Welcome back to The Daily Courant, your pocket guide to the latest reporting from Puck.
Today, we lead with Matt Belloni’s rollicking account of how Bezos companion Lauren Sanchez embarked on a secret, trial-by-fire foray into Hollywood filmmaking. After a troubled production, will it ever be seen?
Then, below the fold: Bill Cohan details SVB’s desperate behind-the-scenes scramble to shore up financing before the bank imploded. Baratunde Thurston reflects on the unnerving capabilities of the new ChatGPT. And on The Powers That Be, Jon Kelly and Peter Hamby dissect how the SVB crisis was exacerbated by Twitter, and size up the Times’ media columnist heir apparent.