What's Next for CAA and ICM; R. Kelly Found Guilty; Beck Bennett Leaves 'SNL'

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September 28, 2021

CAA Leaders, ICM Partners Chief on What's Next for the Agencies After Blockbuster Deal

CAA and ICM leaders detail the reasoning behind the blockbuster acquisition deal that caught insiders at both agencies by surprise Monday.

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Exactuals, Regard Music Execs Discuss Getting Musicians Paid On Time

Regard Music CEO Sean O'Malley and Exactuals, LLC president and COO Brian Walley discussed a system to get fair compensation for artists.

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R. Kelly Found Guilty of All Charges in New York Racketeering and Sex-Trafficking Case

Singer R. Kelly was found guilty in New York of racketeering in a decades-long scheme to recruit women and underage girls for sex.

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Beck Bennett Leaves 'SNL' as Cast Veterans Set to Return, Three New Featured Players Join for Season 47

Beck Bennett will leave 'Saturday Night Live' even as the show welcomes back cast veterans who will have leeway to pursue other projects.

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CAA to Acquire ICM Partners in Landmark Agency Deal

CAA and ICM Partners are joining forces in a landmark agency merger that reflects the larger consolidation in the entertainment landscape.

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Bruce Berman Steps Down as Village Roadshow Pictures CEO, Ending 24-Year Run

Bruce Berman steps down as Village Roadshow Pictures CEO after more than two decades at the company.

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'The Boys' Spinoff Ordered at Amazon, Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters Take Over as Showrunners

The planned spinoff of "The Boys" has officially been ordered to series at Amazon, Variety has confirmed.

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'Babylon 5' Reboot in Development at The CW From Original Series Creator J. Michael Straczynski

A "Babylon 5" reboot is in development at The CW, Variety has learned.

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Should R. Kelly's Music Be Banned?

Now that R. Kelly has been convicted of horrifying crimes of sexual misconduct, should his music be banned?

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CAA, Endeavor Acquisitions Capture an Agency Biz at a Crossroads

New VIP+ Analysis: Agency competition has always been bloodsport, but consolidation is just a short-term move in a landscape-changing game.

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Netflix Releases New Data on Most Popular TV Shows and Movies

Netflix's Ted Sarandos revealed what he said was the "most comprehensive look so far" at the streamer's top 10 TV shows and movies.

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Britney Spears' Lawyer Slams Jamie Spears for Allegedly Bugging Her Home, Urges Court to Suspend Him Immediately

Following allegations that Britney Spears' father hired a security firm to monitor his daughter, her attorney filed a motion to suspend him.

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