Tag Archives: CAA

  • Mariah Carey to Direct Hallmark Film, Sets NYC Xmas Shows, European Tour

    Jul 30, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *Mariah Carey switched representation from CAA to UTA and is suddenly booked solid for the foreseeable future. Last night, she did a walkthrough of Crown Media’s Hallmark Channel party to promote her new relationship with the network. Carey will direct and co-star in “Mariah Carey’s Christmas Project,” Crown announced Wednesday. Production is set to begin […]

  • Beyonce Signs With CAA’s Music Dept. for Touring

    Jun 11, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Beyonce has moved her touring business from ICM Partners to CAA, according to The Hollywood Reporter. She will remain with ICM for acting, but her partial departure is considered a blow for ICM, whose music department is one of its strengths, notes THR. Her 2014 On the Run stadium tour with husband Jay Z grossed […]

  • Major Talent Agency CAA Swoops Lupita Nyong’o

    Apr 22, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Fresh from her Academy Award win for “12 Years A Slave,” Lupita Nyong’o has signed with Hollywood talent agency CAA. The actress left Innovative and signed with the Century City-based firm, according to reports. She remains repped by D2 Management and law firm Del Shaw. At CAA, Nyong’o will be repped by a team led […]

  • Russell Simmons Signs with WME after Relocating to Los Angeles

    Nov 11, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Hip-hop mogul, film and television producer and entrepreneur Russell Simmons has signed with WME for representation in all areas, reports Deadline.com. He was formerly at CAA. The representation shift follows the Def Jam founder’s decision earlier this year to move full time to Los Angeles to focus on building his film and TV businesses, run […]

  • Talent Agency CAA Signs Queen Latifah

    Oct 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Queen Latifah continues to make power moves in Hollywood. Deadline.com is reporting that she has signed with CAA for representation following a long stint with WME. The musician, Oscar-nominated actress, label president and author just recently launched her new daytime talker, “The Queen Latifah Show.” Latifah is producing it through her Flavor Unit Entertainment production […]

  • CAA Signs ‘1982’ Director Tommy Oliver (Video)

    Sep 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *CAA has signed Tommy Oliver, whose semi-autobiographical debut film “1982” premiered in Toronto last night to rousing applause at the Isabel Bader Theatre, reports Deadline.com. The drama follows a father’s struggle to protect his 10-year old daughter from the reality of her mother’s addiction to crack. The cast includes Hill Harper, Elise Neal, Lala Anthony, […]