- Jennifer Lawrence will star as tech entrepreneur and Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes.
- The Big Short director Adam McKay will to direct, write, and produce.
- Holmes is currently 32 (seven years older than Lawrence), but she was 19 when she dropped out of Standford University and founded Theranos, a blood-testing company. At its peak Theranos was valued at $9 billion but currently faces criminal investigations by federal prosecutors and the Securities and Exchange Commission over alleged fraudulent practices.
- Vanity Fair recently did a juicy piece on Holmes' downfall.