There’s a Aaron Hernandez Movie in the works! It has been picked up by the Mark Gordon Company and will be based on the James Patterson book titled, All-American Murder: The Rise and Fall of Aaron Hernandez. The movie promises to tell the real story of the unfortunate events that took place that led to Hernandez committing suicide. Gordon said in a statement, “he real, shocking events that led to Aaron Hernandez’s harrowing fall from NFL stardom gripped America’s attention and imprinted itself on today’s cultural zeitgeist. James is unmatched in his storytelling and reporting talents, and he chronicles this story with incredible insight and nuance. There is no other person with whom to collaborate to bring this timely film to life.”
Hernandez was an NFL football tight end with the New England Patriots who was charged for the murder of Odin Lloyd, a semi-professional player who was dating the sister of Hernandez’s fiancé. He was sentenced to serve life in prison without the possibility of parole. Shortly after, he was also indicted for the 2012 double homicide but was acquitted after trial. Days after being acquitted of Hernandez was found dead in his cell, his death ruled a suicide. Will you watch?