Blood on Snow by Jo Nesbo (Tom Johansen) opted for film
Warner Bros has opted Blood on Snow by Jo Nesbo (writing as Tom Johansen). Nesbo will be an executive producer on the film and Leonardo DiCaprio will co-produce and
may also act in the film.
On top writing two books
as Tom Johansen – Blood on Snow and Blood on Snow 2: More Blood – Jo
Nesbo plans to use his alter ego as a character in a third book.
This will come out under the Jo Nesbo by-line, but Tom Johansen will
appear in the book, which will be called The Kidnapping. Tom Johansen
will be the character kidnapped in the story.
And, in case you missed this:
Jo Nesbø’s British publisher Harvill Secker has agreed to the
publication of Tom Johansen’s books. The first coming fall of 2014,
"Blood on Snow" and "Blood on Snow 2" will be published with the
author’s new name.
"After the great success of "Headhunters" and
Harry Hole series, we are very pleased to partner with Jo on this
exciting new project, and we look forward to revealing more about Tom
Johansen’s mysterious world in the near future, says Secker.