Moneyball Author Adapts His “Poker”

“Moneyball” and “The Blind Side” author Michael Lewis has signed a deal to adapt his 1989 non-fiction novel “Liar’s Poker” at Warner Bros. Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.

The story is based on the author’s time working as a bond trader in the 1980’s at Salomon Brothers.

John Requa and Glenn Ficarra (“Crazy Stupid Love,” “I Love You Phillip Morris”) are attached to direct while Bill Gerber will produce.