Jeff Hobbs debut novel The Tourists has been picked up for a theatrical adaptation. According to Variety, Wild Child's Ian McGloin and Aimee Peyronnet used their own money to option the property.
The book follows the lives of three Yale classmates who later reconnect in Manhattan. This reunion forms a bizarre love triangle unlike any ever seen before. Hobbs plans on adapting his own work for the screenplay.
The book was published last spring. There is no word on when filming will start.