Andrew Bachelor could very well be the next big thing in comedy. He's developing a pilot with BET, had a corporate-sponsored gig with Samsung and has even taken to selling his own merchandise. No…
The newly-formed COOL Music Interactive to merge with videogame scoring agency Four Bars Intertainment.
The war between Hollywood's two largest talent agencies has truly become a street fight. Sources confirmed Tuesday that WME was responsible for placing a smattering of posters and at least one…
As showbiz gets increasingly global, U.S. talent reps are establishing more outposts around the world.
Perhaps the best way to describe the hefty sums top talent agencies shell out for their headquarters comes from one of Hollywood's best-known tenpercenters, WME's Ari Emanuel: "Oy, gevalt. That's a…
While the U.S. economy's slow recovery from the 2008 financial crisis is among factors that have increased investors' appetites, the inherent volatility of the entertainment business is still an IPO…
Most of the major agencies have an investment group focused on backing everything from producers of online videos to health food and fashion brands.
On Sept. 21, 2010, attorney Howard Rubinroit, representing developer George Comfort & Sons, questioned Ari Emanuel in the dispute over WME's decision not to move into new Beverly Hills digs that had…
In the past five years, the role of the agent, and the business of running a sizable agency, has been buffeted by monumental changes, spurred by seismic shifts in the broader entertainment landscape.
With the international landscape taking on a greater role at the box office and beyond, top talent agencies are making a concerted effort to zero in on the next crop of new talent -- no matter where…