Dee Rees to Direct the Film Adaptation of Novel ‘The Last Thing He Wanted’ by Joan Didion

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Deadline reported, Dee Rees is set to direct the film adaptation of political novel The Last Thing He Wanted by Joan Didion. 

Marco Villalobos will pen the script. The story follows a Elena, a former Washington Post reporter that accidentally caught herself into an international conspiracy. 

Dee Rees’s film Mudbound will be available to stream on Netflix this November.