HBO Adapting Record Biz’s ‘Self-Destruction’

Victoria Stewart to pen script based on Knopper book.

Last Updated: November 3, 2009 @ 6:15 AM

The rise and fall of the U.S. record industry could be the subject of an HBO film.

HBO Films is developing a movie based on the book "Appetite for Self-Destruction: The Spectacular Crash of the Record Industry in the Digital Age" by music journalist Steve Knopper.

Playwright Victoria Stewart is penning the adaptation, which is being produced by Bob Cooper.

Read more from the Hollywood Reporter.