You’re fired! That’s what Hollywood scribes recently told the people who are supposed to find them work.
The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court claims agents' use of so-called packaging fees is illegal under California law because they pose "numerous conflicts of interest between writers and the agencies serving as their agents."
The first funding program that is giving writers the chance to access development money directly, without a producer or broadcaster attached.
'You're going to get criticism for stuff you do from somebody, no matter what it is'
The votes are in: Ziya Tong is the winner of Canada Reads 2019.
Stoute, who has interviewed everyone from Bob Seger to Keith Richards to Tim Curry, has written for the likes of the Toronto Star, The Globe & Mail, Eye Weekly and Metro, in addition to editing the defunct Music Express magazine.
Deal for undisclosed sum is expected to close in April
Books by three Canadian authors – Peter Edwards, Anne T. Donahue, and Michael Arntfield – have been optioned by production company New Metric Media.
Billed as one of the world's richest literature prizes, the unrestricted grant is awarded to poets and writers of fiction, non-fiction and drama to support their literary pursuits
His accolades include the Governor General's Award for Poetry, the Canadian Authors Association Award and three National Magazine Awards.