The film is a personal analysis of the white underclass race, and privilege in America. Ron Howard is attached to direct the project.
Browsing: HILLBILLY ELEGY
Chronicles J.D. Vance’s upbringing in the Rust Belt city of Middletown, Ohio, and the Appalachian town of Jackson, Kentucky, where he grew up among the working class “hillbillies.” He and his family endured social and economic hardships, and also struggled with drug addiction.