Hollywood Cracks Down On Social Media Leaks

A growing number of studio contracts curb use of Twitter, Facebook.

Last Updated: October 18, 2009 @ 1:54 PM

There’s a growing number of studio deals with new language aimed specifically at curbing usage of social-media outlets by actors, execs and other creatives. The goal: plugging leaks of disparaging or confidential information about productions via the likes of Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

A recent talent contract from Disney includes a new clause forbidding confidentiality breaches via “interactive media such as Facebook, Twitter, or any other interactive social network or personal blog.”

Read more at the Hollywood Reporter.