Loeb & Loeb Represents Octagon Entertainment in Connection
with Arsenio Hall's Return to Late-Night TV
June 18, 2012
LOS ANGELES - Loeb & Loeb LLP partner Scott Zolke
represented Octagon Entertainment Productions as producing
partner in connection with actor/comedian Arsenio Hall's
anticipated syndicated late-night talk show announced today
by CBS Television Distribution (CTD).
Slated for debut in Fall 2013, the late-night show will be
a joint production between CTD and Tribune Broadcasting,
produced in association with Octagon and Arsenio Hall
Communications Ltd. It is already sold in 52 percent of the
country, including all top ten markets, and set to launch
on 17 Tribune stations as well as major market stations
from the CBS Television Stations group.
In addition to negotiating Octagon's production
agreement, Zolke also served as a consultant to Tribune in
connection with the deal.
Scott Zolke focuses his practice on media, entertainment,
sports and intellectual property law. He has extensive
experience representing media companies, particularly those
in the television and radio industries, in connection with
acquisitions and sales of media properties and programming,
and other complex entertainment transactions that include
non-scripted and scripted television series development,
production and distribution.