Sony Pictures Entertainment has optioned film rights to David Baldacci’s upcoming fantasy novel “The Finisher.” Read more here.
UKTV, the multichannel network operator owned by BBC Worldwide and Scripps Networks Interactive, has inked a deal with CBS Studios International for U.S. crime drama King & Maxwell. Read more here.
Bestselling author David Baldacci has signed with Scholastic Press for his first standalone children’s book, a fantasy novel called THE FINISHER. Read the full article here. Read Scholastic’s press release here.
In a new episode of Google Play’s Favorite Things, David shares his thoughts on one of his favorite books: Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood.
Edward Snowden’s release of classified information, search for asylum and avoidance of extradition to the U.S. seem to be straight out of a movie plot. Audie Cornish speaks with best-selling author David Baldacci for his take on scripting Edward Snowden, the movie. Listen to the story here.
Twenty-three of the country’s top thriller writers will combine their talents in FACE OFF, an anthology announced Tuesday by Simon & Schuster and scheduled to come out in summer 2014. David Baldacci will edit the collection. Read more here.
TV Guide sits down with the stars of TNT’s “King & Maxwell” to investigate their spark. Read the full interview here.
“It’s fun to be part of a show that’s based on a popular series of books,” says Rebecca Romijn (the shape-shifting Mystique in the X-Men films), who stars as Maxwell. King is played by Jon Tenney, who starred as Brenda Leigh Johnson’s (Kyra Sedgwick) FBI-agent husband on TNT’s The Closer. Read more here.
TNT adds more ampersands and more private eyes to its drama lineup. Jon Tenney and Rebecca Romijn star as best-selling author David Baldacci’s popular characters Sean King and Michelle Maxwell, former Secret Service agents who use their unique skills — not to mention their razor-sharp chemistry — to give them a leg up on conventional law enforcement. Read the full interview with Jon Tenney here.
Christian Kane and Jerry O’Connell have been tapped to guest-star on TNT’s new drama King & Maxwell. Read more here.