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In August of 2014, Dwayne Johnson will be playing Hercules in a big screen adaptation of the graphic novel Hercules: the Thracian Wars, which grounds the mythological hero in a gritty real world. Herc...
Weekend Report, January 14, 2013
Zero Dark Thirty rides controversy and awards buzz to #1 spot during first weekend in wide release, while A Haunted House scoffs at Gangster Squad's third place finish. Zero Dark Thirty: $2...
The 2012-2013 Awards Season Breakdown - UPDATED
From ZERO DARK THIRTY Kathryn Bigelow, Director CAA - Brian Siberell The Angellotti Company (publicist) Golden Globes - Nominee NY Film Critics - WINNER National Board of R...
Weekend Report, January 7, 2013
Happy New Year to all! After a short respite, we are back with the weekend winners. Below are the artists and reps whose films made noise in the first weekend of 2013. Enjoy! Texas Chainsaw 3D:...
Jon Hamm Has Signed with CAA
Deadline.com has reported that Mad Men star Jon Hamm has signed with CAA. He might well have been the biggest star on the ICM Partners roster before his longtime agent Carol Bodie left the company ear...
The Best Bang for the Buck
As 2012 comes to a close, it becomes time to take stock and look at where the movies are headed. It seems as though there are two types of movie being made in Hollywood: franchise movies, i.e. movies ...
Weekend Report, December 10, 2012
For a second week in a row, no new release has cracked the top five. In this case, the conspicuous under-acheiver is Playing For Keeps, the Gerard Butler romantic comedy that finished sixth in its ope...
Weekend Report, December 3, 2012
If the list below looks awfully similar to last week's Top 5 that's because, save for lower numbers from a non-holiday weekend, it is exactly the same. What does this mean? Well, it means that...
Awards Season is Upon Us, and It Is Oh So Nice to Be Nominated
Every year, we at WhoRepresents?com compile a list of the actors, writers and directors nominated across all the key Hollywood awards. We organize it by talent, and then list all the awards and catego...
Weekend Report, November 19, 2012
Whether you're devastated or overjoyed that the final Twlight film has at last opened, the moment has indeed come. Breaking Dawn Part 2's staggering $141M three-day take, while still a million...
Weekend Report, November 12, 2012
There are so many puns. Skyfall Windfall. America "Skyfell" for Bond. Skyfall's the Limit. Any way you word it, "Bond 23" was the biggest opening for the entire franchise, and ...
Deals in the News, November 8, 2012
For those whose dream it has long been to see Jake LaMotta and Rocky Balboa go head to head, your moment is close at hand. Granted, one of these men actually lived, while the other lives only in our c...
Weekend Report, November 5, 2012
Through the wreckage of Sandy, the people trudged to see Wreck-It Ralph and Flight. Both of these films are carefully crafted crowd-pleasers, and thus far crowds are pleased. The similarly engineered ...
Weekend Report, October 29, 2012
It seems that a hurricane and a flurry of sports may have dampened movie-goers eagerness to hit theaters this past weekend, the last before Halloween. Interestingly, the films faring best were holdove...
Jeff Berg is Leaving ICM Partners
Deadline.com has reported that Jeff Berg, who held the titles of president, chairman and CEO in his nearly forty year career with ICM (now ICM Partners) has left the agency. Deadline is reporting that...
Deals in the News, October 25, 2012
There has been a Hugh Grant sighting. At least in the trades. He is set to reteam with director Marc Lawrence on a romantic comedy. This should not be earth shaking news—it will mark his fourth ...
Weekend Report, October 22, 2012
The Paranormal phenomenon continues, with yet another P.A. film opening at #1 two weeks before Halloween. In spite of taking the top spot for the weekend, however, the revenue on Paranormal Activity 4...
Deals in the News, October 17, 2012
After last year's break-out turn in Alexander Payne's award-winning The Descendents, the news that  Shailene Woodley is in consideration for a lead role in a major franchise seems almost ...
Weekend Report October 15, 2012
It may be the case that a team of CIA agents once posed as a film crew to extract American citizens from Revolutionary Tehran, but the CIA should know better than to tangle with Bryan Mills. Liam Nees...
Deals in the News
Ben Affleck's latest directorial effort, Argo, opens this weekend, and the reviews have been very strong indeed. It's easy to see why Warner Bros. may have wanted to double down on Ben and hir...

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