Trade Talk: 3/16/2010

  • Hollywood tries to fight film exodus out of LA — Variety

  • Paula Abdul in negotiations for new “Star Search” show — The Hollywood Reporter

  • Sony Corp. to pay Michael Jackson’s estate at least $200 million for rights to unreleased material — Deadline Hollywood

  • Jim Carrey’s website wins SXSW Web award — The Wrap

  • Simon Cowell and his chest hair want British star Cheryl Cole to be a judge on their new show “X Factor” — Perez Hilton