Baldacci speaks at kick off of Roanoke literacy effort | October 18, 2013
The Roanoke Times
People taking part in reading “Wish You Well,” this year’s book selection for the Roanoke Valley Reads community reading project, got a chance to hear from the writer himself Thursday night and learn about local efforts of his literacy foundation. Read more here.
Wish You Well to premiere at Heartland Film Festival | October 10, 2013
Heartland Film Festival
Wish You Well – the independent film adaptation of David’s eponymous novel – will premiere at the Heartland Film Festival in Indianapolis on October 19th. The film stars Academy Award-winner Ellen Burstyn, Josh Lucas and Mackenzie Foy, along with Ned Bellamy, Laura Fraser, JP Vanderloo, Alano Miller and Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick.
Learn more and purchase tickets here.
Sony Acquires Feature Rights to David Baldacci’s ‘The Finisher’ | September 25, 2013
Sony has acquired feature rights to bestselling author David Baldacci’s fantasy novel, “The Finisher,” with Matt Tolmach set to produce the project. Read more here.
Sony Options David Baldacci’s Upcoming Fantasy Novel ‘The Finisher’ | September 24, 2013
Sony Pictures Entertainment has optioned film rights to David Baldacci’s upcoming fantasy novel “The Finisher.” Read more here.
Britain’s UKTV Picks Up CBS Studios’ Cop Drama ‘King & Maxwell’ | August 22, 2013
The Hollywood Reporter
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.
Scholastic Lands Baldacci’s ‘The Finisher’ | August 12, 2013
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.
David Baldacci on Truman Capote | August 08, 2013
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.
What “Edward Snowden” The Movie Would Look Like | July 19, 2013
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.
Thriller writers collaborate for anthology | July 09, 2013
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.
Rebecca Romijn and Jon Tenney Talk King & Maxwell Chemistry | July 01, 2013
TV Guide sits down with the stars of TNT’s “King & Maxwell” to investigate their spark. Read the full interview here.