Can Angelina Jolie explain credit default swaps and securitization to America?

Michael Lewis’ chronicle of the subprime crisis and the hedge fund investors who bet against subprime mortgage debt is being produced by Brad Pitt's Plan B Productions, according to Starling Lawrence, editor in chief at W.W. Norton, who spoke to IDD Magazine Thursday. Pitt’s “production company has bought rights to 'The Big Short,'” said Lawrence. “His production company has taken the option on 'Big Short.'”

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