Talent attorney James Feldman has been promoted to name partner at his firm, with the company now being called Lichter, Grossman, Nichols, Adler & Feldman. A graduate of Harvard Law, Feldman reps such actors as Michael Cera, Kiefer Sutherland and Jay Baruchel.
Netflix is partnering with Feeding America on a holiday initiative to raise funds to combat hunger in the U.S. The campaign has enlisted the support of Anne Hathaway, Scarlett Johansson, Ben Affleck and Jessica Alba, who have created holiday-themed artwork for Netflix gift subscriptions, proceeds from which will be donated to Feeding America.
HERE COMES 'ELEVEN'
Here! Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to "Eleven Minutes," a doc about fashion designer Jay McCarroll, winner of the first season of "Project Runway." Regent Releasing and Here! Networks will distribute the film day-and-date in theaters and on the cable net Feb. 20.
The MPAA filed lawsuits in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles on Wednesday against Campusist.com, Movies-on-demand.tv and SSWarez.com, charging them with facilitating copyright infringement by organizing and indexing links to illegal downloads.