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Channel NewsAsia
Video gaming makes cautious return to TV with new leagueinterest in professional gaming surging and money pouring into the industry, Tu
Video gaming makes cautious return to TV with new league
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
interest in professional gaming surging and money pouring into the industry, Turner Broadcasting and entertainment agency WME/IMG, the companies partnering on the new eLeague, are betting the timing is right for eSports' breakthrough into the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Simon Pegg, Mike Myers Join Margot Robbie in 'Terminal'Star Trek Beyond, which he also co-wrote. Pegg is represented by Dawn Sedgwick
Simon Pegg, Mike Myers Join Margot Robbie in 'Terminal'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
Star Trek Beyond, which he also co-wrote. Pegg is represented by Dawn Sedgwick Management and UTA, while Irons is repped by Tavistock Wood and UTA. Fletcher is represented by WME and Independent Talent Group and Myers by Untitled Enter... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
John Hawkes, Octavia Spencer to Star in Gritty Thriller 'Small Town Crime'Content and Jackoway Tyerman. Spencer, who voiced a character in Zootopia, has
John Hawkes, Octavia Spencer to Star in Gritty Thriller 'Small Town Crime'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 hours ago
Content and Jackoway Tyerman. Spencer, who voiced a character in Zootopia, has several movies wrapped, among them the period race NASA drama Hidden Figures and Gifted, Marc Webb’s drama starring Chris Evans. She is repped by WME and Jackoway Tyerm... Read more
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Variety
Simon Pegg, Mike Myers Join Margot Robbie Thriller ‘Terminal’and Myers is creating a series for HBO. Pegg is represented by Dawn Sedgwick M
Simon Pegg, Mike Myers Join Margot Robbie Thriller ‘Terminal’
Variety / Posted 7 hours ago
and Myers is creating a series for HBO. Pegg is represented by Dawn Sedgwick Management and UTA, while Irons by Tavistock Wood and UTA. Fletcher is represented by WME and Independent Talent Group, and Myers by Untitled Entertainment.File... Read more
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Variety
CAA Launches Culinary Marketing Arm Headed by Andrew ChasonRamsay DASH.” The focus on food is another sign of expansion and diversificati
CAA Launches Culinary Marketing Arm Headed by Andrew Chason
Variety / Posted 8 hours ago
Ramsay DASH.” The focus on food is another sign of expansion and diversification at Hollywood’s largest talent agencies. WME-IMG is formidable in the food arena with its roster of star chefs and IMG’s event business that includes the staging of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Under Armour to outfit UCLA with NCAA record $280 million shoe dealmillions short of initial projections. UCLA bridged some of that gap by agreei
Under Armour to outfit UCLA with NCAA record $280 million shoe deal
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
millions short of initial projections. UCLA bridged some of that gap by agreeing to a 10-year, $145-million extension with WME/IMG for its multimedia rights. Entering this school year, shoe money figured to be more significant. Nike had already... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
UCLA signs record-setting apparel deal with Under Armourmillions short of initial projections. UCLA bridged some of that gap by agreei
UCLA signs record-setting apparel deal with Under Armour
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 hours ago
millions short of initial projections. UCLA bridged some of that gap by agreeing to a 10-year, $145-million extension with WME/IMG for its multimedia rights. Entering this school year, shoe money figured to be more significant. Nike had already... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Why TBS Thinks You’ll Watch Other People Play Video GamesTurner Broadcasting and WME|IMG announced in September that they were partnerin
Why TBS Thinks You’ll Watch Other People Play Video Games
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
Turner Broadcasting and WME|IMG announced in September that they were partnering on a competitive video game league based in Turner’s home city of Atlanta, Georgia, to be broadcast on TBS. On one hand, the move seemed like a no-brainer as... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Why TBS Thinks You’ll Watch Other People Play Video GamesTurner Broadcasting and WME|IMG announced in September that they were partnerin
Why TBS Thinks You’ll Watch Other People Play Video Games
Darien News-Review / Posted 12 hours ago
Turner Broadcasting and WME|IMG announced in September that they were partnering on a competitive video game league based in Turner’s home city of Atlanta, Georgia, to be broadcast on TBS. On one hand, the move seemed like a no-brainer as... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why TBS Thinks You’ll Watch Other People Play Video GamesTurner Broadcasting and WME|IMG announced in September that they were partnerin
Why TBS Thinks You’ll Watch Other People Play Video Games
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Turner Broadcasting and WME|IMG announced in September that they were partnering on a competitive video game league based in Turner’s home city of Atlanta, Georgia, to be broadcast on TBS. On one hand, the move seemed like a no-brainer as... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Rep Sheet Roundup: Naomi Campbell Signs With PMK*BNC(The Phoenix Incident) and James Nunn (Tower Block). He began his career as a S
Rep Sheet Roundup: Naomi Campbell Signs With PMK*BNC
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 23 hours ago
(The Phoenix Incident) and James Nunn (Tower Block). He began his career as a Silver Pictures reader before moving on to WME and then Alan Gasmer and Friends. “We couldn’t be happier with the addition of these two guys,” the Magnet partnership... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
HBO Shakeup: Casey Bloys Named President of ProgrammingPR head, Plepler) had the creative know-how to keep the Emmy-drenched network o
HBO Shakeup: Casey Bloys Named President of Programming
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
PR head, Plepler) had the creative know-how to keep the Emmy-drenched network on track. "Everyone was saying, 'It's over,'" WME co-CEO Ari Emanuel recalled in a 2015 Hollywood Reporter cover story. In time, however, Lombardo proved the naysayers... Read more
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Variety
Lily Rabe’s SXSW Winner ‘Miss Stevens’ Sells to The OrchardStory”), fully persuasive as a designated authority figure still a few steps aw
Lily Rabe’s SXSW Winner ‘Miss Stevens’ Sells to The Orchard
Variety / Posted yesterday
Story”), fully persuasive as a designated authority figure still a few steps away from embracing full adulthood.” The Orchard plans a fall release for “Miss Stevens.” The deal was negotiated by ICM Partners and WME Global on behalf of the filmmake... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Jagoe claims state masters rowing goldin the WMA quad scull. Jagoe also finished fifth in the WMA single scull final
Jagoe claims state masters rowing gold
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
in the WMA quad scull. Jagoe also finished fifth in the WMA single scull final. Saunders and Steel won silver in the WME (50-59) double scull while Hailes and Millist finished second in the Mixed H (70-74) double scull final. In their... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Richard Gere Movie ‘The Dinner’ Acquired by The Orchardfilm and television, said. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stell
Richard Gere Movie ‘The Dinner’ Acquired by The Orchard
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
film and television, said. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stellar script and can’t wait for audiences to experience it coming to life in theaters this fall.” The deal was negotiated by WME Global and CAA on behalf of the filmma... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Richard Gere Drama 'The Dinner' Picked Up by The Orchardbook to the screen.” The deal marks the second film picked up by The Orchard a
Richard Gere Drama 'The Dinner' Picked Up by The Orchard
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
book to the screen.” The deal marks the second film picked up by The Orchard at Cannes. The distributor also acquired North American rights to Pablo Larrain's Neruda. The deal was negotiated by WME Global and CAA on behalf of the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Richard Gere Movie ‘The Dinner’ Acquired by The Orchardfilm and television, said. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stell
Richard Gere Movie ‘The Dinner’ Acquired by The Orchard
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
film and television, said. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stellar script and can’t wait for audiences to experience it coming to life in theaters this fall.” The deal was negotiated by WME Global and CAA on behalf of the filmma... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Orchard Acquires Chloe Sevigny Movie ‘The Dinner’of film and television. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stellar
The Orchard Acquires Chloe Sevigny Movie ‘The Dinner’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
of film and television. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stellar script and can’t wait for audiences to experience it coming to life in theaters this fall.” The deal was negotiated by WME Global and CAA on behalf of the fil... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The Orchard Acquires Chloe Sevigny Movie ‘The Dinner’of film and television. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stellar
The Orchard Acquires Chloe Sevigny Movie ‘The Dinner’
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
of film and television. “We were all in from the moment we read Oren’s stellar script and can’t wait for audiences to experience it coming to life in theaters this fall.” The deal was negotiated by WME Global and CAA on behalf of the fil... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump's businesses boom as he runs for presidentPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Trump's businesses boom as he runs for president
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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Variety
Turner, ELeague Reach Streaming Agreement with TwitchTwitch, we love to see partners push the envelope of live digital broadcasting,
Turner, ELeague Reach Streaming Agreement with Twitch
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
Twitch, we love to see partners push the envelope of live digital broadcasting,” said Kevin Lin, COO, Twitch. “Turner and WME | IMG investing heavily in esports with ELEAGUE is a great move in the right direction for the development of the... Read more
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Gamasutra
Twitch signs on to stream the eLeague, TBS' televised eSports ventureThe Turner Broadcasting System and media firm WME | IMG will start broadcasting
Twitch signs on to stream the eLeague, TBS' televised eSports venture
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
The Turner Broadcasting System and media firm WME | IMG will start broadcasting eSports on cable television next week, and Twitch has signed a multi-year deal to stream coverage of the venture on its platform. It's an interesting partnership, as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump's enterprises boom during raceterrorists. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the M
