Focus Features Acquires Memoir ‘Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies’


Deadline reported, Focus Features has acquired the rights of memoir of ‘Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies’ by Michael Ausiello

Michael Showalter (The Big Sick) will direct and produce from the script of David Marshall Grant and Dan Savage.

Jim Parsons is attached to produce. 

You can read the premise of the story below: 

In his heartbreaking, tragicomic memoir, Ausiello told the story of the eleven-month span between when his partner, photographer Kit Cowan, got a diagnosis of terminal cancer, and his passing. Interwoven is the story of their meeting, falling in love, and the ups and downs over 14 years. After overcoming so many obstacles to find true love, how would they stand up to their biggest challenge?