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UTA names its Price for TV

Ex-AMG manager brings Kennedy, George, Cassavettes along

Former manager Jim Price is jumping into the tenpercentery biz, joining UTA as an agent in the company’s television talent department.

Price most recently worked as a manager at Artists Management Group. While there, his client list included Jamie Kennedy (“Scream”), Melissa George (“Thieves”) and Nick Cassavettes. He’ll continue to rep all three at UTA.

“Jim’s eye for talent, passion and first-rate business savvy are all attributes that will make him an exceptional agent,” said UTA TV talent topper Martin Lesak.

During his stint at AMG, Price was a producer on the feature pic “You Stupid Man,” starring Denise Richards and Milla Jovovich.

Price started his career in 1997, working with Rick Yorn at Industry Entertainment. He joined AMG when the company opened in 1999.

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