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The Hollywood Reporter
Social Media Star iJustine Exits UTA for WMEan episode of Food Network's 'Chopped.' After more than four years at UTA, You
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 hours ago
an episode of Food Network's 'Chopped.' After more than four years at UTA, YouTube creator Justine Ezarik has signed with WME. Ezarik, who is best known by her online name iJustine, was one of YouTube's earliest stars, establishing a large... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Sandra Bullock to Star in apocalyptic Netflix Thrillerand was most recently seen in “Our Brand is Crisis.” Bier is coming off her Emm
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
and was most recently seen in “Our Brand is Crisis.” Bier is coming off her Emmy win for directing “The Night Manager” for AMC. Bullock and Bier are repped by CAA, and Heisserer is repped by WME. Bier is also repped by Brillstein Enter... Read more
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Variety
‘Dark Tower’ Director Nikolaj Arcel Joins Matt Damon’s Robert F. Kennedy MovieDark Tower,” based on the Stephen King story and starring Idris Elba and Matthe
Variety / Posted yesterday
Dark Tower,” based on the Stephen King story and starring Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, on Aug. 4. Arcel is represented by WME, United Agents, and attorney Robert S. Wallerstein. The news was first reported by the Tracking Board.Filed... Read more
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Variety
Forest Whitaker Joins ‘Empire’ Season 4 in Recurring Rolewhich also earned him a Golden Globe and SAG statue, among other awards. Last y
Variety / Posted yesterday
which also earned him a Golden Globe and SAG statue, among other awards. Last year, he starred in “Arrival” and “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” Up next, he’ll be seen in Marvel’s hotly anticipated Black Panther.” He is repped by WME and Brill... Read more
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Variety
Matt Lauria and Cristina Rodlo Join Gina Rodriguez in ‘Miss Bala’ Remakefinal season and Lauria is now looking to make the jump into feature films afte
Variety / Posted yesterday
final season and Lauria is now looking to make the jump into feature films after a strong run of TV hits. He is repped by WME, Principal Entertainment LA, and Bloom Hergott. This marks Rodlo’s first crossover project. Rodlo is currently a series... Read more
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Variety
Inside Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Plan to Revolutionize Entertainment on Mobile Screenssays Katzenberg. “They’re not going to do it without a cut of the action.” Vet
Variety / Posted yesterday
says Katzenberg. “They’re not going to do it without a cut of the action.” Veteran TV-lit agent Ari Greenburg at WME applauded the move, citing increasing interest among producers in gaining ownership of their properties. It’s an interest... Read more
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Variety
Viola Davis, Julius Tennon’s Production Company to Adapt Acclaimed Novel ‘Girls Like Us’Studios CEO Tom Mazza. “We couldn’t ask for a more perfect synergistic partner
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
Studios CEO Tom Mazza. “We couldn’t ask for a more perfect synergistic partner than JuVee, with a common vision for storytelling and passion for bringing issues that plague our society to the big screen.” WME represents Rachel Lloyd.File... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Felicity Jones in Talks to Star as Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Biopicstandalone Rogue One and indie A Monster Calls. She is attached to star in a mo
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
standalone Rogue One and indie A Monster Calls. She is attached to star in a movie inspired by the classic ballet story Swan Lake with Call Me by Your Name helmer Luca Guadagnino attached to direct. She is repped by WME and the U.K.'s Talent... Read more
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Variety
Felicity Jones to Star as Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Biopic ‘On the Basis of Sex’She is also attached to Universal’s “Swan Lake” adaptation that Luca Guadagnino
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
She is also attached to Universal’s “Swan Lake” adaptation that Luca Guadagnino will direct from a script by Kristina Lauren. Jones is repped by WME and Independent Talent Group. The news was first reported by Deadline Hollywood.... Read more
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Variety
‘The Flash’ Actress Kiersey Clemons to Star in Drama ‘Hearts Beat Loud’“I’ll See You in My Dreams” and followed that up with the Sundance hit “The Her
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
“I’ll See You in My Dreams” and followed that up with the Sundance hit “The Hero” starring Sam Elliott. Clemons is repped by UTA, Eddie Galan at Mach 1 Management, and Starr Andreeff MJMG. Haley is repped by WME and Anonymous Content.Filed... Read more
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Billboard
Musical.ly Stars Lisa and Lena Sign With WMEWME is going into business with Musical.ly's reigning queens. The agency has s
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
WME is going into business with Musical.ly's reigning queens. The agency has signed Lisa and Lena Mantler, 15-year-old twins from Germany who have one of the fastest-growing fan bases on the internet. The duo, who began posting on Musical.ly two... Read more
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Variety
Amazon Nabs Agatha Christie Mystery Series Slate for U.S.Under the deal brokered by WME-IMG, Agatha Christie Ltd. continues its partners
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
Under the deal brokered by WME-IMG, Agatha Christie Ltd. continues its partnership with U.K. production company Mammoth Screen. In April, IMG reached a deal with Agatha Christie Ltd. to handle international sales for the slate of seven new... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
