Santos Movie In The Works At HBO Films

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 25: Rep. George Santos, R-N.Y., leaves a meeting of the House Republican Conference at the Capitol Hill Club on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call via AP Images)
  • HBO Films has a movie about ex-GOP Congressman George Santos, several news outlets reported this weekend, after he was expelled from office Friday in a House vote.
  • The film house has optioned the rights to Mark Chiusano’s recently published book “The Fabulist: The Lying, Hustling, Grifting, Stealing, and Very American Legend of George Santos.”
  • Frank Rich, who was an executive producer on the HBO series “Veep” and “Succession” is reportedly involved in the project.