TITLE

Cougar inks first-look deal with Signpost

AUTHOR(S)
Kemp, Stuart
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;7/30/2002, Vol. 374 Issue 26, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the deal between British production company Cougar Films and Signpost Films, a startup production and distribution venture of former president of Universal Pictures International Stewart Till. Professional credits to co-founder of Cougar Films La Plante; Expectations of senior executives of the company from the deal.
ACCESSION #
8899833

 

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