WME Signs Musical.ly Duo Lisa and LenaThe German twins have more than 21 million followers on Musical.ly, making them
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
The German twins have more than 21 million followers on Musical.ly, making them the most-followed on the app. WME is going into business with Musical.ly reigning queens. The agency has signed Lisa and Lena Mantler, 15-year-old twins from Germany... Read more
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Variety
Dev Patel in Talks to Join Ben Stiller in Chippendales Murder Moviehas provided financing for “Whiplash,” “Nightcrawler” and the upcoming “Shot Ca
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
has provided financing for “Whiplash,” “Nightcrawler” and the upcoming “Shot Caller.” Patel is repped by Curtis Brown, WME and Magnolia. Stiller is repped by WME and Adamson is repped by CAA and Lee Stobby Entertainment. The news was first... Read more
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CBS Sports
What we learned and still don't know from the Mayweather-McGregor press tourof course, was UFC's former parent company (owned by Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta
CBS Sports / Posted 3 days ago
of course, was UFC's former parent company (owned by Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta) until last summer's 4 billion sale to WME-IMG. White remains best friends with the brothers. Some have rumored that Lorenzo Fertitta, still a trusted adviser and... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Former Ohio State Football Player Chris Spielman Sues School Over Use Of Likenessbut it also mentions jerseys, photographs, signatures and more." The lawsuit al
Sports Business Daily / Posted 3 days ago
but it also mentions jerseys, photographs, signatures and more." The lawsuit also names companies including IMG College, WME, DBA Int'l Management, Honda and Nike. Duncan said that Spielman’s "main issue" is with IMG College, which reps OSU in... Read more
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Variety
‘Ex Machina’ Writer, Director Alex Garland Inks Overall Deal with FX Productionsa writer and director to television through FX Productions. We have enormous re
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
a writer and director to television through FX Productions. We have enormous respect for his uncompromising creative vision and we look forward to supporting his original and bold ideas.” Garland is represented by WME and Carlos Goodman.Filed Un... Read more
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Billboard
'Aladdin': Disney Remake Finds Its Leadsappeared in the TeenNick series Open Heart. He is repped by The Characters Tale
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
appeared in the TeenNick series Open Heart. He is repped by The Characters Talent Agency and Stokes Management. Scott has also appeared in the film The 33 and the series Terra Nova. She is repped by WME, United Agents and Echo Lake Enterta... Read more
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Variety
Biopic on Civil Rights Pioneer Fannie Lou Hamer in Developmentway for no two seats when all of us is tired.” Delegates from the party were s
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
way for no two seats when all of us is tired.” Delegates from the party were seated at the 1968 convention. Hamer died in 1977 at the age of 59. Howard is represented by WME and The Gotham Group. The news was first reported by Deadline Holl... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Stars aligning for Conor McGregor to make history in more ways than onethe tour was significant for another reason, too. It marked the one-year annive
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 7 days ago
the tour was significant for another reason, too. It marked the one-year anniversary of the UFC being sold to talent agency WME-IMG for $4 billion, a landmark day in MMA and one that represented a changing of the guard in terms of how the UFC goes... Read more
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Variety
Traditional Media Grabs for the ESports Controlcoveted 18-34 demographic. Across digital platforms, the company’s competitive
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
coveted 18-34 demographic. Across digital platforms, the company’s competitive gaming league — formed in conjunction with WME — has racked up viewership totals of more than 3 billion minutes. “It’s a native digital platform and we’re not trying... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murdersexecutive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
executive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as well. Tarantino and talent agency WME are currently looking for financiers and distributors for the movie, which is slated to begin shooting sometime in 2018,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murdersexecutive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
executive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as well. Tarantino and talent agency WME are currently looking for financiers and distributors for the movie, which is slated to begin shooting sometime in 2018,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murdersexecutive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
executive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as well. Tarantino and talent agency WME are currently looking for financiers and distributors for the movie, which is slated to begin shooting sometime in 2018,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murdersexecutive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
executive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as well. Tarantino and talent agency WME are currently looking for financiers and distributors for the movie, which is slated to begin shooting sometime in 2018,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murdersexecutive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as
WALB Albany / Posted 7 days ago
