Frank Beddor has been in the news this week. First there was that awful, awful premise for Ridley Scott‘s movie version of Monopoly that Beddor wrote and explained to the LA Times. Now he’s taken to television to promote his latest book, and while there mentioned that Chuck Roven, one of the producers on The Dark Knight, is working on an adaptation of Beddor’s novel series The Looking Glass Wars. I haven’t read the books, perhaps they’re wonderful, but the revamped approach to Alice in Wonderland sounds just as terrible as the Monopoly pitch. Read More »