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The Daily Dot – Film adaptation of viral Twitter thread about strippers to star Taylour Paige
Wikipedia – Zola is an upcoming American drama film directed by Janicza Bravo, from a screenplay by Bravo, Andrew Neel, Jeremy O. Harris, and Mike Roberts.
Complex – Who could forget reading the greatest epic of this decade? In 2015, Twitter user Aziah King aka Zola published a 150 tweet saga about a 48-hour adventure with an exotic dancer, her boyfriend, and a pimp that involved stripping, trapping, murder, and prostitution during a trip to Florida.
Oxygen – Maybe we took the viral Zola twitter story a little too seriously when we reviewed it as a serious piece of literature a while back.
Hip Hop Wired – Remember Zola’s epic stripper road trip saga that had us on the edge of our seats? The Twitter tale that captivated the Internets is being turned into a movie, helmed by James Franco.
Atlanta Black Star – This guy gave us Spring Breakers and a remake of Kanye West’s “Bound 2,” complete with Seth Rogen on the motorcycle as his bouncing Kim Kardashian.
Project Casting – Zola’s Epic Twitter Story is Becoming a Movie
Shadow & Act – James Franco Will Direct Film Based on Aziah “Zola” Wells’ 148-Tweet Narrative That Went Viral
Screen Daily – Hot on the heels of the Sundance world premiere of Goat, James Franco, Andrew Neel, and Killer Films will reunite on Zola Tells All: The Real Story Behind The Greatest Stripper Saga Ever Tweeted by David Kushner.
Foxy NC – ‘Zola’ Twitter Saga To Become Movie Directed By James Franco