitt does math!