EXCLUSIVE: Bestselling creator Erik Larson has signed with UTA. His books have been catnip for motion pictures and TV, and UTA will dealer these offers. His bestseller The Devil In The White City was lately set as a Hulu/Paramount TV collection with Martin Scorsese exec producing with Leonardo DiCaprio and his Appian Way. That e-book is the true story of two males, an architect and a serial killer, whose fates had been without end linked by The Chicago World’s Fair of 1893. Daniel H. Burnham, a superb and fastidious architect racing to make his mark on the world is on one facet after which there’s Henry H. Holmes, a good-looking and crafty physician who customary his personal pharmaceutical “Murder Castle” on truthful grounds – a palace constructed to seduce, torture and mutilate younger ladies. The story takes the viewer on a tour of homicide, romance and thriller within the introduction of a gilded age.
Joe Wright is hooked up to direct a movie adaptation of his e-book In The Garden of Beasts, arrange at StudioCanal with Tom Hanks’s Playtone producing. He has been a staple of the bestseller lists together with his different books that embody Thunderstruck and Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania. He is ending up his subsequent e-book.
Larson continues to be represented by his longtime literary agent David Black on the David Black Agency.