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Michael Douglas Pays Tribute To Late Hollywood Producer Saul Zaentz

Actor Michael Douglas has praised late Hollywood producer Saul Zaentz for taking a chance on him and giving him his first producing credit.The Wall Street star reached out to Zaentz when he was developing One...

Saul Zaentz, Oscar-winning Filmaker And Music Producer, Dead At 92

Saul Zaentz passed away at his home in San Francisco on Friday, 3 January, the Associated Press have confirmed. The multi-talented Oscar winner was lucky enough to lead a full life, living to the ripe...

Oscar-winning Producer Saul Zaentz Dies

Legendary Hollywood producer Saul Zaentz has died aged 92.The producer passed away at his home in San Francisco, California on Friday (03Jan13) after a battle with Alzheimer's disease, according to The Hollywood Reporter. His...

Producer Files Another Suit Over Lord Of The Rings Profits

Movie mogul SAUL ZAENTZ is suing studio executives at New Line, claiming they've refused to co-operate with his auditors as he attempts to discover if he's owed cash from the LORD OF THE RINGS profits....

Zaentz Sues Studios For English Patient Cash

Movie mogul SAUL ZAENTZ is suing movie studios Miramax and Disney for the $20 million (GBP10.2 million) he claims he's owed for producing Oscar-winning film THE ENGLISH PATIENT a decade ago (96). Zaentz claims he...

Jackson Hobbit Return On The Cards?

LATEST: THE LORD OF THE RINGS director PETER JACKSON has been assured he will film the movie adaptation of THE HOBBIT after all by legendary film producer SAUL ZAENTZ. There was uproar last week (ends24NOV06)...

Million Dollar Pay-out To Silent Lotr Producer

The Hollywood producer who owns the rights to THE LORD OF THE RINGS books has been paid $168 million (GBP94 million) by the company behind PETER JACKSON's Oscar-winning trilogy - despite never working on any...

Amadeus Filmmakers To Celebrate Goya On Screen

SAUL ZAENTZ and MILOS FORMAN are set to bring the story of Spanish artist GOYA to the big screen in a spectacular biopic shooting this year (05). The filmmaking duo, who produced AMADEUS (84)...

Lord Of The Rings Sued By Top Producer

The studio behind the LORD OF THE RINGS movie trilogy is being sued for $20 million (GBP11.1 million) by movie and music mogul SAUL ZAENTZ in regard to alleged unpaid royalties. Zaentz's claim...

Lord Of The Rings Musical To Premier In London

A lavish $12 million (GBP8 million) stage musical adaptation of hit film and novel THE LORD OF THE RINGS is to premier in London in 2005. The production will be the biggest-budget musical ever...

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