Vardalos manager digs in over restrictions

McNary, Dave
September 2003
Variety;9/22/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 6, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the lawsuit filed by talent manager Rick Siegel against actress Nia Vardalos for a portion of her earnings in the film "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" in September 2003. Argument issued by Siegel; Criticism on the Talent Agencies Act.


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