Here’s one highly anticipated book that probably won't be made into a Hollywood film anytime soon.
"Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief" by Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright comes out this week. It’s an expose of Scientology that follows Wright's 2012 New Yorker profile of writer-director Paul Haggis' accounts as a Scientology apostate.
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