Here he shares some insights into the film adaptation of his new novel, They're Watching:
First up, here's an update on the film rights.Learn more about They're Watching and its author at Gregg Hurwitz's website and blog.
As for the leads who we'll go after, there are a lot of good options. Someone who is believable as an ordinary guy makes sense -- an Everyman. Which brings to mind Tobey Maguire or Jake Gyllenhaal. Another route would be Tom Cruise -- he is terrific with characters under pressure (think The Firm, not MI). Johnny Depp would also be terrific.
My Book, The Movie: The Crime Writer.
The Page 69 Test: They're Watching.