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Anglia Television Ltd. v. Reed
Citation:3 All Eng. Rep. 690 (Ct. App. Civ. 1971).
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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Anglia Television v. Reed
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Plaintiff sought an actor to play the leading male role in its film. The also employed a director, designer, and stage manager. They also found a location to shoot the film. Defendant agreed to play the role. Defendant’s agent, however, made a mistake and booked him for a different play occurring at the same time. Defendant repudiated the contract. Plaintiff tried to find a substitute, failed, and abandoned the entire production. Plaintiff then sued to recover damages.
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