HBO's fracas splits biz

Lowry, Brian
May 2007
Daily Variety;5/11/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 29, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the reaction of the entertainment industry on the forced resignation of Chris Albrecht from Home Box Office Inc. (HBO) in Hollywood, Los Angeles in California. Some observers explain that the move is an overdue punishment for the bad behavior of Albrecht. Ariel Emanuel claims that the firing of Albrecht is an overreaction of the company towards his behavior. Meanwhile, manager and producer Bernie Brillstein questions the speed with which Albrecht was removed.


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