Peter Bart

A new ball game?

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MEMO TO: Talent agency chiefs FROM: Peter Bart SUBJECT: Reality check In accordance with this column’s custom of giving advice where none is solicited, I would urge you to pause for a moment from…

Trial by tube

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Eight weeks and 35 witnesses into the O.J. Show, it’s become clear that the Trial of the Century isn’t panning out, either as showbiz or as a supposed “service to society.” Sure, there are millions…

Marketplace

Suiting Up

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Whenever there’s a coup d’etat, whether political or corporate, a profusion of theories are brought forth to explain what really happened and why, and that has certainly been the case at Disney…

Building Bridges

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What makes Arnon run? That question is being asked by a growing number of major players in the entertainment business around the world as they observe the ever-expanding arc of Arnon Milchan’s…

Of Laurels And Lepers

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It was impossible to sit through last week’s AFI Steven Spielberg tribute – yes, yet another award to Spielberg – without sensing the perversity of the whole awards ritual. Here were a thousand or so…

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