Leverage has inked a deal with Gypsy Tea entrepreneur Zhena Muzyka to produce a series loosely based on Muzyka's life and her soon-to-be-released motivational memoir “Life by the Cup: Ingredients for…
Before there was Comcast or DirecTV, there was Tele-Communications Inc. Its founder, John Malone, built TCI into the biggest pay TV provider in the U.S. through the 1970s and 1980s. Now 72 years old…
As NBC and other networks struggle to find hit comedies, who knew the funniest guy in showbiz was working for Comcast's PR department?
The most important fact about talent agents today is that no one is scared of them anymore.
There are two kinds of people in Hollywood: Those with leverage, and those who want leverage. Over the years, leverage has gone by very different names, ranging from the nefarious to the euphemistic…
Walter Latham is a born entrepreneur.
As film and TV licensing become increasingly important to musicians' careers, Leverage Management boss Stephen Levinson has teamed up with legendary music producer Rick Rubin and A&R men Michael…
Leverage Management chief Stephen Levinson is extending his reach into the music biz, launching a label joint venture for Leverage Records with Columbia Records co-chairman and American Recordings…
In the U.S., French star Alain Chabat may be best-known as the haughty Napoleon Bonaparte in "Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian," but in Gaul he's the king of comedy.
Although the Writers Guild of Ameria's strike ended two and half years ago, its impact remains very much a part of the current campaign for eight slots on the WGA West board.
Long a staple of the feature world, independent financing is finally trickling into television.