executive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as well. Tarantino and talent agency WME are currently looking for financiers and distributors for the movie, which is slated to begin shooting sometime in 2018,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murdersexecutive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
executive producers on many of Tarantino’s projects, are reportedly involved as well. Tarantino and talent agency WME are currently looking for financiers and distributors for the movie, which is slated to begin shooting sometime in 2018,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tamron Hall to develop new talk show with Weinstein Televisiona new venture. The company at present is producing a new Matthew Weiner antholo
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
a new venture. The company at present is producing a new Matthew Weiner anthology and a new David O. Russell series, both for Amazon. Hall was represented in this deal by WME and attorney Bianca Levin of Gang Tyre Ramer & Brown. RELATED S... Read more
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Variety
Blake Lively to Play Assassin in New Movie From ‘James Bond’ Producersmost recently starred in “The Shallows” and will appear next in “All I See Is Y
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
most recently starred in “The Shallows” and will appear next in “All I See Is You” opposite Jason Clarke. WME represents Eon Productions, Morano, and Lively. Lively is also represented by Management 360. IM Global and WME Global... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tamron Hall is developing her own daytime showrecently announced that Kelly's daytime show will premiere on September 25, wit
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
recently announced that Kelly's daytime show will premiere on September 25, with a 9am time slot. In May, Hall signed with WME artist management, who helped her negotiate the deal with Weinstein. In addition to the daytime show, Hall will help... Read more
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Variety
Weinstein Television to Develop New Talk Show with Tamron Hallrepresent a new venture. The company at present is producing a new Matthew Wein
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
represent a new venture. The company at present is producing a new Matthew Weiner anthology and a new David O. Russell series, both for Amazon. Hall was represented in this deal by WME and attorney Bianca Levin of Gang Tyre Ramer & Brown.Filed Und... Read more
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Variety
MMA Upstart Professional Fighters League Hires Fox Sports Veteran George Greenbergand Premier Boxing Championships. The PFL also has hired Will Blair, formerly
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
and Premier Boxing Championships. The PFL also has hired Will Blair, formerly senior VP of partnership development at WME/IMG, as EVP of sponsorship and revenue partnerships. “As the Professional Fighters League charges ahead toward our... Read more
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asianage
Quentin Tarantino prepping for new movie about Manson murdersdirect. Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who have produced and executive produced the
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
direct. Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who have produced and executive produced the previous Tarantino films, are involved. WME is said to be in the early stages of shopping the project to studios to co-finance and co-distribute the venture. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Quentin Tarantino prepping for new movie about Manson murders - newkerala news #253539direct. Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who have produced and executive produced the
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
direct. Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who have produced and executive produced the previous Tarantino films, are involved. WME is said to be in the early stages of shopping the project to studios to co-finance and co-distribute the venture. The... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Quentin Tarantino to Tackle Manson Murders for Next Film2009 film, Inglourious Basterds, was set during World War II but depicted an al
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
2009 film, Inglourious Basterds, was set during World War II but depicted an alternate historical reality. Talent agency WME is shopping the feature around to gauge interest from possible studios to co-finance. The film will reportedly begin... Read more
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dna
Quentin Tarantino prepping for new movie about Manson murdersdirect. Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who have produced and executive produced the
dna / Posted 9 days ago
direct. Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who have produced and executive produced the previous Tarantino films, are involved. WME is said to be in the early stages of shopping the project to studios to co-finance and co-distribute the venture. The... Read more
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/Film
Quentin Tarantino's Next Film is About The Manson Family MurdersHollywood Reporter, Tarantino is already talking to “A-list” actors about his “
/Film / Posted 9 days ago
Hollywood Reporter, Tarantino is already talking to “A-list” actors about his “unique take on the Manson Family murders.” WME is in the early process of putting together a package to shop around to studios. Two of the actors who’ve already been... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ten big questions as Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Conor McGregor tour starts Tuesday at Staples Centerat the height of his popularity, and failing to turn over production controls t
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
at the height of his popularity, and failing to turn over production controls to HBO in talks a decade ago. Now, under new WME/IMG talent agency ownership, the organization has decided to participate in a joint venture with its fighter as the clear... Read more
