The Wallstreetbets (WBS) and GameStop (GME) saga will be adapted into a film in Hollywood. Filming will be handled by the twin brothers Winklevoss.
WallStreetBets at the cinema
The famous twin brothers Winklevoss will be helping to make a film about the takeover of Wall Street by retail investors from the Reddit forum known as r / WallStreetBets.
Winklevoss Pictures , created by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, will take charge of filming the feature film as executive producer, without holding production rights. The company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) acquired the copyright and will distribute the film.
No details have been released regarding the form the film will take. However, he should focus on the recent „short squeeze“ orchestrated by members of WallStreetBets and their efforts to bring down hedge funds speculating on selling stocks such as GameStop (GME), Nokia (NOK) and AMC Entertainment. (AMC).
In addition, the next few days will surely allow us to write the rest of the saga since it is far from over.
A book by Ben Mezrich
Before being adapted to the cinema, the WallStreetBets saga will be the subject of a book “The Antisocial Network” by Ben Mezrich. This successful author is at the origin of the book which inspired the film on Mark Zukerberg namely „ The Social Network “ directed by David Fincher.
Most recently, Ben Mezrich wrote a book „The Accidental Billionaires“ which explains how Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss became the world’s first Bitcoin (BTC) billionaires. This last book is also the subject of a cinema adaptation in the film „Bitcoin Billionaire“ which should be released in 2021 .