EbonyLife TV, Universal Pictures get adaptation rights for movie on Hushpuppi
Written by crest887fm on August 6, 2021
Mo Abudu’s EbonyLife TV, Universal Pictures, and Will Packer Productions have received adaptation rights for a movie on Ramon Abass, also known as Hushpuppi.
According to the Hollywood reporters, an untitled action thriller movie project has been set up at Universal Pictures, following the collection of the adaptation rights for the movie.
The movie will be based on a Bloomberg story by Evan Ratiff which detailed how Hushpuppi carried out an internet scam and how he was caught by International police.
Hushpuppi, who attracted millions of followers with pictures of a glamorous jet-setting lifestyle was arrested June 2020 by Dubai police amid claims of a 350 million pounds cyberscam.
He is being detained as part of an investigation into money-laundering, cyber fraud, hacking and scamming.