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Toronto: ‘The Husband’s Secret’ Heads to CBS Films

Bestseller novel follows three women

On the eve of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, CBS Films has preemptively secured exclusive rights to Liane Moriarty’s novel “The Husband’s Secret,” which has become a New York Times bestseller.

Amy Einhorn Books published the tome on July 30.  It follows three women in crisis after one opens a Pandora’s Box that ties all of them together.

“This is a book that is being read and passed on to friends by women of all ages,” CBS Films co-president Terry Press said in a statement. “The characters and story have evoked strong critical and reader reactions and we are thrilled to translate that to the big screen.”

Winnie Kemp is overseeing the project for CBS Films.

Moriarty is represented by Jerry Kalajian of Intellectual Property Group and Fiona Inglis of Curtis Brown Australia.

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