Yellow Bird U.K. has optioned the screen rights to tell-all book “Spotify Untold” with plans to develop it into a limited series for television. Sven Carlsson and Jonas Leijonhufvud’s novel details the story behind the Swedish start-up which became one of the world’s leading music services and its attempts to take on U.S. giants including Apple.
Spotify’s turbulent journey into the U.S. will be central to the drama of the show. Yellow Bird U.K. CCO Berna Levin will serve as executive producer on the series with Luke Franklin producing. Carlsson and Leijonhufvud will serve as consultants.
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“The rise of Spotify is one of the greatest stories to come out of Sweden in the past ten years,” said Leijonhufvud...