ICM Hires UTA Agent Ruthanne Secunda

With a roster that includes Jon Cryer and Tori Spelling, Secunda was co-head of the TV talent department at UTA, after stints in Washington, D.C. and New York City.

Talent agent Ruthanne Secunda, whose roster includes well-known TV personalities like Jon Cryer and Tori Spelling, has quit UTA to join ICM Partners, ICM said Tuesday.

Secunda spent 16 years with UTA and for the past four years as been co-head of the TV talent department there. She started her career at Ford's Theatre in Washington, moved to New York and worked for NBC. Then, Secunda worked as an agent for Abrams Artists, and from there joined 3 Arts Entertainment.

Secunda's roster of clients also includes Meg Ryan, Lucy Liu, Alicia Silverstone, Rebecca Romijn, Jane Krakowski and Tom Cavanaugh.

"Ruthanne has played a vital role over the last decade in cultivating talent and developing and packaging successful television shows. We are thrilled to have Ruthanne as part of the team at ICM Partners," the firm said in a statement Tuesday.