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.
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.
Assets held by the agencies encompass equity stakes, strategic investments, advisory roles and ventures incubated by the tenpercenteries.
”This is the wrong night to get drunk if you want to work in TV,” said Mike O'Malley, emceeing the Taste for a Cure fundraiser for the UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation. O'Malley spoke the truth…
CAA will bring projects from Lisa Kudrow, Ashley Tisdale and Rocco DiSpirito to Gotham for a May 1 newfronts presentation, the digital version of broadcasters' upfronts, to tout original…
Inhouse attorneys in the spotlight include Wayne M. Smith, Patrick T. Perkins, David Sussman, Jim Meenaghan, Richard B. Levy, Rosalind Lawton, Paul Iannicelli, John Fukunaga, Brian Burkin, Matthew…
When CAA Sports and Roc Nation, the entertainment shingle founded by rapper-entrepreneur Jay-Z, announced April 2 they were partnering to create athlete management firm Roc Nation Sports, the…
CAA is working with boutique investment bank LionTree Advisors and UBS on a possible bid for powerhouse sports agency IMG Worldwide, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the matter.
Innovative Artists has signed “Shahs of Sunset” star Golnesa “GG” Gharachedaghi (pictured above). The Bravo show recently wrapped and was renewed for a second season. * * * Michael Gallagher has…
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