• Bidding War for McDonald's Monopoly Scam Story Set a Hollywood Record

    3 days ago - By Coming Soon

    Bidding War for McDonald's Monopoly scam story set a Hollywood record
    Last month, The Daily Beast published a long-form piece about how an ex-cop rigged the McDonald's Monopoly game to the tune of $24 million dollars. The “McScam” article went viral immediately and within a day, a full-on bidding war between major studios boasting A-list Hollywood talent had been ignited. Within three days, 20th Century Fox came out victorious. Vulture now reports the story was optioned for $350,000 with a princely $1 million added should the movie get made, a sum that insiders tell the outlet is the...
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