David Sedaris http://wlrn.org en How A UM Film Graduate Coaxed Writer David Sedaris Onto The Big Screen http://wlrn.org/post/how-um-film-graduate-coaxed-writer-david-sedaris-big-screen <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">Most writers are thrilled to get attention from Hollywood.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">But not David&nbsp;</span>Sedaris<span style="line-height: 1.5; ">.</span></p><p>For years, the humorist and <a href="http://www.npr.org/books/authors/138012067/david-sedaris" target="_blank">frequent NPR contributor</a> has fended off advances from movie producers eager to turn his mordant essays into blockbusters.</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Christine DiMattei 20759 at http://wlrn.org How A UM Film Graduate Coaxed Writer David Sedaris Onto The Big Screen