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Variety
World War II ‘Kamikaze’ Movie in the Works From Gianni Nunnarithe brave men of the Laffey. The kamikaze planes, the bombs — they kept coming
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
the brave men of the Laffey. The kamikaze planes, the bombs — they kept coming and coming but these men, with courage and sacrifice, they kept their ship afloat.” Ross is represented by WME, Villains Entertainment, and Jackoway Tyerman.Filed U... Read more
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Variety
Kovert Creative Hires DreamWorks Animation’s David Hail, ID PR’s Amanda Dykemapoised and brings a fresh perspective to our team.” Founded by Joseph Assad an
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
poised and brings a fresh perspective to our team.” Founded by Joseph Assad and Lewis Kay, Kovert Creative was launched in January 2016 in partnership with entertainment and sports powerhouse WME | IMG. The agency operates independently.Filed Un... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Trump's 'Miss Universe' in Russia became ensnared in a political inquirycriticizing the physical appearance of Alicia Machado, the Venezuela-born beaut
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
criticizing the physical appearance of Alicia Machado, the Venezuela-born beauty queen who won the competition in 1996. Trump later said he had purchased NBC's stake in the competition but eventually sold Miss Universe to the talent agency WME... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
How Trump's 'Miss Universe' in Russia became ensnared in a political inquirycriticizing the physical appearance of Alicia Machado, the Venezuela-born beaut
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
criticizing the physical appearance of Alicia Machado, the Venezuela-born beauty queen who won the competition in 1996. Trump later said he had purchased NBC's stake in the competition but eventually sold Miss Universe to the talent agency WME... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Ten big questions as Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Conor McGregor tour starts Tuesday at Staples Centerat the height of his popularity, and failing to turn over production controls t
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
at the height of his popularity, and failing to turn over production controls to HBO in talks a decade ago. Now, under new WME/IMG talent agency ownership, the organization has decided to participate in a joint venture with its fighter as the clear... Read more
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Variety
Felicity Jones’ Swan Lake Movie Project Lands at Universalwrote “Catherine the Great,” which was No. 1 on the 2014 Black List. She is wri
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
wrote “Catherine the Great,” which was No. 1 on the 2014 Black List. She is writing the series “Mrs. Hemingway” for Amazon. Jones is repped by WME and Independent Talent Group in the U.K. Anderson is repped by WME and MGMT Entertainment.Filed Un... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Universal Lands 'Swan Lake' Pitch Starring Felicity Jonesstory told in the ballet. Mandeville Films is producing the hot project, and E
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
story told in the ballet. Mandeville Films is producing the hot project, and Erik Baiers will oversee it for Universal. WME repped the package in the deal. Anderson wrote Catherine the Great, which was No. 1 on the 2014 Black List. She is... Read more
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Billboard
John Oliver to Voice Zazu in Live-Action 'Lion King'political advisor to Simba and Mustafa. Oliver, who is best known as the host
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
political advisor to Simba and Mustafa. Oliver, who is best known as the host of HBO's Last Week Tonight, has voiced Vanity Smurf in Sony's The Smurfs and Smurfs 2. He is repped by WME and Avalon. Lion King is set for a July 19, 2019, release d... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
TV Agent Ashley Holland Exits CAA for WMEworked on teams for clients including Ava DuVernay, Eva Longoria and Helen Hunt
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
worked on teams for clients including Ava DuVernay, Eva Longoria and Helen Hunt. CAA agent Ashley Holland has joined WME’s scripted television department, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned. The Stanford alumna began her career... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ten big questions as Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Conor McGregor tour starts Tuesday at Staples Centerat the height of his popularity, and failing to turn over production controls t
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
at the height of his popularity, and failing to turn over production controls to HBO in talks a decade ago. Now, under new WME/IMG talent agency ownership, the organization has decided to participate in a joint venture with its fighter as the clear... Read more
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metro
UFC star Gegard Mousasi announces he has signed for rival promotion Bellatorbelt. That’s my goal.’ He added: ‘I don’t know if the new (UFC) owners know wh
metro / Posted 10 days ago
belt. That’s my goal.’ He added: ‘I don’t know if the new (UFC) owners know what they’re doing.’ The UFC was sold to WME-IMG a year ago, but it has been anything but a smooth transition for the MMA heavyweights. Mousasi confirmed he had... Read more
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Sherdog
A Half Empty Look at International Fight Weekthe more annoying when we saw the promo for the Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier rematc
Sherdog / Posted 10 days ago
the more annoying when we saw the promo for the Jon Jones-Daniel Cormier rematch at UFC 214. If there was any doubt that WME-IMG didn’t know how to promote fights, this should silence those thoughts. It was excellent, carefully crafted to tap... Read more
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