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Selling Stardom: 
           A talent agent and 
a trail of unhappy clients

Selling Stardom: A talent agent and a trail of unhappy clients
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-11-22


By Daniel Miller Photography by Jay L. Clendenin Nov. 21, 2015 The top Hollywood talent agents have artwork by Annie Leibovitz and Ed Ruscha on their walls, armies of sharp young assistants at their beck and call, and Porsches gleaming in their parking garages.Then there's Lynn Venturella.She works out of an office with barred windows near...(Read More)

Jeff Shell, a film novice, leads Universal Pictures into the digital age

Jeff Shell, a film novice, leads Universal Pictures into the digital age
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-11-15


A sleek black screen fills an entire wall of Universal Pictures' executive conference room. The enormous display, measuring 24 feet by 5 feet, resembles a futuristic version of the game board for the TV show "Jeopardy."It is a high-resolution, eight-dimensional digital calendar marking release dates of upcoming movies. Dec. 18 has been reserved for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"...(Read More)

Embattled SeaWorld to overhaul killer whale show

Embattled SeaWorld to overhaul killer whale show
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-11-09


Facing declining attendance and harsh criticism from animal rights groups, SeaWorld said it will overhaul its controversial killer whale show in San Diego to puts less emphasis on tricks and more on conservation efforts.The plan to launch a new show is part of the Orlando, Fla., company’s broader efforts to highlight the company's work saving animals in the wild -- a campaign intended to fend...(Read More)

Porsche pulled into VW emissions-cheating scandal with new EPA charges

Porsche pulled into VW emissions-cheating scandal with new EPA charges
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-11-02


The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday levied additional charges against Volkswagen, pulling its subsidiary Porsche into the global emissions-cheating scandal.The agency also added a new engine -- the 3.0-liter diesel six-cylinder -- and several more models to the list of vehicles it says were illegally equipped. The models include the 2014 VW Touareg, the 2015 Porsche Cayenne and the 2016...(Read More)

Allergan, Pfizer in talks for what could be biggest deal this year

Allergan, Pfizer in talks for what could be biggest deal this year
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-10-29


Botox maker Allergan Plc confirmed Thursday it’s in early talks to combine with drug giant Pfizer Inc. in a deal that, if completed, would cap a remarkable spree of mergers this year that’s roiling the healthcare industry.Allergan, a Dublin, Ireland,-based firm with sizable operations in Irvine, said in a statement that it was approached by Pfizer and the discussions were “friendly,”...(Read More)

As the online video world grows, content creators must cast a wide net

As the online video world grows, content creators must cast a wide net
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-10-25


Julie Nolke, a cook and host on the digital food and travel channel Tastemade, had just finished filming her amped-up take on the Canadian favorite poutine — a mess of crispy fries smothered with cheese curds, bacon and gravy, spiked with beer and maple syrup.Then it was time for the editing team to start stirring, cutting the footage different ways to get the video in front of as many eyeballs...(Read More)

Western Digital to buy SanDisk for $19 billion

Western Digital to buy SanDisk for $19 billion
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-10-21


Irvine-based hard-drive maker Western Digital Corp. said Wednesday it would acquire flash-memory manufacturer SanDisk Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal worth about $19 billion.The deal values SanDisk common stock at $86.50 a share. After news of the acquisition, shares of the Milpitas, Calif.-based company climbed $3.03, or 4%, to $78.22 in early morning trading on Wall Street.Shares of Western Digital...(Read More)

Dark Harbor Halloween event may finally scare up success for Queen Mary

Dark Harbor Halloween event may finally scare up success for Queen Mary
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-10-17


In the 48 years that the Queen Mary has been docked in Long Beach Harbor, a series of operators tried to turn the aging ocean liner into a thriving hotel and tourist attraction, with a mixed record of success.But the tide finally may be turning for the 1,000-foot-long ship, thanks partly to the surging attendance of several special events hosted by the Queen Mary, including its annual Halloween festivity,...(Read More)

Coastal Commission bans captive orca breeding at SeaWorld San Diego

Coastal Commission bans captive orca breeding at SeaWorld San Diego
Written by Edwin Harper on 2015-10-09


The spectacular killer whale shows that have captivated audiences for decades at SeaWorld San Diego but infuriated animal rights activists could be coming to an end.After an all-day meeting that drew hundreds of supporters and critics of the park, the California Coastal Commission moved to ban captive whale breeding and drastically restrict the movement of whales in and out of the park. Those were...(Read More)





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