Trump's enterprises boom during race
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
terrorists. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s Why Trump’s Presidential Run Has Been a Bonanza for his Bank Accounttheir partnership, and bought NBC’s 50% share to become sold owner. He then fli
Here’s Why Trump’s Presidential Run Has Been a Bonanza for his Bank Account
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
their partnership, and bought NBC’s 50% share to become sold owner. He then flipped the beauty franchise to talent agency WME/IMG. Price for everything, newly reported in the PDF: $49.3 million. Once again, it’s impossible to say if Trump made... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump's businesses boom as he runs for presidentPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Trump's businesses boom as he runs for president
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Trump's businesses boom as he runs for presidentPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Trump's businesses boom as he runs for president
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Charles King's Macro Adds to Executive Ranks With Digital Hirebe more excited to have Aaliyah join us at Macro," said King, who started Macro
Charles King's Macro Adds to Executive Ranks With Digital Hire
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
be more excited to have Aaliyah join us at Macro," said King, who started Macro last year after years as an agent at WME. "He expansive knowledge of the digital arena, creative instincts and intelligence makes her a perfect addition to our... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Polo Lounge Rises Back to Heights of Power Lunch Ranks After Fizzled Boycottgradually has crept its way back to the old-school eatery, now at No. 6 on THR'
Polo Lounge Rises Back to Heights of Power Lunch Ranks After Fizzled Boycott
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
gradually has crept its way back to the old-school eatery, now at No. 6 on THR's annual list. "It's back," declares WME partner Richard Weitz. The movie musical? Jazzercise? The Hummer? No, what Weitz is referring to is the Polo... Read more
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The Age
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures showPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures show
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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Canberra Times
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures showPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures show
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures showPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures show
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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WA Today
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures showPost. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Un
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president, financial disclosures show
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
Post. Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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Everett Herald
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for presidentWashington Post.Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of th
Donald Trump's business booms as he runs for president
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Washington Post.Trump reported that he earned $49.3 million from the sale of the Miss Universe pageant to the talent agency WME-IMG. The terms of the sale were not disclosed when it was announced in September 2015, the culmination of a fight between... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Luke Evans Signs With IMG ModelsModels, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. It's the latest instanc
Luke Evans Signs With IMG Models
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Models, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. It's the latest instance of in-house synergy for his talent agency, WME, which converted client Ciara to an IMG model last week. This October, he'll co-star alongside Emily Blunt, Justin... Read more
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Variety
Universal Teams With Dwayne Johnson, James Vanderbilt on Robert Ludlum Universebased on Ludlum titles to tie into the universe. Captivate Entertainment, Myth
Universal Teams With Dwayne Johnson, James Vanderbilt on Robert Ludlum Universe
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
based on Ludlum titles to tie into the universe. Captivate Entertainment, Mythology Entertainment, Vanderbilt, Johnson, Dany Garcia and the Ludlum Estate are represented by WME. Goldsman is represented by WME and attorney Barry Littman.Filed U... Read more
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Variety
Noomi Rapace in Talks to Join Will Smith in Netflix’s ‘Bright’the story is not set in present day. Written by Max Landis, the spec became on
Noomi Rapace in Talks to Join Will Smith in Netflix’s ‘Bright’
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
the story is not set in present day. Written by Max Landis, the spec became one of the Hollywood’s hotter packages after WME and CAA took it to buyers when Warner Bros. was unable to make a deal for the rights. Most felt that a major studio... Read more
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CBS News
What are Donald Trump's most notable sources of income?$49,286,369, according to Trump's PFD. He sold the Miss Universe Organization b
What are Donald Trump's most notable sources of income?
