When Entertainment One agreed to buy Canadian rival Alliance Film for US$225 million in September, it certainly knew the property because Theroux--eOne president of filmed entertainment--had worked…
Lawyer Brecheen helped Charlie Sheen negotiate rich paydays for FX TV series "Anger Management" and CBS' "Two and A Half Men."
David Shaheen, managing director and group head & William Hageman, exec director, JPMorgan’s Entertainment Industries Group
JP Morgan, which traces trace its Hollywood lending back to the silent films of the 1920s, has been involved in a striking number of the deals described on these pages.
The management buyout that ICM leaders orchestrated this year was a high-wire act involving more than 40 years of disparate assets, strong personalities and the pressure of public scrutiny of the…
Int'l mavens master complex dealmaking to help Hollywood fill its global pipeline for the bigscreen.
Joshua Grode, partner and head of corporate department, Liner Grode Stein Yankelevitz Sunshine Regenstreif & Taylor
Grode repped Summit Entertainment in its January sale to Lionsgate. "It was tricky because they were in the same business and literally around the corner from each other," says Grode.
If you've already scored big by having the top-grossing film of 2012 ("The Avengers"), chances are you'll do whatever's necessary to keep the director that helped bring in $1.5 billion worldwide on…
No business is changing more than music and Frankenheimer is as close as anyone to the moving parts.
Brakin's recent high-profile finance/distribution deals include "Lincoln" with DreamWorks, "Promised Land" with Focus Features, "The Help" with DreamWorks, "Contagion" with Warner Bros. and "The Best…
LaCour has served as underwriter, lead arranger and administrative agent for a $125 million senior revolving facility for the Weinstein Co.; lead arranger and bookrunner for a $300 million senior…
There's an old adage that a good deal leaves everyone a little disappointed, a phrase oft repeated by Relativity topper Ryan Kavanaugh.