WME Mints 20 Partners; Sundance Stalwarts Mark Ankner, Liesl Copland, Alexis Garcia

By | Friday January 17, 2014 @ 1:23pm PST
Mike Fleming

MarkAnkner1BREAKING: WME has minted 20 new partners into the agency fold, and those include the tireless Sundance dealmakers working under WME Global Finance & Distribution chief Graham Taylor. Mark Ankner, Liesl Copland and Alexis Garcia all have made partner.

lieslOn the talent side, Esther Chang, Brandon Liebman, Doug Lucterhand, Boomer Malkin, and Brent Morley got partner stripes. On the motion picture lit side, Sarah Self is a new partner. Read More »

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Jim Carrey Moves From CAA To WME To Rejoin Dan Aloni

By | Thursday August 23, 2012 @ 3:11pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: The fallout from the exit of Dan Aloni from CAA to WME Entertainment continues. In a shocker, Jim Carrey has left CAA so that he could rejoin Aloni at WME. Carrey was built into a superstar at UTA before … Read More »

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WME Signs Jane Levy, Star Of ‘Suburgatory’

By | Wednesday August 22, 2012 @ 10:42am PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: WME Entertainment has signed Jane Levy, the star of the ABC series Suburgatory who’s about to pop with starring roles in the Josh Schwartz-directed Fun Size at Paramount, and the Fede Alvarez-directed remake of Sam Raimi’s Evil DeadRead More »

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Richard Branson Buys Rolling Stones Book For Film Drama

EXCLUSIVE: The Rolling Stones and Richard Branson are teaming up again. Having released three Stones albums back in the 1990s on Virgin Records, Branson’s Virgin Produced has now acquired the rights to Robert Greenfield’s 2008 book Exile on Main Street: A Season in Hell with the Rolling Stones.Read More »

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WME Names 11 New Agency Partners

By | Tuesday January 17, 2012 @ 12:10pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: WME Entertainment minted 11 new partners, formally announcing them at the agency retreat held last week at La Costa Resort in Carlsbad. The new partners are:

Tim Curtis (commercial/voiceover); Jay Williams, (Nashville-based music agent); Joey Lee (Nashville-based music agent); Alicia … Read More »

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