The Five Hundred

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The Five Hundred: 20th Century Fox to distribute

  • 20th Century Fox has picked up the rights to "The Five Hundred", a novel by Matthew Quirk.

  • The story follows Mike Ford, a young man from the wrong side of the tracks who works his way through Harvard Law and is recruited by the most powerful PR/consulting firm in DC. He becomes the protege of of the firm's founder, who has his hooks into the 500 most powerful people in politics. The protege soon feels that he's sold his soul to his ruthless mentor