The Stars My Destination is considered one of the best stories in science fiction, and if they can make a deal and get a movie made, it would an accomplishment. It has had a long history of failed film-making attempts with various people lined up at one point or another during the past two decades, reportedly including , and .
ALFRED BESTER was born in 1913. His fiction career included writing for the pulp magazines, comics, radio, and television. His extraordinary book, The Demolished Man, was the first winner of the Hugo Award for Best Novel and was followed by the brilliant novels The Stars My Destination, The Computer Connection, Golem100, and The Deceivers, and numerous short stories. Bester was honored by the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America with a Grandmaster Award. He died in 1987.