U.K. Agency Flexes Its Prod'n Muscle

May 2013
Variety;5/7/2013, Vol. 319 Issue 7, p55
Trade Publication
The article reports on the expansion of London, England-based talent agency Curtis Brown through launching Cuba Pictures, acquiring Conville & walsh boutique, and investing in young ahents and young clients. INSET: Production Payoff.


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