‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“I want you to watch. And tomorrow when you're sore, I want you to remember who did it to you.” ~ Bennett Ryan … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“So here were the facts: I felt possessive of her. Not in a romantic sort of way, but in a "hit her over the head, drag her off by the hair, and fuck her" way. Like she was my toy and I was keeping the other boys in the sandbox from playing with her. How sick was that? If she ever heard me admit to that, she would cut off my balls and feed them to me.” ~ Bennett Ryan … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“Wait, you remember that?" "Of course I remember that. You sounded like a frat boy and looked like a fucking model. What man could ever forget that?" "I would have given anything to know what you were thinking right then." "I was thinking, 'Highly fuckable intern, twelve o'clock. Disengage, soldier. I repeat, disengage.” ~ Bennett & Chloe … [Read more...]

Beautiful Bastard Authors Christina & Lauren Do LA…

and it looks like they are over at the Constantin Film offices (owner of the Beautiful Bastard movie rights).    Things are happening and the wheels are in motion. Collective squeee! source … [Read more...]

Which “Beautiful Bastard” Scene Are Christina & Lauren Most Looking Forward To Seeing On Screen?

Page to Premiere got to speak to Christina & Lauren recently when they were doing promo for "Beautiful Stranger" and they asked them which scenes they were most looking forward to seeing onscreen, if they had any fears for the film adaptation and LOTS more. Are you the type to fan-cast? If not, why not? If so, who are some actors you would fan-cast in the movie? Christina: Because there are two of us, we usually have a photo of a model or actor for each main character when we start writing, and use it as a way to make sure we’re on the same page when describing the people in our books. But they quickly move away from those photos into their own ‘person’ and so by the end of the drafting & revising process, there isn’t any one person who looks exactly how we imagine it. Plus, … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“When I came in this morning, I'd had a plan. I was going to walk in there, throw that receipt in his pretty little face, and tell him to shove it. But then he'd looked so goddamn sexy in that charcoal Prada suit, and his hair stuck up like a neon sign screaming, Do Me.” ~ Chloe Mills, Beautiful Bastard … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“Wow, top five percent of your class at Northwestern. Nice!" Joel said and then looked over at me. "Bet you're glad to have someone so amazing working under you, huh?" Chloe coughed slightly, bringing her napkin up from her lap to cover her mouth. I smiled as I quickly glanced over to her and then back to Joel. "Yes, its absolutely amazing having Miss Mills under me. She always gets the job done.” ~ Beautiful Bastard … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“You sure you don't want me to bring you back something?" Her eyes moved in the direction of his office. "A hit man? Some holy water?” ~ Beautiful Bastard … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Quote of the Week

“The look in her eyes told me that under any other circumstances, I would either already be naked with her on top of me, or lying in a pool of my own blood on the rug.” ~ Bennett Ryan, Beautiful Bastard … [Read more...]

‘Beautiful Bastard’ Gets Movie at Constantin Film aka Why We’re Here

Constantin Film has acquired movie rights to Beautiful Bastard, the erotic novel about the relationship between an intern and her media-mogul boss that publishes Tuesday. Jeremy Bolt, best known for producing the Resident Evil franchise, is attached to produce the adaptation. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that the company paid a mid-six-figure fee for the option. Beautiful Bastard tells the story of Chloe Mills, an MBA student interning at a media conglomerate who begins a torrid love-hate relationship with her boss, Bennett Ryan, who has just returned from France to take a prominent role in the family company. Bastard began life as the Twilight-inspired fan-fiction hit The Office, which first appeared online in 2009 and was … [Read more...]