Described by Variety as “Hollywood’s most prominent crisis specialists,” Sitrick And Company’s entertainment practice is focused on providing strategic counsel, litigation support, and media training for both individual and corporate clients in the media and entertainment industries. Well-known entertainment personalities who have relied upon the firm’s strategic and media capabilities in challenging situations include Halle Berry, Kim Basinger, Toni Braxton, Erin Brockovich, David Duchovny, Eminem, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, R. Kelly, Tommy Lee, Rush Limbaugh, Paula Poundstone, Steven Spielberg, Harvey Weinstein, and the cast of “The Simpsons.” The firm has also advised numerous top media companies, movie studios, professional sports franchises, and trade associations — including Imagine Entertainment, Interscope Records, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Angeles Kings, MGM, Miramax Films, the William Morris Agency, MTV Networks, New Line Cinema, the Recording Industry Association of America, Revolution Studios, Sony Pictures, Universal Pictures, the Washington Redskins, The Weinstein Company, the Writers Guild of America, and Yahoo! Inc. In particular, Sitrick has become known in the movie business as the “go to” firm when it comes to dealing with political and journalistic controversies raised by topical or fact-based motion pictures, having provided advice and counsel in connection with a long list of major releases, including “The Da Vinci Code,” Steven Spielberg’s “Munich,” “Erin Brockovich,” “The Fast and the Furious,” “Spy Game,” “Black Hawk Down,” and “A Beautiful Mind.” In addition, it has served as strategic consultant to a number of successful Academy Awards campaigns, including those for “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” and Roman Polanski’s “The Pianist.”