Entertainment Deals

Some of the most recent notable deals include:

  • UbisoftNegotiated Ubisoft Entertainment’s deal with New Regency to launch a tentpole movie franchise based on Assassin’s Creed, one of the best-selling video games of all time; Matt also negotiated Ubisoft’s deal for the big screen adaptation of the top-selling Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell video game
  • Tom Cruise - Structured Tom Cruise’s deals for films “Jack Reacher,” “Oblivion,” andAll You Need Is Kill
  • James Cameron - Represented James Cameron in Lightstorm Entertainment’s acquisition of the Vanessa Michael Munroe series of novels by Taylor Stevens; Matt was involved in Cameron’s deals for Cirque de Soleil’s “Worlds Away 3D” and the joint scientific project with National Geographic involving the expedition to the Mariana Trench
  • Harmony Korine and David Zander – Represented director Korine and producer Zander for Spring Breakers”
  • Ernie Cline - Structured and negotiated the deal for young author and screenwriter in Universal Pictures’ acquisition of the film rights to his upcoming novel Armada
  • Michael Flatley - Represented dancing superstar in a deal with another Greenberg Glusker client The Weinstein Company to launch the World Dance Awards
  • Tony Danza – Negotiated the actor’s television sitcom return in The Guys” for ABC, starring Danza; Matt’s client Dan Farah is executive producing, along with Vince Vaughn and Peter Billingsley
  • Mark Z. Danielewski – Negotiated publishing deal with Pantheon for “America’s most successful experimental fiction writer,” according to the New York Times, for The Fifty Year Sword