Austin Siegemund-Broka

Contributor to The Hollywood Reporter

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Tupac Biopic Producer Brings $10 Million Lawsuit Over Secret Star Casting

The long-gestating biopic of rapper Tupac Shakur is the subject of a lawsuit filled Wednesday by production company Emmett Furla Oasis against Morgan Creek Productions, which Emmett/Furla says has breached the companies' co-production agreement by selecting a lead actor and setting a budget and production schedule without Emmett/Furla's approval. The company wants $10 million in damages.
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Fox Sports Underpays for Music Licenses, Claims Composer's Lawsuit

If you watched Fox Sports anytime since 2011, there's a chance you heard music for which the networks didn't pay. So says composer Deyon Davis in a lawsuit filed Monday over hundreds of uses his songs he says have scored sports on Fox without compensation.