The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger: Optioned by Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston for New Line.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in Night-Time by Mark Haddon: Optioned by Brad Pitt.
Dreamland by Kevin Baker: Optioned by Brad Pitt.
Mark L. Smith script: “Brad Pitt is reading one of his scripts.”
And there’s probably more. The moral of the story: If your book rides the careful crest between literary and pop, Brad Pitt will option it.