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  1. WME Partner Brian Swardstrom to Exit Agency (Exclusive)

    12:48 pm 12/24/2013

    The longtime agent represents actors such as Ed Norton, Damian Lewis and Ben Foster.Read more

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  2. WME Taps Former Microsoft Exec Peter Klein as CFO

    11:10 am 12/23/2013

    UPDATED: Peter Klein will be the CFO of the merged WME and IMG, as well, as backer Silver Lake reportedly takes a 51 percent stake in the combined companyRead more

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  3. WME and Silver Lake Announce Deal to Buy IMG

    1:53 pm 12/17/2013

    The agency beat out rival bidders CVC Capital, Chernin Entertainment and a consortium of ICM Partners and the Carlyle Group.Read more

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  4. Blake Lively Signs With WME

    9:31 am 12/17/2013

    The move comes on the heels of the "Savages" actress leaving CAA.Read more

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  5. Geraldo Rivera Seeks Dismissal of WME Lawsuit

    5:06 pm 11/20/2013

    The Fox News host says he moved to another talent agency in 2010 along with his agent, Jim Griffin, and doesn't owe any commission. Read more

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  6. WME Signs YouTube 'React' Stars The Fine Bros.

    1:36 pm 11/18/2013

    Benny and Rafi Fine’s videos, including the hit unscripted series that shows kids reacting to hot-button video clips, have been viewed over one billion times.Read more

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  7. UTA's Wayne Fitterman Joins WME

    10:59 am 11/11/2013

    The production department head is bringing 46 clients, including multiple Oscar winners, with him.Read more

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  8. Abu Dhabi Media Summit: UTA Head of Social Media Talks Twitter Strategy

    5:04 am 10/23/2013

    Eric Kuhn says the agency's clients are encouraged to tweet along with their shows and are increasingly expecting compensation when they raise the profile of series that way. Read more

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  9. William Morris Endeavor Paid $150K to Satisfy Gambler's Debt to Deadmau5 (Exclusive)

    5:18 am 10/9/2013

    The talent agency is settling a dispute over what might be the most expensive five minutes ever at a Las Vegas nightclub. Bon Jovi doesn't come cheap.Read more

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  10. WME's Patrick Whitesell Buys His Hometown Movie Theater

    8:00 am 9/18/2013

    The agent and his dad spent $65,000 to buy (and $500,000 to renovate) a bankrupt Iowa movie palace. Now client Hugh Jackman will help reopen it with the "Prisoners" premiere.Read more

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