‘Shoeshine’ finds scribe

Warner Bros. Pictures has set “Blood Diamond” scribe Charles Leavitt to adapt Vanity Fair editor Doug Stumpf’s unpublished book “Confessions of a Wall Street Shoeshine Boy.” Donald De Line Pictures and Paula Weinstein’s Spring Creek Pictures are producing the legal thriller. Storyline revolves around a Brazilian shoeshine guy, who works at a preeminent New York financial institution, and a reporter who exploits his relationship with the illegal immigrant to uncover corporate crimes taking place at the Wall Street firm.

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