Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols was my idol

Mike Nichols was my idol. As a young aspiring director earning my MFA at UCLA majoring in Direction for the Theater, I wanted to be like him. Actually, no, I wanted to be him. But after landing in the mailroom […]

Michael Peretzian

Nobody grows up wanting to be an agent

By some twist of fate, I landed in the William Morris mailroom. I had gone to UCLA for seven years getting a BA in Motion Picture Production, an MA in the History of the Theater, an MFA in Directing for […]


Last summer

After 38 years having a hand in representing some pretty fancy Academy Award winners, Tony Award winners and many other truly gifted and talented film and television writers and directors, I was getting restless. My career, as I think back […]