Longtime CAA agent Jeremy Plager has departed the corporate to launch his personal administration and manufacturing entity.
A 25-year veteran of the Hollywood dealmaking agency, Plager has represented high purchasers together with Jennifer Lawrence, Woody Harrelson, Gerard Butler, Mila Kunis, Emilia Clarke, Hugh Grant, and Jane Fonda to call a couple of. Notably, he signed Lawrence and Butler once they have been unknowns.
His yet-to-be-named firm has been within the works since late 2019, insiders mentioned. Amongst these becoming a member of Plager as administration purchasers are Harrelson, producer and financier Paul Brooks, actress Clara Rugaard, and writer-director Oren Moverman.
“I’m so thrilled to have the ability to maximize my time with the unimaginable expertise I’m privileged to work with and in addition give myself the chance to discover the journey of a mission from begin to end,” Plager mentioned in an announcement. “As I look again on my superb time at CAA, I’m so pleased with my very long time friendships and collaborations with my colleagues and with my purchasers, a few of whom like, Woody, Gerry, Mila and Judy Greer I’ve represented for 18-plus years. My objective shall be working with all of them and my different implausible purchasers for 18 extra.”
CAA co-chairman Bryan Lourd mentioned “Jeremy’s ardour, integrity, and creativity will serve him properly in his new position, and we’re lucky to proceed working with him.”
Plager’s speedy initiatives together with producing on Harrelson’s restricted sequence “The Most Harmful Man in America,” and Butler’s “Champions” at Focus Options. Extra to return.