Who's Afraid to Leave CAA? Surprising String of Departures at Top Agency in Town 4 weeks ago
It used to be well known in Hollywood: no one ever leaves CAA voluntarily. Why would they? There’s nowhere to go but down from...
By Lucas Shaw
The super agent was dumped from CAA earlier this week
Dan Aloni, whom CAA fired on Wednesday, was in frequent contact with WME chief Ari Emanuel in the final months of 2011
The upstart agency, along with Paradigm, has more scripts on the list than one-time powerhouse ICM and the long-established Gersh and APA
The Deadline editor and founder posted a vulgar screed against WME head Ari Emanuel -- with whom she'd had good relations
"Motorcycle Diaries" screenwriter Jose Rivera will adapt the story
Exclusive Films International is handling global sales, which kicked off at Cannes
The "Fast Five" star had been repped by CAA
The "Today" correspondent is the author of "The EveryGirl's Guide to Life," published this month
The top agent and board member left hastily on Friday, despite having no clear plans
What's behind the top agent's sudden, unexplained exit from WME? "He felt like there was no place for him," says one insider
Fogelman, who represents J.J. Abrams, Michael Bay and toy company Hasbro, plans to start a company of his own -- but he's not sure when
The Swiss surrealist won the Best Achievement in Visual Effects Oscar for 1979's "Alien"
(Updated) Grey was nominated for two Grammy Awards in 2011
Brit Marling and William Mapother star in Mike Cahill's directorial debu; Fox pays $750K
Stephen Frears is directing the adaptation of Beth Raymer's gambling memoir
If convicted, the reviled Oscar winner could face up to four years in jail for assaulting ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva.
Eric Warren Singer's script concerns Abscam, the FBI's 1980 undercover sting operation of Congress to root out corruption
Lucas will play grief-stricken aviator Charles Lindbergh in Eastwood's period drama
The Columbia Pictures comedy boasts a script by David Wain, Ken Marino and David Caspe
Adrian Askarieh's Prime Universe will also produce the alien invasion movie
Eric Darnell will direct the DreamWorks Animation sequel from a script by Noah Baumbach
Eddie Izzard also stars in the Sky TV miniseries based on Robert Louis Stevenson's classic novel
The "Twilight" star joins Marion Cotillard and Paul Giamatti in the film
Rainn Wilson, Krysten Ritter and Dennis Farina have also agreed to play parts in "Annie Jenkins: A Not Very Romantic Comedy"
Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz ("Tron: Legacy") wrote the supernatural action-adventure movie
The "Monsters" director will return to genre territory with another creature feature
Richard Linklater’s third peek into the love story of the couple played by Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke celebrates romance, compromise, disillusionment and the glory of conversation