American Wife Explores A Bush-Esque Pair

Ron Nyswaner (“Philadelphia,” “The Painted Veil”) has been set to adapt Curtis Sittenfeld’s 2009 novel “American Wife” for Red Crown Productions and Kamala Films reports Deadline.

The story follows the First Lady as she reviews her life on a day in which a scandalous secret threatens her husband’s presidency and their marriage.

At the time of publishing it was speculated the characters were modelled after George W. Bush and Laura. Daniel Crown and Daniela Taplin Lundberg are producing.