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WT Timeline

WT Timeline

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Published by: jessspardoe on Dec 09, 2010
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1983 19921999 2010Founded by TimBevan andSarah RadclyffePolyGrambecame thecompany¶scorporate backer PolyGram wassold to Seagram,merged with MCAMusicEntertainment After PolyGrammerged, it wassold to UniversalStudiosWT2 was formed,subsidiary company ±independent companyrun by NataschaWhartonWT was involvedin ITV LondonTelevision bid,which stopped in20021991Since 2010, theyhave been using 3Dand other newtechnologies19851994200120032007Since Universal took over WT,the films have received higher budgets; this means they couldafford more famous actors andlocations.Four Weddings and aFuneral had Rowan Atkinson starring in it; thiswould have taken up alarge percentage of their budet.1993WT receiveddirect fundingfrom Universalafter thechangeover in1999; thismeant theycould affordbetter Directors andcast & crew.Before WTwere takenover byUniversal, theyreceivedfunding fromplaces such asFilm Councils,GovernmentGrants andTax Schemes.

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