Devra Lieb is retiring from the Gersh Agency as co-head of the agency's motion picture literary department at the end of the year. Her departure will end a 27-year working partnership with Bob Hohman…
Lucy Alibar, who adapted her original play “Beasts of the Southern Wild” and received a 2013 Oscar nomination for co-writing the screenplay, just sold her first novel, Variety has learned. The book…
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…
Longtime Los Angeles philanthropist and arts supporter Beatrice Gersh, whose late husband Phil founded the Gersh Agency, died of natural causes Sunday in Los Angeles. She was 87.
The Gersh Agency has acquired the lit tenpercentery Hohman, Maybank and Lieb.
Tenpercentery the Gersh Agency and music agency the Agency Group (TAG) have announced an alliance, hoping to better place the latter's musical clients for film, TV and legit work, with TAG also…
The 60-year-old Gersh Agency has continued its recent expansion effort by securing $30 million to fund pic production and has settled on its first co-financed project.
Gersh Agency has established a film financing and packaging division, naming veteran producer Jay Cohen to head it. It is the first dedicated division in the talent agency's 60-year history.
The Gersh Agency has expanded into the book biz, forming a department that will broker publishing deals for author clients. Phyllis Wender will run the division from Gersh's New York HQ and will…
The Gersh Agency has made senior partners of Bill Butler and Rick Greenstein. Butler has been a partner and head of Gersh's New York office, while Greenstein has been a partner, senior veep and head…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures