Sound, Fury, Nothing: WGA And Lionsgate Close To Meaningless Deal.

The NY Times says striking Hollywood writers are close to a deal with Lionsgate. It’s a non-event: Like the side deals the guild has struck with United Artists, The Weinstein Company or World Wide Pants, it will be rendered moot by whatever deal the writers strike with the studios. Which should be sooner than later, as the two sides are starting talks again, and the writers’ leverage drops every day.

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