The Volkswagen emissions scandal is already getting Hollywood attention
Less than a month after it was revealed that Volkswagen was accused of cheating its emissions tests on some of its vehicles over the years, the scandal has already made its way to Hollywood — almost
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Leonardo DiCaprio’s production company, Appian Way, has teamed up with Paramount Pictures to acquire the rights to an upcoming book that will investigate the German car company’s recent scandal.
The as-yet-untitled book will be written by Jack Ewing, European economics correspondent for The International New York Times, and will delve into the how and why of the fraud that brought down the iconic car company’s reputation and caused its CEO to resign. Read more…