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  1. Universal, Working Title Extend Production Deal Through 2020

    7:47 am 6/5/2015

    The arrangement has seen the two partner on more than 50 films since 1999. Read more

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  2. Universal Promotes Erik Baiers to Executive VP Production

    11:58 am 6/4/2015

    The 10-year studio vet has held the position of senior vp since 2012.Read more

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  3. 'Ouija' Writers to Rewrite Bermuda Triangle Movie for Universal (Exclusive)

    12:19 pm 6/1/2015

    Juliet Snowden and Stiles White will work on the script set in the legendary Caribbean area where several ships and planes have disappeared under mysterious circumstances. Read more

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  4. Universal Hires Tanya Greig Perara as Senior VP Business Affairs, Film Music

    11:33 am 5/28/2015

    She previously served as a vice president for business and legal affairs for Telemundo Media.Read more

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  5. 'Jem and the Holograms' Director Teases Modern Movie About "Stay[ing] True to Who You Really Are"

    11:05 am 5/11/2015

    'USA Today' debuted a handful of photos from the buzzy music film, directed by Jon M. Chu and starring 'Nashville's' Aubrey Peeples and 'The Boy Next Door's' Ryan Guzman.Read more

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  6. 'Pitch Perfect 2' Soundtrack: The Inside Story of Why It's Been Kept Under Wraps

    10:44 am 5/8/2015

    A soundtrack franchise was born with the unlikely success of "Cups" — 3 million downloads sold — so why the sequel's radio silence? Surprise is everything, says the film's music team.Read more

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  7. O'Melveny Litigator Robert Schwartz Exits for Irell & Manella

    9:18 am 5/7/2015

    He follows the departure of six attorneys from O'Melveny to Latham & Watkins in November.Read more

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  8. Paramount Fails to Deflect Home Video Royalties Lawsuit

    2:53 pm 5/6/2015

    Colin Higgins Productions recently won $26 million in a similar clash with Universal. Read more

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  9. Universal Settles Home Video Royalties Lawsuit for $26 Million

    6:01 pm 5/1/2015

    The studio is the first to settle the dispute numerous other studios face from similar lawsuits.Read more

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  10. Universal's Donna Langley: 'Fifty Shades' Sequel Will Be "More of a Thriller"

    12:37 pm 4/29/2015

    "Failure is a great learning tool," the studio's chairman said at THR's annual Power Lawyers breakfast of the road to her recent box-office successes.Read more

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