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Brian Murphy, AEG Presents Exec and Co-Founder of Avalon Attractions, Dies at 70

Brian Murphy, West Coast president of AEG Presents and Goldenvoice, co-founder of Avalon Attractions and a formidable figure in the concert industry for decades, died March 6 after a battle with respiratory disease, AEG confirmed to Variety. He was 70. Over a career that stretches back to the early 1970s, Murphy worked with Creative Management Associates, (now ICM), Pac… Variety

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‘Marilyn 1962’ Adapted Into Mini-Series with Exec Producer Michel Merkt (EXCLUSIVE)

Berlin-based Barry Films (“Life”) partnered with Marianne Maddalena (“Scream”) to option rights to “Marilyn 1962,” Sebastien Cauchon’s novel chronicling the last months in the life of icon Marilyn Monroe. The critically-acclaimed book, which was published by Editions Stock and the French Publisher’s Agency, sheds light on w… Variety

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Warner Bros. TV Exec Calls for End to Sexual Harassment: ‘Enough Is Enough’

With stories of sexual harassment dominating headlines, the topic was top of mind at a Girls Inc. event on Wednesday. The nonprofit organization, which is dedicated to the development and empowerment of girls, held its 2017 Celebration Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles to recognize and celebrate women’s accomplishments. The annual luncheon, hosted by actress Nicole Richie and attended ...

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Terry Crews names Hollywood exec he accuses of groping him

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20th Century Fox Tech Exec Exits to Create Site For Reporting Sexual Harassment, Bias

With the recent tidal wave of stories about sexual misconduct in Hollywood and other industries, Claire Schmidt is leaving 20th Century Fox to try to do something to address the problem. Schmidt, who joined 20th Century Fox as VP of technology and innovation just eight months ago, has started a new venture that will let people anonymously report incidences of ...

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