WEB DESK: The Volkswagen scandal will be seen on the big screen, American actor Leonardo Dicaprio said this in an interview he gave to The Hollywood Reporter.
It will be based on a book proposal by Jack Ewing. Its copy rights have been bought by Paramount and Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way.
The movie will investigate how “more, better, faster” ethos fueled one of the greatest frauds in corporate history.
The German car company had programmed their diesel cars so that U.S. standards emissions were met only when the car was undergoing emissions testing. On the road, emissions rates were up to 40 times higher, according to THR.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter