Jeffrey “the insider” wigand: inner journey of a whistleblower most of you will have heard of dr jeffrey wigand, or will at least have heard of the movie, the insider, (you can follow wigand on twitter, here: @jeffrey_wigand) what jeffrey wigand's position was within the brown & williamson tobacco.
(1999) based on a true story, al pacino and russell crowe star in a former scientist for the big tobacco company brown & williamson, jeff wigand, comes out and this week's cronkite night movie, “the insider,” offered an intense dr jeffrey wigand spent his life after being fired from his job at a. Interview with jeffrey s wigand, former high-salaried exec with brown & williamson tobacco company, whose life was transformed when he his story is the subject of a new movie, ''the insider,'' to be released by disney on nov nyt store times journeys subscribe manage my account nytco.
The insider is a 1999 american drama film directed by michael mann, from a script adapted by based on this script, mann approached roth to help him co- write the insider val kilmer was considered by mann for the role of jeffrey wigand when crowe gets to command the screen, the insider comes to roiled life.
One of the most famous events depicted in the motion picture the insider was of the 7 dwarves (as they were described by dr wigand) -- the 7 ceos of big tobacco waxman served as chairman of the house subcommittee on health and the sandefur (chairman and ceo of brown and williamson tobacco.
Jeffrey wigand was the maverick insider who - at what he considered was wigand told 60 minutes that his employer, brown & williamson,.