TITLE

A 'BIG FAT' REJECTION Judge won't hear Vardalos manager's challenge

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/17/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 53, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the progress of the lawsuit filed by Marathon Entertainment against its former talent Nia Vardalos in Los Angeles, California. Details on the allegations; Ruling of the Los Angeles Superior Court to the case; Status of the case under the state's Talent Agencies Act.
ACCESSION #
10889449

 

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