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LeBron Signs With WME For Entertainment Projects, But Still Has CAA Projects Pending

04 / 24 / 14

WME has signed Heat F LeBron James for all entertainment and acting projects. He will be repped by a team of agents throughout the TV, film and literary divisions. James will continue to be represented for marketing endeavors off the court by Fenway Sports Group and for on-court work by Klutch ...

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