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Jerry Weintraub Grammy Museum Exhibit Reveals How He Remade the Live Music Business

A new Grammy Museum exhibit reveals the late producer Jerry Weintraub's pivotal role in helping artists from Elvis to Led Zeppelin usher in the age of the arena tour.

Jerry Weintraub’s Power Hub for Sale: Inside the Mansion Where Clooney and Pitt Planned ‘Ocean’s Eleven’

A president slept over, Jimmy Connors used the court and Frank Sinatra planned a wedding there: Now, the late producer's widow lovingly describes their Beverly Hills manse on the market.

‘The Legend of Tarzan’: Film Review

Alexander Skarsgard stars as the vine-swinger raised by apes, alongside Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson and Christoph Waltz, in director David Yates' new take on the Edgar Rice Burroughs classic.

Matt Damon, George Clooney Share Stories at Jerry Weintraub’s Memorial

The legendary producer, who died of a heart attack at age 77, was remembered at Hollywood and Highland's Ray Dolby Theatre, followed by a dinner at Craig's. "It was … the right mixture of sincerity…

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    Chris Gardner

Sexually Explicit Casting Contract for HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Extras Has SAG-AFTRA Concerned

Fully-nude bareback riding and "genital-to-genital touching" are among the acts that background performers on the show may be tasked with at a Wednesday shoot.

Fay Vincent Remembers Jerry Weintraub: “He Was a Born Risk-Taker” (Guest Column)

The former Columbia Pictures CEO, who also served as Commissioner of Major League Baseball, recalls his old friend, the irrepressible producer.

William Friedkin Pens Tribute to Jerry Weintraub: “He Played the Game Better Than Anyone”

Fresh off 'The Exorcist,' the young hotshot director met the late megaproducer while trying to get Sinatra tickets from him in 1974. Soon after, they were making the controversial gay serial-killer…

‘The Brink’ Creators on Jerry Weintraub: “He Had Your Back, Not His Own”

The duo behind HBO's political satire owe their A-list director and cast to the late producer, who wouldn't even let execs see the pilot unless he could screen it his way.

When Jerry Weintraub Threatened to Break My Kneecap

THR's Kim Masters remembers a producer defined by hits ('Ocean's Eleven,' 'The Karate Kid'), flops ('My Stepmother Is an Alien'), an unconventional love life and temper flares that punctured his…

Jack Black Mourns Jerry Weintraub on ‘GMA’

Weintraub executive produced Black's HBO series 'The Brink.

George Clooney, Ralph Macchio Among Stars Mourning Jerry Weintraub

The producer behind films like the 'Ocean's' trilogy and the 'Karate Kid' movies died Monday at 77.

L.A.’s Walt Disney of Shopping: Rick Caruso on Expansion Plans, Whose Advice He Seeks in Hollywood

The billionaire developer of L.A.'s The Grove — which draws more yearly visitors than Disneyland and generates the second-highest revenue per square foot of any shopping center in the U.S. — now has…