Fairness Rocks News WGA Report: Private Equity “Upending” Agencies’ Duty To Writers


Fairness Rocks News WGA Report: Private Equity “Upending” Agencies’ Duty To Writers

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Author: David Robb

Date: March 18, 2019

Original Source: Deadline Hollywood

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WGA Report: Private Equity “Upending” Agencies’ Duty To Writers

A new WGA report, titled “Agencies For Sale,” claims that $3 billion in private equity investments in WME and CAA “is upending Hollywood talent representation” and “threatens to overwhelm the major agencies’ core purpose as agents – to represent their clients.” The guild released the report just hours before it’s set to resume negotiations with the Association of Talent Agents for a new franchise agreement.

Read more: https://deadline.com/2019/03/wga-report-wme-caa-private-equity-writers-1202577388/