Posted on 07/20/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Oscar Zeta Acosta earned his fame in a number of ways, being a writer, activist, politician, subject of a cold case, and friend and inspiration to Hunter S. Thompson.
And now he’ll be a screen star (well, sort of).
Each contains elements and stories from his life, including his work in the Chicano civil rights movement.
Chaidez is hoping to create a TV series from those two books and is shopping it to various networks and streamers, according to Deadline.
If you weren't familiar with Acosta, who disappeared in 1974, check out these links:
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