HBO Teams With Jeff Nathanson And Gavin Polone For Professional Basketball Dramedy

By | Tuesday May 29, 2012 @ 10:30am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Producer Gavin Polone (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and feature writer Jeff Nathanson (Catch Me If You Can) have sold an original one-hour dramedy pitch to HBO. The untitled project, to be written and directed by Nathanson, is described as an unflinching … Read More »

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SXSW: Conan O’Brien Documentary Makes Intriguing Distribution Deal

Mike Fleming

Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop, the Rodman Flender-directed documentary about the chat host’s 32 city music and comedy tour undertaken after he took a $30 million payout to leave The Tonight Show, has wrapped a distribution deal in a multi-platform acquisition … Read More »

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UTA Signs TV/Film Producer Gavin Polone

By | Saturday February 12, 2011 @ 10:19am PST

UPDATE: The first-dollar gross producer just left WME and was hotly pursued by both CAA and UTA. His choice to go to UTA will surprise Hollywood since it wasn’t that long ago that he was a partner there who left … Read More »

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ABC Family Pilot Taps Director And Lead

Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Lev L. Spiro is set to direct ABC Family’s drama pilot What Would Jane Do, while Erica Dasher (The Lake) was cast as the title character. What Would Jane Do follows 16-year-old Jane (Dasher), who lands a job at … Read More »

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Gavin Polone’s NY Assistant Exposes Boss

By | Wednesday September 1, 2010 @ 6:11am PDT

I’ve confirmed that this tell-all video truly was made by Gavin Polone’s New York assistant. “Sadly, it isn’t altogether untrue,” Polone (Prince Of Darkness Is Suing Yet Again…) tells me. “People seem to like it. Maybe it will inspire an HBO series … Read More »

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Prince Of Darkness Is Suing Yet Again…

By | Tuesday August 31, 2010 @ 5:44pm PDT

Gavin Polone is smart and snarky and Hollywood’s erstwhile bad boy. He keeps earning his nickname as the Prince Of Darkness by today filing yet another lawsuit against an entertainment company. (His now infamous lawsuit against a former talent agency employer exposed oodles of bad behavior…) This time, … Read More »

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