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Scarlett Johansson lawsuit stirs debate over streaming-era movie compensation

8 mins | Aug 18, 2021
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Analysing the first lawsuit of its kind. The way studios compensate talent has been messy since COVID-19 pushed subscription services to the forefront in Hollywood. Joe Flint reflects on how professionals' agents and representatives in the film industry have been privately fighting the biggest entertainment companies for the best model to pay talent in the newly emerged environment.
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