The William Morris Agency (WMA) was a Hollywood-based talent agency. It represented some of the best known 20th-century entertainers in film, television, and music. During its 109-year tenure  it came to be regarded as the "first great talent agency in show business".
William Morris (24 March 1834 – 3 October 1896) was a British textile designer, poet, artist, novelist, architectural conservationist, printer, translator and socialist activist associated with the British Arts and Crafts Movement.
Formed in 1898, WME is the longest-running talent agency. In 2009, William Morris Agency (WMA) merged with Endeavor to become one of the leading entertainment and media companies with an unparalleled list of artists and content creators. In 2014, WME acquired IMG, the global leader in sports, events, media and fashion, forming Endeavor.
From the vanguard beginnings of the William Morris Agency to the advent of modern-day sports marketing by IMG to the bold formation of Endeavor, our company and clients have been a force of innovation for over a century.
01/08/2022 · William Morris, whose grandson is The Naked Ape author Desmond Morris, started the paper in 1854 and made sure it was affordable for the public by making the cover price a penny. At first he was reporter, editor and printer of a monthly publication, but as stamp duty restrictions were relaxed a couple of years later it went weekly.
25/07/2022 · William Jones passed in peace at the age of 59, on Thursday, July 13, 2022. He was born to the late Phyllis Warren in Montgomery, Alabama, on February 20, 1963. William grew up in Harlem, N.Y., where he had two daughters. Many years later he moved to Connecticut, where he met his wife, Tamela. He worked for Yale University, and held numerous ...