A few years ago, then-head of Amazon Studios Roy Price made a rich deal with Woody Allen. Then #MeToo happened, Allen fell further out of favor with actors, and Price himself had to leave the job due to allegations. Now, Amazon, with its new leadership, wants out of that deal, but Allen is suing to stop them from ending it--he says a deal’s a deal.
As the Disney takeover of Fox looms ever closer, things on the Fox lot are grim. 4,000 jobs--and possibly thousands more than that, are at risk of being cut.