Cable channel Starz started the novel-a bestseller by American writer Stephenie Danler “Sweet bitterness” (Sweetbitter), released last year. Cable network premium now is actively casting for a half-hour film in which brad pitt is listed as Executive producer.
The story is simple: twenty-two year old Tess moves to new York, renting a room in Williamsburg, gets a job as a waitress in a prestigious restaurant and quickly plunges into a world of fun and alcohol, sex and drugs, luxury and dirt. She falls, weeps and rejoices, living in rhythm with the big city.
The author of the literary original personally worked on the first episode of the drama, and further it will help the screenwriter of the film “ELEKTRA” and TV series “the Americans” STU Zicherman. In addition, both will serve as Executive producers of the project along with Plan B Entertainment.