Again in Could, we reported that Invoice Clinton and James Patterson had been working collectively on a thriller novel referred to as The President Is Lacking, and although the guide received’t truly be launched till subsequent yr, Clinton and Patterson have already begun procuring it round to big-name film producers in hopes of getting somebody to select up the variation rights. That’s in line with The Hollywood Reporter, which says the guide is being handled as a “prime secret property,” with potential producers receiving a watermarked pitch with an expiring hyperlink to take a look at earlier than any potential conferences with Clinton and Patterson. Supposedly, although, the one producers the 2 of them truly will meet with this week embody J.J. Abrams, Steven Spielberg, and George Clooney—so anybody much less well-known than these three guys might be out of luck.
No person actually is aware of what the guide is about, therefore the “prime secret property” label, however the title is an enormous trace and Clinton mentioned that it could draw on his expertise within the White Home. Which means we are able to guess that it’s in all probability a few tremendous cool and standard president named Invoice Patterson who performs the saxophone and has a historical past of infidelity however has managed to patch issues up together with his spouse. In the future, President Patterson will get kidnapped, and the one one who can save him is an excellent cool and standard novelist named James Clinton who completely writes his personal books and all of them are equally good.
Once more, The President Is Lacking received’t be launched till subsequent yr, so it could be some time earlier than we discover out what it’s actually about.
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