Jews and Hollywood: Inside the Firm, Kwatinetz quickly established a reputation for volatility. In Chicago he is remembered as an intensely ambitious go-getter who promised his bands the world, and sometimes came close to delivering. One of my law firms retained Anthony Pellicano. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Everything comes back to those two. In March, as stories of the Canal Plus audit broke in the newspapers, Ovitz and Kwatinetz met twice, alone.
I can't imagine anyone even wanting to have dinner with him.
He purses his lips. And talent manager Bernie Brillstein, the Falstaffian deal-maker always ready with an Ovitz-bashing quote. All through the fall and into the winter, managers and clients scrambled for the doors.
Ovitz blames Geffen.