TITLE

Henson pulls strings, moves exex to prod'n

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Debra
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/18/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 54, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the production deals of Jim Henson Co. with production executives Martin Baker and Angus Fletcher in London, England. Objective of the deals; Contribution of Baker and Fletcher to the film and television productions of the company; Terms of the deals.
ACCESSION #
10922407

 

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