Your tip
RadarOnlineRadarOnline
BREAKING NEWS

Darin Strauss: Not In Your Lifetime, Thank You

Oct. 27 2008, Published 7:07 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to FlipboardShare to Email
Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

MORE LIKE UPDIKE? Strauss and his latest Novelist Darin Strauss has no problem with his books being made into movies—in fact, he and actor Gary Oldman are even working on a screenplay for Chang and Eng, the author's 2000 debut about Siamese twins. But a recent review of his new novel, More Than It Hurts You, went too far, in Strauss' opinion, when it recommended readers skip the bound version and catch it on, of all networks, Lifetime. "That really pissed me off," Strauss told RadarOnline.com at a reading at New York University Monday night. "It was dismissive. I'm compared to John Updike in other reviews, so I was hoping for something more ambitious." Are you listening A&E?

MORE ON:
Celebrity
Article continues below advertisement
Advertisement

DAILY. BREAKING. CELEBRITY NEWS. ALL FREE.

More From Radar Online

    Opt-out of personalized ads

    © Copyright 2024 RADAR ONLINE™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. RADAR ONLINE is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.