Chabon Switches Hollywood Agents

Michael Chabon has left longtime Hollywood agents for a new team, industry blog Deadline Hollywood Daily reported Wednesday.

Chabon is leaving Creative Artists Agency to be represented by United Talent Agency, Nikki Finke’s insider blog reported. UTA reportedly battled it out against rival agency Endeavor Talent Agency to sign Chabon. The agency will handle his screenwriting gigs, which has included Spider-Man 2. Chabon is still signed up as the screenwriter for the long-stalled adaptation of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay.

Deadline Hollywood says Chabon will also continue to be represented by New York publishing agent Mary Evans and David Colden of the Beverly Hills entertainment law firm Colden McKuin & Frankel.

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Simpsons Chabon Drawing Online

Michael Chabon, Jonathan Franzen, Tom Wolfe and Gore Vidal will all star in The Simpsons this Sunday at 8:00-8:30 p.m. ET/PT. For fans who can’t wait that long, here’s a sneak peak, courtesy of Spanish fan site Actualidad Simpson.

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Chabon on Simpson Nov. 19

Finally, the date of Michael Chabon’s guest-appearance on The Simpsons has finally The Futon Critic been announced:

“When Homer forgets Moe’s birthday, Moe’s anger inspires Lisa to write about him for her school report. She finds a poetic side to Moe and helps him get published in ‘American Poetry Perspectives.’ However, when Moe is featured at a literary conference where he encounters celebrated authors Gore Vidal, Michael Chabon, Tom Wolfe and Jonathan Franzen, all guest-voicing as themselves he takes all the credit despite Lisa’s feelings in the all-new ‘Moe’N’A Lisa’ episode of THE SIMPSONS Sunday, Nov. 19 (8:00-8:30 PM ET/PT).”

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