Why it's a
REALLY bad idea
for Wall Street.

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Events April 4, 2017
International Journalism Festival
April 4, 2017 Province of Perugia, Italy
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—The New York Times Book Review

“the definitive book
on what Madoff did and how he did it.”
—Bloomberg Businessweek

HBO’s “Wizard of Lies” Gains Momentum

We’re excited to see the press about HBO’s adaptation of The Wizard of Lies: Michelle Pfeiffer will appear with Robert De Niro; and Barry Levinson is slated to direct the film. Here’s a few recent articles:

HBO’s Madoff movie just got even more star-studded (Business Insider)

Michelle Pfeiffer Joins Robert De Niro in HBO Films’ Bernie Madoff Project (Variety)

Michelle Pfeiffer to play Bernie Madoff’s wife in HBO’s Wizard of Lies (Entertainment Weekly)

Also, see my thoughts on being asked to appear in the movie.

Madoff Victims, Five Years the Wiser

“…five years later, many of his victims are still waiting to learn if they will recover even a small fraction of the wealth they lost. And some anxious investors, who withdrew much more than they put into their Madoff accounts, are facing lawsuits that seek to reclaim profits that, unknown to them, were paid with stolen money.”

Full article.

Gary Snyder Interview

Diana discusses new material in the paperback edition of The Wizard of Lies, including Madoff’s health and declining relationship with his wife; as well as brief commentary on the JPMorgan Chase trading scandal.

Visit the Gary Snyder Show page here.