The Dropout Linda from Elizabeth Holmes

While Watching Hulu’s The Dropout, Viewers Want To Know More About Linda Tanner (Michaela Watkins) From Elizabeth Holmes‘ (Amanda Seyfried) Legal Team.

As The Allegations Against Theranos Mounted, Linda Remained Faithful To Holmes Until The Bitter End. Then She Finally Gave Elizabeth A Piece Of Her Mind In The Final Episode Of The True Crime Drama.

Although Linda Is Mostly An Amalgamation Of Several Lawyers On Holmes’ Legal Team, Many Quotes In The Dropout Came Directly From Heather King.

When Journalist John Carreyrou (Portrayed By Ebon Moss-Bachrach) Uncovered The Lies Happening At Theranos, Holmes Sent Her Legal Team To Confront Him At The Wall Street Journal.

In Real Life, David Boies (Kurtwood Smith) Led A Team To Carreyrou To Kill The Journalist's Story. In-House Attorney Heather King Of Theranos In Carreyrou's Podcast, Bad Blood.

“We Would Just Urge You To Look Very Carefully At Your Sources,” King Says In One Clip. “They’re Not Reliable For Many Reasons.”

The Quotes That Carreyrou Shares In The Podcast From King Are Similar, If Not Verbatim, To What Linda Tanner Says In The Dropout.

“We Believe One Of Your Two Sources Is A Young Man Named Tyler Shultz. No Need For Me To List The Reasons Why Mr. Shultz Was In No Position To Ask The Questions He Did At The Time.”

The Writers Of The Dropout Used Many Quotes From Heather King To Recreate The Meeting Between Linda Tanner, David Boies, And John Carreyrou At The Wall Street Journal For Episode 7.

“It Just Feels Like You Want Us To Give You The Formula For Coke In Order To Convince You That It Doesn’t Contain Arsenic,” King Said In The Podcast.