CAA Wants $1M From 'Top Gun' Director's Estate

Law360, New York (January 31, 2013, 2:08 PM EST) -- Los Angeles talent agency Creative Artists Agency LLC said Monday that the estate of late film director Tony Scott owes more than $1 million in commissions on money he made directing and producing movies like “Man On Fire” and “Unstoppable.”

In a creditor's claim lodged in California state superior court in Los Angeles, CAA said Scott — who directed hit action films like “Top Gun” and “Crimson Tide” and died in August after jumping from a Los Angeles bridge — made millions as part of his...
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