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Stampede Ventures Teams With Winklevoss Twins To Adapt Ben Mezrich’s ‘Bitcoin Billionaires’

Stampede Ventures Teams With Winklevoss Twins To Adapt Ben Mezrich’s ‘Bitcoin Billionaires’

Exclusive: Greg Silverman’s Stampede Ventures has teamed with the Winklevoss Twins to produce a feature film adaptation of Bitcoin Billionaires, the bestselling non-fiction book by Ben Mezrich. Silverman and Jon Berg will produce with Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss.

The Twins began their journey with Mezrich on his bestseller The Accidental Billionaires, the basis for the Oscar-winning film The Social Network, which told the story of the Winklevoss Twins’ legal battles with Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook. Bitcoin Billionaires was Mezrich’s follow-up, and that tale chronicles the brothers as they do the impossible: catch lightning in a bottle a second time and mount the greatest comeback in the history of business through Bitcoin currency.

After struggling to be accepted as venture capitalists in Silicon Valley after their battle with Zuckerberg, they discovered the seductive and dangerous world of Bitcoin in Ibiza. The movie will tell the story of how the

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