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Endeavor Adds Former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns to Board of Directors

Endeavor has only been a public company for a few months, but it is already expanding its board of directors. The owner of UFC and WME on Monday said that it was adding Ursula Burns, the…

Sean “Diddy” Combs Signs With WME, Teams With Endeavor on Pipeline Program for Aspiring Industry Executives

Sean “Diddy” Combs has signed with WME for representation in all areas. The mogul is not wasting any time getting in business with the agency and its Endeavor network. Combs and his…

Endeavor Swings to Slim Profit Thanks to UFC in First Earnings Report Since IPO

In its first quarterly earnings report since going public in April, Endeavor posted net income of $2.4 million, a significant improvement from the same quarter a year ago, when the company posted…

Alex Ross’ Comic Superheroes Headed to Crypto Art World

The Marvel and DC Comics star illustrator's 'Shooting Up the Mainstream' digital archive will be released via the RNDR blockchain platform.

Endeavor CEO Unveils Inclusion Plan: $5M Donation, Disclose Diversity Numbers, Update Hiring Policy (Exclusive)

A memo from Ari Emanuel revealed that WME and Endeavor Content, working with Michael B. Jordan and Color of Change's new initiative #ChangeHollywood, would implement more than 30 actions in an effort…

Endeavor President Says Hollywood Firm “Not Done Collecting” Assets

Both Moody's and S&P Global Ratings have downgraded Endeavor's credit as the firm looks to sell a 'Fortnite' stake and implements cost-cutting measures.

WME to Lay Off and Furlough 20 Percent of Staff Amid Coronavirus Crisis

As the novel coronavirus pandemic continues to upend the entertainment industry, with cost-cutting measures enacted and business models retooled, Endeavor is shaking up its senior leadership.

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez and Leonardo DiCaprio Among Attendees at L.A.’s Frieze Art Fair

Jill Soloway, Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lopez were among the stars who attended the Frieze Art Fair L.A.

Endeavor Looks to Raise $600M-Plus in IPO

Endeavor hopes to raise $600 million-plus in its initial public offering, which would value the Hollywood agency owner at around $8 billion, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange…

Ari Emanuel Buying $35M Mansion in Bel Air

Sources say the 58-year-old CEO Ari Emanuel is buying the Fredericks residence on Chalon Road.

Writers Guild Criticizes Endeavor’s All-Male Board Leadership Amid IPO Plans

Writers still seeking a meaningful portion of "packaging fees" from the agencies that represent them — or in many cases, used to represent them — are attacking Endeavor's goal of an initial public…

Ari Emanuel “Concerned” Over Disappearance of Saudi Exile Jamal Khashoggi

Endeavor CEO Ari Emanuel would not commit to severing financial ties with the government of Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.