WT Clients: Naomi Novik’s Novel ‘A Deadly Education’ Set for Film Adaptation

Universal Pictures is set to adapt to film the bestselling novel “A Deadly Education,” the first title in the Scholomance Trilogy by Weintraub client Naomi Novik.

The film will be directed by Meera Menon (Ms. Marvel) with Emily Carmichael (Jurassic World Dominion) and Shantha Susman adapting the screenplay. Todd Lieberman (Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers, Wonder) and David Hoberman (The Fighter, Wonder) are producers.

Read more about the project here on Deadline.

Naomi Novik is represented by Weintraub Shareholder Matthew Sugarman.