The “Book to Big Screen” panel I helped put together was a success!
A great turn out and the speakers were fantastic!
Thanks to everyone who took part.
Here’s a pic:
(left to right: Jeffrey Sharp, President/CEO of Story Mining & Supply Co. and producer of adaptations including Boys Don’t Cry; Esther Newberg, co-head of the Literary Department at ICM; Peter Gethers, Sr. VP/Editor-at-Large of Penguin Random House; Michael Weber, screenwriter (The Fault in Our Stars, (500) Days of Summer, The Spectacular Now); Jonathan Tropper, author/screenwriter (This is Where I Leave You).