Skip Nav
Original Recipes
Make This Oreo Cookie Dough in Just 5 Minutes!
Food Reviews
Updated! Pick Up This, Not That: Trader Joe's New February Foods
Get the Dish
Make Your Own McDonald's Oreo Tiramisu and Experience the Magic

Kid Food Critic Might Become a Movie Star, Too

Last month, when the New York Times wrote an article about David Fishman, a 12-year-old aspiring food critic, readers everywhere were thoroughly amused.

Turns out readers weren't the only ones to find the article entertaining. Variety reports that Paramount Pictures has acquired the rights to the story, which focuses on Fishman's journal of his fine dining experiences, as well as his friendship with a prominent restaurateur.

Saturday Night Live's Lorne Michaels will produce the adaptation, along with John Goldwyn, who felt the article "offered a recipe for a youth-themed empowerment film."

The producers are considering securing life rights of Fishman. I wonder if he would play himself in a movie about his life. Do you think the story would translate into a compelling story on film?

Source

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
well i guess everyone likes to hear great things about kids but i hate to say it - kids palates aren't really like mine so i'm not sure that i'll be all that interested in what he has to say. it's not me being mean about it - i'm just being honest about the way that i feel about the whole story.
hippiecowgirl hippiecowgirl 8 years
The story sounds like it would make a great book. I'm not so sure about the movie.
krae85 krae85 8 years
aw, what a cutie.
Lilie Lilie 8 years
That's such a cute story.
Katy Perry's Grammys Performance 2017 (Video)
Prince Philip Over the Years
Radical Monarchs | Video
Famous Refugees in America | Video
Iranian Director Asghar Farhadi Will Boycott the 2017 Oscars
Beyonce Ivy Park Spring Summer 2017
Judge Blocks Muslim Ban (Video)

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Food
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds