Exclusive: New Regency secured the film and television rights for the Meg Mason novel Sadness and bliss In what was said to be a competitive situation.
The book is scheduled to be released by HarperCollins in the US and Canada on Tuesday and by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in the UK on June 10. Posted by HarperCollins in Australia & New Zealand in September 2020.
Sadness and bliss The film is about a woman trying to understand the mental illness that afflicted her for decades. It represents the third novel by Mason; Her first appearance, Say it again in a beautiful voiceEarly Maternity Diary, published by HarperCollins in 2012, with Being a mother It was released by HarperCollins in 2017.
Mason, who started her career at Financial times And the The London TimesHumor Books for The New Yorker And Sunday STYLE, a monthly column for GQ, And was a regular contributor to Fogg, IL And the Marie Claire Before being devoted to imagination.
Robert De Niro, Mike Myers, Timothy Oliphant, Michael Shannon, Chris Rock, Anya Taylor Joy and more joined the David O. Russell
Sadness and bliss It will be published in 21 countries and 16 translation regions.
“Meg is a very talented writer and we’re excited to bring her Sadness and bliss Yariv Milchan, Chairman and CEO of New Regency said.
On Sadness and bliss, Jonathan Burnham, president and publisher of Harper Division, HarperCollins US, commented, “How can something so funny make a reader cry? How can such a sad story make one laugh so much? Meg Mason accomplishes this remarkable work in Sadness and bliss. Everyone who read this of Harper has fallen in love with Meg Mason’s fierce, deceitful, and hilarious heroine, and we are all very proud to publish this amazing novel. “
Casaruto Ramsay and Harper Collins Australia brokered the deal.
Adrian Lynn’s upcoming New Regency movies list Deep waterBen Affleck and Anna de Armas starring; The untitled movie from David O. Russell starring Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, Robert De Niro, Chris Rock, among others; So is Robert Eggers Northman With Alexander Skarsgard, Nicole Kidman and Willem Dafoe.