December 5, 2022

Amazon will film a series about the default of the FTX crypto exchange

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Amazon will film a series about the default of the FTX crypto exchange

Amazon commissioned a mini-series based onwhich will lay down the history of the collapse of the cryptocurrency exchange. Production will be handled by the directors of Marvel's latest Avengers films, brothers Joe and Anthony Russo.

The series will consist of eight episodes andThe production will be handled by the brothers' production company, ABGO. The directors intend to independently stage several episodes and engage in general production of the project.

The script of the series is written by the author of "Hunters" andAppleTV+ Invasions by David Weil. The film will be based on reports from several unnamed journalists who have covered FTX and its founder, former CEO Sam Bankman-Freed.

According to the Russo brothers, the collapse of FTX isone of the most brazen acts of fraud ever perpetrated on the planet. They called the founder of the crypto exchange a very mysterious figure with complex and potentially dangerous motives.

Several actors from the Marvel Cinematic Comics leadThe series is in talks, with Rise of the Planet of the Apes producer Mike Larocca, Angela Russo-Otstot and Scott Nemes executive producing in addition to the Russo brothers.

Earlier, the head of research at Chainalysis, Eric Jardine, said that the cryptocurrency industry has experienced more destructive events than the collapse of FTX.