The latest media coverage and press releases from Entertainment Partners.
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SCA and Entertainment Partners to Expand Partnership
EP will have scholarships, host webinars, and contribute new resources.
USC, Entertainment Partners Expand Collaboration for Film Student Programs
An expanded partnership will offer Trojan cinema students support including scholarships, training...
‘The Convert’, ‘The Royal Hotel’, The New Boy’ selected for TIFF
A trio of Australian films are bound for this year’s Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF): NZ...
Screen Australia announces $1.7 million for below-the-line training initiatives
Training initiatives are taking shape, with the agency unveiling the recipients and host companies for BTL...
Expanding Opportunities Through Training and Capacity Building
Location Offset eligibility requirement for a commitment to training and capacity building remains...
Preparation and Tact Are Keys to Promptly Resolving Tax Notices
Preparation is essential to quickly resolving employment tax notices and avoiding often long and...
Entertainment Partners Offers Free Accounting & Payroll Courses During WGA Strike
Entertainment Partners, the global payroll and production finance firm, is offering its entire lineup of...
'Yellowstone’ Pushes Texas to Up the Ante to Court Film and TV Projects
New Mexico, Louisiana and Oklahoma in 2022 saw more than $1.5 billion from film and TV productions. Texas...
The Production Guild of Great Britain Announces New Scotland Committee
Producer Brian Donovan ('His Dark Materials', 'The Rook') chairs the fifth of PGGB’s National & Regional...
New York Gov. Aims to Boost Film Tax Credits to $700M As New Jersey Rivalry Heats Up
Since 2020, at least 10 productions chose to film in New Jersey or other jurisdictions instead of the...
Ballet Documentary ‘Call Me Dancer’ Sets World Premiere, Sales Agents – Global Bulletin
Entertainment Partners and Netflix each pledged £250,000 ($308,000) to form a PGGB talent development...
Netflix and Entertainment Partners to Train Next Generation of Production Accountants
Netflix, in partnership with Entertainment Partners, is calling for applicants to participate in a...
Entertainment Partners and Netflix pledge £500K ($616K) to new PGGB Talent Development Fund
Entertainment Partners and Netflix have each pledged £250k ($308k) to form a new £500k ($616k) Production...
6FT From The Spotlight Wins Inaugural Earl of Wessex Award at PGGB Talent Showcase
Film and TV industry charity 6ft From the Spotlight were awarded The Production Guild of Great Britain’s...
Special Report: Entertainment – A Hollywood Education
It’s the best of times and the worst of times for employment in the entertainment/streaming industry.
Special Report: Entertainment – Soundstage Gold Rush
Hollywood is experiencing an ongoing boom that fills its Los Angeles production hub to overflow levels.
Union Roundup: Production Incentives Experts Gather, Hoping Hollywood Can Bring Economic Recovery As We Learn to Live With Covid
Entertainment Partners offered an update on U.S. Production Incentives for 2022. The seminar focused on...
Hollywood production in U.K. soars to record levels as crews complain of burnout
Spending on film and high-end television shoots reach record-breaking amounts as production activity...
Explaining Hollywood: How to get a job as a production accountant
Mark Goldstein speaks to the LA Times about the high demand for production accountants
Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Festival 2022 Winners Include ‘Please Baby Please,’ ‘Mars One’
‘Please Baby Please’ and ‘Mars One’ among winners of the 40th Anniversary Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film...
Iceland Increases Film Tax Incentive to 35 Percent
The country puts itself in a position to go toe-to-toe with other international filming hot spots.
Remote Workforces Create New Employment Challenges for Employers
Employers should be aware of any local tax obligations for employees working remotely.
More Movies Could Soon be Filmed in WA as Inslee OKs Film Incentives Passed by Legislature
The law will provide tax breaks for filmmakers looking to make movies in Washington
Georgia Proposes Capping and Prohibiting Sale of Film Tax Credits
The changes, if signed into law, would cap the amount Georgia hands out in film and TV tax credits at $900...
How Oregon’s updated film incentive law could boost the local economy
A new Oregon film and media incentive law could draw more movie productions to the state.
Russian Invasion Hits Ukrainian Production Industry Just Starting to Go International
"Ukraine was just starting to open up to the world, now everything has closed up again."
Why the Cherokee Nation is Offering Rebates to Film in Oklahoma
Joseph Chianese speaks to the LA Times on new incentive
PayTalk: The Recipe for a Successful Payroll 2022 (Part One)
Davida Lara joins the PayTalk podcast to share strategies for leading successful teams
Film Commission Report Highlights Covid Costs as Production Ramps Up
Covid-compliance measures impact production budgets, estimating $90 million or more
California productions to spend at least $90 million on COVID-19 safety measures
A new report has put a price tag COVID-19-related costs, according to data released from the California...
AFM 2021 Online: Entertainment Partners Explores the Future of Production
Content creators, production technology developers, production finance experts, and media thought leaders...
‘No Straight Lines’ & ‘Firstness’ Among Top Winners At Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival – Complete Winners List
Outfest has announced the award winners of its 2021 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival.
Global Expansion and the Strategic Partnership With Payroll
Payroll Operations and Data Considerations when Making Strategic Growth Decisions
Winning Payroll Solutions Start with the Right Team
Davida Lara on why the people who make up a payroll team are critical to delivering results
Profiles in Leadership: Martin Mazor, SVP and CISO, Entertainment Partners
Why Identity is at the Core of Every New Security and Business Initiative
FilmOntario Welcomes Four New Board Members at 2020 AGM
Andy Micallef appointed to the FilmOntario Board
Canadian Industry Directs Financing to Black Media Creators
Move follows Black producers north of the border demanding end to "systemically racist policies."
Below The Line Podcast Season 6 Episode 6: COVID-19 and Central Casting
A podcast about the film industry: stories from the set, told by crew
British Production Sector Moves Forward Gingerly as Filming Resumes
British government gives the green light for film and TV production to resume, but how can this be done...
California Production Can Begin June 12, but Officials Leave Rules Up to the Industry
The industry is still working on getting buy-in for all parties to coalesce around one set of rules
What a Reopened Hollywood Looks Like: COVID-19 Officers on Set and Budgeting for More Shutdowns
Hollywood is waiting and ready (as much as it can be) to get back to work
Coronavirus is Going to Make Film Shoots More Expensive. Here’s How.
Returning to production will mean following new COVID guidelines, bigger budgets
After the Coronavirus, the Race to Resume Film Production Goes Global
Countries compete for attention as production ramps up following extended shutdowns
Production protocols on COVID-19 expected for early June
Protocols on how to safely mount production in the time of coronavirus will be available by early June,...
New Mexico-Produced Show Could be Model for Future Filming
How self-contained filming locations prove valuable example for safe production practices
Entertainment Partners and USC School of Cinematic Arts Announce Expanded Partnership
Expanded partnership aims to provide essential resources, education and opportunities to support the next...
Entertainment Partners and Netflix Pledge £500K ($608K) to New PGGB Talent Development Fund
Production Guild of Great Britain (PGGB) Talent Development Fund will support the development and...
Entertainment Partners Launches New Production Incentive Tools
New Online Tools help Filmmakers and Producers to Identify their Best Global Tax Incentives
Entertainment Partners Launches COVID-19 Reopening Tracker
Digital solution to help productions comply with pandemic regulations
Entertainment Partners Launches Production Finance Studio
New digital solution helps entertainment industry comply with guidelines, reopen safely
Entertainment Partners Acquires UK-Based We Got POP
Positions EP as leading global production partner for the entertainment industry