News Brad Pitt's Newest Project Already Has a Massive Fanbase By Isabel Jones Isabel Jones Instagram Twitter Isabel is an Oregon-born and Brooklyn-based writer and editor with a special interest in pop culture. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on July 31, 2017 @ 04:15PM Pin Share Tweet Email In the biggest book-to-film news since the HBO’s acquisition of Big Little Lies, Starz has officially signed on to host the serial adaptation of 2016 bestseller Sweetbitter. Stephanie Danler’s debut novel has remained a fan favorite since its release, and rumors of an adaptation have swirled since early reviews. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sweetbitter ($11; [tempo-ecommerce src="https://www.amazon.com/Sweetbitter-Stephanie-Danler/dp/1101911867/ref=sr_1_1" rel="sponsored" target="_blank">The Affair), and produced by Brad Pitt’s production company, Plan B. With the Big Little Lies parallels already drawn, does this make Brad Pitt the next Reese Witherspoon? Will he recruit all his famous friends and former co-stars for the series? There isn’t really an obvious role for George Clooney in the grimy, restaurant-set drama, but we’re confident Brad can muster some creative license. Brad Pitt Wears Nothing but a Tee and Jeans, Makes Our Mouths Water We can’t wait to see this riveting bestseller make its way to the screen.