DreamWorks Animation's decision to buy YouTube teen and tween network AwesomenessTV sheds some light on what it means when a talent agency “incubates” a startup. That term is becoming more common at…
Earth Day may still conjure images of hippies asking people to save the planet, but at UTA, planet-saving has taken on a decidedly high-tech edge.
Los Angeles has long sought to create its own version of Silicon Valley called Silicon Beach. But its strategy has relied mostly on coaxing companies to move here. The University of Southern…
Barbra Streisand has signed with UTA as she prepares to step up her activity as a director. The tenpercentery will rep her as a helmer, actress and producer and will rep her film and television…
UTA's Mike Jelline has been upped to co-head of TV Talent. Jelline joins current department co-head Nancy Gates, who works out of the percentery's Gotham office. Jelline will remain based in Los…
Veteran reality TV agent and UTA partner Michael Camacho has resigned from the percentery, saying in a company-wide email that he plans to "pursue the next phase" of his career.
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Jason Richman and Johnny Pariseau began their careers at UTA on the same day last February -- in the mailroom. Less than a year later they are assistants to lit super agents Howard Sanders and Kassie…
UTA is dramatically expanding its reality TV presence in New York, tapping BBC Worldwide exec Allison Wallach as a new agent.
UTA has promoted film agent Jeremy Barber to become the percentery's 19th partner.