Julian Assange Eyed for Biopic


The biography of Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, is being optioned for a feature film version, reports Variety.

Entitled “The Most Dangerous Man in the World” and written by Andrew Fowler, the book is set to be released this year (on a still unspecified date) and details the life of Assange and his controversial website, launched in 2006.

Fowler, a reporter for the Australian news show “Foreign Correspondent” has repeatedly interviewed fellow Australian Assange, including a famous report last June released shortly after Assange was said to have gone into hiding.

Producers on the project in include Michelle Krumm, Barry Josephson and, co-producing, L.H. Adonis.