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Stan Lee drops $1-billion suit against Pow Entertainment

“Last week, while the (restraining order) was still effective, Mr. Lee dismissed with prejudice the lawsuit against POW! The practical effect of the dismissal with prejudice is that the claims against POW! are released and discharged and can never be prosecuted again,” lawyer Tom Lallas told The News in an email. … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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'Jurassic World' and the entertainment industry's insistence that science will run amok

The recent reboot of the “Planet of the Apes” film franchise kicked off with “Rise of the Planet of the Apes,” an origin story chronicling just how apes gained the intelligence to wage war against humans. The answer: Those pesky scientists, this time involved in animal testing for a viral-based experimental drug to cure Alzheimer’s disease. Turns out the drug ...

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Discovery Alum Jon Sechrist Joins ‘Pros Vs Joes’ Producer My Entertainment

Former Discovery executive John Sechrist has joined My Entertainment, the New York-based producer that has made unscripted cable series including Spike’s “Pros Vs Joes.” Sechrist will be oversee development and strategy as EVP, production and development, a new role at the company. Shows in the works at My Entertainment include “Sin City Sober,” a reality series about a Las Vegas ...

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News: Corporate Traveller launches entertainment, media and sport agency in UK

Corporate Traveller has launched a new production, sports and creative division in the UK providing specialist travel and logistics services to clients in the entertainment, media and sport sectors.  The specialist travel management company for corporates with an annual business travel spend of £50,000-£2 million already manages business travel for around 300 media, fashion and sports clients across the UK.  ...

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Stan Lee Files Billion-Dollar Suit Against Pow! Entertainment

Stan Lee has filed a billion-dollar lawsuit against Pow! Entertainment, alleging that unscrupulous business partners took advantage of his declining eyesight in order to swindle him. Lee founded Pow! in 2001, and sold it last year to Camsing International Holding, a Hong Kong company. According to the suit, Lee has macular degeneration — which causes deteriorating eyesight. The suit alleges ...

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Deluxe Entertainment to unveil cloud-based platform to help studios manage their content

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In one of its most ambitious product launches to date, Deluxe Entertainment Services Group is set to unveil a new cloud-based platform aimed at helping studios better manage their content in a dizzying age of digital distribution. Deluxe One, which is set to be introduced Monday at the National… … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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