Rounding up the best unproduced screenplays in Hollywood, as voted on by hundreds of film executives, The Black List has been a strong resource to clue one in on projects to potentially anticipate, but first, to kickstart Hollywood on bringing them to screen. Last year’s chart-topper, the post-wwii drama Ruin
by Matthew Firpo and Ryan Firpo
, secured Margot Robbie
to star with direction by Macbeth and Snowtown‘s Justin Kurzel
. Today we have this year’s edition.
Topping the 2018 edition is Frat Boy Genius by Elissa Karasik
, which tells the story of Snapchat
with a unique perspective. The technology and media world seems to be wholly represented with the rest of the list as well, including films on Matt Drudge
, Cambridge Analytica, Gawker Media
, and more.
As an early look for some potential upcoming films to keep on your radar, take a look at the top 15 scripts below, followed