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MAR
9
4 YEARS

AGENCY SIGNINGS ROUND-UP: Jenny McCarthy to WME; Mikael Persbrandt to ICM

Jenny McCarthy
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Here's a round-up of a week's worth of agency signings:

-- Actress and best-selling author Jenny McCarthy has signed with WME. Her attorney is Leigh Brecheen at Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal LaViolette Feldman Schenkman & Goodman.

-- Swedish actor Mikael Persbrandt, who stars in the foreign-language Oscar winner In a Better World and will appear in The Hobbit, has signed with ICM. He is managed by Ulrich Joergensen in Denmark.
 
-- Spanish actor Alex Gonzalez, who plays Riptide in Fox’s upcoming X-Men: First Class, has signed with UTA. He is managed by Shelley Browning of Magnolia Entertainment.
 
-- Writer-director Conrad Vernon, who co-directed Monsters vs. Aliens and Shrek 2, has signed with UTA. He is managed by Mosaic.
 
-- TV director Tim Hunter (Mad Men, Glee, Breaking Bad) has signed with APA. Hunter has also directed independent films Control, The Failures and River’s Edge. He is managed by Andrew Hersh.
 
-- Emmy-nominated TV director Ian Toynton, who has worked on 24, The O.C. and Bones, has signed with CAA. His attorney is Jesse Saivar of Greenberg Glusker Fields Claman & Machtinger.
 
-- Emmy-winning TV producer Norm Hiscock (King of the Hill, Parks and Recreation) has signed with CAA. He is also represented by Tina Horowitz of Vanguarde Artists Management in Canada.