STEUBENVILLE (KDKA) – Brad Pitt is reportedly going to bring the Steubenville rape case to the big screen.Indiana County High School Student Arrested For Allegedly Assaulting 2 Teachers
The article follows the fight of Deric Lostutter, an online vigilante, with the hacker collective Anonymous.
Anonymous sent out a tweet about the movie Tuesday.
Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment has bought the rights to the Rolling Stone article Anonymous vs Steubenville http://t.co/REQOshR38y
— Anonymous (@YourAnonNews) April 1, 2014READ MORE: Karli Short Remembered As Someone With A 'Beautiful Smile That Lit Up A Room'
Lostutter was instrumental in exposing the town-wide coverup of a 16-year-old’s rape by football players Trent Mays and Ma’Lik Richmond.
Lostutter would end up facing 10-years in prison for his actions, while Mays and Richmond were only sentenced to one.
He also tweeted a confirmation to the film, directing all comments to his lawyer.
Plan B Entertainment producers Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner, last worked on Best Picture-winner 12 Years a Slave.
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