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Susan Fowler's Uber harassment story is being made into a movie

Susan Fowler's Uber harassment story is being made into a movie
From Engadget - October 23, 2017

That tidbit was first revealed in a New York Times profile on Fowler this past weekend, but Deadline Hollywood has more details on the film. The production company that landed the story is called Good Universe, and Fowler is said to be involved in the making of the movie. The movie's screenwriter is said to be Allison Schroeder, who's also responsible for writing the script for Hidden Figures. Producer Kristin Burr told Deadline that the movie is described as something like Erin Brockovich meets The Social Network.

In her story, Fowler wrote about how she was approached by a manager about an open relationship with his girlfriend, and how he was really looking for women to have sex with. She then took this highly inappropriate encounter to HR, but was then told that nothing would be done because he was a "high performer." It turns out he was also propositioning other co-workers. She also wrote about how female employees were repeatedly undervalued.

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