Tag Archives: Film industry

Jay-Z and Eminem claim Weinstein Company owes them more than $800,000

In court filings, the rappers claim they were underpaid for projects including the Jake Gyllenhaal movie Southpaw and a forthcoming Trayvon Martin TV documentary Rappers Jay-Z and Eminem have claimed the Weinstein Company owes them hundreds of thousands of dollars, in a lawsuit that is currently preventing the sale of the company in the wake of its bankruptcy. The Weinstein …

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Spandex snobbery smackdown: why the liberal elite snubs wrestling

The sport has drama, showmanship, and gender equality as the film Fighting With My Family proves. Yet, because its working class, its marginalised, writes director Stephen Merchant In 2014, after years of struggle, a working-class British woman, aged just 21, was awarded the highest honour her profession can bestow, live, in front of 20,000 people and a television audience of …

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Quentin Tarantino: Weinstein Company owes me over $4m in royalties

The director, along with stars including Jake Gyllenhaal and Meryl Streep, has filed court papers claiming the company owes him money Quentin Tarantino has filed court papers to state that he is owed over $4m in royalties from the Weinstein Company. The failed film company is currently taking bids for its assets yet before any sale is made, the film-maker …

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Quentin Tarantino: Weinstein Company owes me over$ 4m in royalties

The director, along with stars including Jake Gyllenhaal and Meryl Streep, has filed tribunal articles claiming the company owes him money Quentin Tarantino has registered tribunal articles to be said that he is owed over$ 4m in royalties from the Weinstein Company. The flunked film firm is currently taking proposals for its resources hitherto before any marketing is stirred, the …

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Sylvester Stallone sues Warner Bros for ‘dishonesty’ over Demolition Man profits

Actor declarations he is owed a share of goes from the slam 1993 cinema, in which he played a cryogenically frozen cop fighting crime in the future Sylvester Stallone is suing Warner Bros for forgery, to suggest that the studio intentionally obscured revenues from the 1993 sci-fi cinema Demolition Man. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the actor registered individual complaints …

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Oscars new members: eight happens we learned from the 2016 invite register

Check your postbox: this year the Academy has asked an extraordinary number of film industry luminaries to connect their grades as part of a drive to doubled diversity by the end of the activities of the decade. Heres what were taking away from the RSVPs Being white-hot and male doesnt pledge you a place at the table Ken Loach with …

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