Writer-director Patrick Read Johnson (“Angus,” “Baby’s Day Out,” “Spaced Invaders”) has signed with the Gersh Agency, where he will be repped by Frank Wuliger, Ron Bernstein and Joe Gatta. Johnson currently is penning “Star Sailor” for Jim Henson Prods.
He continues to be managed by Melinda Jason.
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Steve Feinberg, Rachel Sheedy and Jenny Zbikowski have been added to the agent ranks of Don Buchwald & Associates. Feinberg and Sheedy work as talent agents in the agency’s Gotham office and Zbikowski joined the TV lit department in the Los Angeles office.
Sheedy — who previously worked in the lit department of the Tantleff Office and in development at LeFrak Prods. — was recently promoted to agent after working as an assistant to Buchwald VP Ricki Olshan.
Feinberg had been an agent at Paradigm’s New York office after stints in TV and film development and production. Before Buchwald, Zbikowski worked as a drama series development exec at Paramount Pictures television group.
The agents will report to Tim Angle.
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Veteran character actor Paul Dooley (“Breaking Away,” “Sixteen Candles”) has signed with Innovative Artists Agency.
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Mariette Hartley has signed with J. Michael Bloom & Associates. She continues to be managed by Arlene L. Dayton Management.