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
$49,286,369, according to Trump's PFD. He sold the Miss Universe Organization back in September to Hollywood talent agency WME/IMG. Trump still makes bank off his books Trump has written, with the help of some prolific ghostwriters, over a dozen... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Turner Highlights ELeague Launch, NBA Coverage At UpfrontMORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? ELeague, the competitive video gaming entity dev
Turner Highlights ELeague Launch, NBA Coverage At Upfront
Sports Business Daily / Posted 6 days ago
MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? ELeague, the competitive video gaming entity developed in partnership between Turner and WME-IMG, was a prominently featured part of Turner’s Upfront presentation today in N.Y., positioned right along with TNT,... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Last Comic Standing' Judge Russell Peters to Get Comedy Honor at BanffDVDs, including Notorious for Netflix. He currently has over seven hours of con
'Last Comic Standing' Judge Russell Peters to Get Comedy Honor at Banff
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
DVDs, including Notorious for Netflix. He currently has over seven hours of content on Netflix. Peters, who is repped by WME, will also appear in an upcoming episode of Lip Sync Battle on Spike TV. And he and Faizon Love are set to co-star in the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Martin Scorsese to Exec Produce Josh and Benny Safdie’s 'Uncut Gems'watching what they've done so far it's clear to me that they are unique filmmak
Martin Scorsese to Exec Produce Josh and Benny Safdie’s 'Uncut Gems'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
watching what they've done so far it's clear to me that they are unique filmmakers." The deal was locked here in Cannes. WME Global, which secured the financing, will begin introducing the project at the Market. Scorsese has been sparking... Read more
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Variety
Martin Scorsese’s Sikelia Productions Partners With RT Features on ‘Uncut Gems’love that.” The Safdies recently wrapped production on “Good Time,” which star
Martin Scorsese’s Sikelia Productions Partners With RT Features on ‘Uncut Gems’
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
love that.” The Safdies recently wrapped production on “Good Time,” which stars Robert Pattinson. Scorsese is repped by WME Entertainment and LBI Entertainment. The Safdies are represented by WME and Lichter Grossman. WME Global secured the... Read more
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Variety
‘Maniac Cop’ to Launch Nicolas Winding Refn First-Look Dealby Andrew Garfield; Doug Liman’s “Mena,” with Tom Cruise; and Oliver Stone’s “S
‘Maniac Cop’ to Launch Nicolas Winding Refn First-Look Deal
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
by Andrew Garfield; Doug Liman’s “Mena,” with Tom Cruise; and Oliver Stone’s “Snowden,” starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Refn is repped by WME and Independent Talent Group. CAA, which represents Vendian, arranged financing for the deal.Filed... Read more
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Variety
Upfronts Diary Day 1: Seen and Heard During TV’s Biggest WeekPark, which this year, is held at the same time as Telemundo’s private Jennifer
Upfronts Diary Day 1: Seen and Heard During TV’s Biggest Week
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
Park, which this year, is held at the same time as Telemundo’s private Jennifer Lopez concert. Also that night, CAA and WME will both hold cocktail parties. Stay in-the-know with our daily Upfronts Diary, and keep refreshing the page for new... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Jenny Slate to Reunite With 'Obvious Child' Team for Comedy 'Landline'On the TV front, she has appeared in Bob’s Burgers, Girls, Parks and Recreation
Jenny Slate to Reunite With 'Obvious Child' Team for Comedy 'Landline'
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
On the TV front, she has appeared in Bob’s Burgers, Girls, Parks and Recreation and House of Lies. Slate is repped by WME and 3 Arts. Turturro’s recent credits include Mia Madre, The Fading Gigolo and the upcoming HBO limited series Night... Read more
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Variety
Gaston Pavlovich Makes a Name for Himself With ‘The Irishman’“Gaston Pavlovich is quickly becoming one of Mexico’s most active film players.
Gaston Pavlovich Makes a Name for Himself With ‘The Irishman’
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
“Gaston Pavlovich is quickly becoming one of Mexico’s most active film players.” He was introduced to Martin Scorsese by WME Global in 2014. His major contribution to getting “Silence” into production was his ability to clear a chain of title.... Read more
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AdWeek
Steve Harvey's Secret to Making 5 Shows at the Same Time? Relatability and Humordecide which project he'll give up. "At the end of the day, that little lady wi
Steve Harvey's Secret to Making 5 Shows at the Same Time? Relatability and Humor
AdWeek / Posted 9 days ago
decide which project he'll give up. "At the end of the day, that little lady with the green eyes controls everything. [WME co-CEO] Ari Emanuel might be the most powerful man in Hollywood, but he don't get a vote at our house!" One thing seems... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Report of UFC sale overblown, officials saypurchased in 2001 for $2 million, but that time is not believed to be at hand.
Report of UFC sale overblown, officials say
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
purchased in 2001 for $2 million, but that time is not believed to be at hand. ESPN.com reported four companies, including WME/IMG, China Media Capital, the Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group, have submitted bids with a valuation between $3.5... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cupcake Market | Hublot flagship | Rockaway beer gardensemployees, many of whom are contractors, will be offered full-time employment s
Cupcake Market | Hublot flagship | Rockaway beer gardens
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
employees, many of whom are contractors, will be offered full-time employment should they choose to stay with the company. WME/IMG, a New York City-based media, sports and fashion agency, has acquired St. Louis marketing agency Fusion Marketing.... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: Promotions at Republic Records, NAB Radio Board of Directors Appointments & More-- Mark Claassen is returning to William Morris Endeavor (WME) as a music agent
Executive Turntable: Promotions at Republic Records, NAB Radio Board of Directors Appointments & More
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
-- Mark Claassen is returning to William Morris Endeavor (WME) as a music agent in the company's Nashville office after serving nine years at Elite Talent Agency. He brings music artists that include Switchfoot, Lincoln Brewster, Joe Foreman and... Read more
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