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Old January 13 2012, 07:48 AM   #44
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Re: Mariska Hargitay to Continue with Law & Order:SVU

Timby wrote: View Post
It is Simon, actually, who has the third part of Munch's character rights, due to Munch being based essentially entirely upon a character in Simon's book, right down to lines of dialogue, and as part of his sale of the book, Munch was one of the characters to whom he holds partial ownership.
Interesting. Thanks for the info. Although I'm bewildered why Attanasio wouldn't have some ownership of the character, but Levinson and Fontana would.
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