Ron Burkle Talks Ryan Kavanaugh And Harvey Weinstein To The New Yorker

Ron Burkle remains a mystery to Hollywood. The supermarket tycoon turned private equity funds manager has sat down with The New Yorker‘s Connie Bruck for a not-very-flattering long profile. It makes clear he has no over-arching strategy for his entertainment investments at present … Read More »

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UPDATE: Elliott Claims Only “Single Digit” Investment Left In Relativity After Takes Back Kavanaugh’s Film Fund With Universal

By | Wednesday June 1, 2011 @ 11:23pm PDT

3RD UPDATE: Despite what Ryan Kavanaugh claims, Elliott Associates is making clear to me that today’s developments were another involuntary move foisted upon Relativity because of the mess it’s … Read More »

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Relativity Receives More Hedge Fund Financing

EXCLUSIVE: I’ve just heard that Ryan Kavanaugh’s Relativity Media has closed a new round of financing with its longtime financial backer, New York-based hedge fund Elliott Associates. The amount is “in the $100s millions” which, according to my source, “is substantial enough to allow Relativity to close pending transactions which ensures that … Read More »

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OSCAR MOGULS: Ryan Kavanaugh Q&A

The Deadline Team of Nikki Finke, Pete Hammond, and Mike Fleming have spent recent days interviewing the studio moguls to gauge their perspective on this very close Oscar race:

7 Nominations: 7 The Fighter

DEADLINE’s Nikki Finke: How Read More »

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