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Richard Verrier

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Richard Verrier is the Company Town editor. Previously, he covered the film and television industry, with a focus on production trends, labor, the exhibition sector and Hollywood’s expanding relationship with China. He also covered Warner Bros. He joined The Times in 2001 to cover the Walt Disney Co. and Vivendi Universal after working as a business reporter at the Orlando Sentinel and the St. Petersburg Times in Florida. He is a native of Montreal, Canada, and graduated from the University of Toronto and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

Recent Articles

  • SAG-AFTRA board approves commercial contracts

    SAG-AFTRA board approves commercial contracts

    The SAG-AFTRA national board on Sunday approved recently negotiated contracts covering work in commercials. The board unanimously backed the deal reached April 3 for new television, audio and digital commercial contracts, SAG-AFTRA said in a statement. The union, which represents about 160,000...

  • Czech prime minister hopes to entice on-location filming with new incentives

    Czech prime minister hopes to entice on-location filming with new incentives

    The Czech Republic's ties to the cinema industry run deep. The father of former Prime Minister Václav Havel helped pioneer the film industry in the 1930s. Film production thrived during the Communist era and through the 1990s and 2000s, when the country hosted a number of big Hollywood movies,...

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