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Damon Dash Ordered to Pay $805k to Director and Production Co. Over Movie

The verdict is in and Damon Dash isn't gonna like it -- he has to cough up more than $800,000 to the director and producers of a movie he tried to claim as his own. According to docs obtained by TMZ, Dash took the L Wednesday morning ... when the jury sided with director Josh Webber and Muddy Water Pictures who made the feature film, "Dear Frank" -- starring Brian White, Claudia Jordan, Nick Turturro, Lil Durk and Columbus Short.
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Damon Dash Ordered To Pay Film Director $805K Over ‘Dear Frank’ Lawsuit

Damon Dash has been ordered to pay $805,000 to the director and producers of a movie he filed an ownership claim for. According to TMZ, a jury sided with the director Josh Webber and Muddy Water Pictures, who created the feature film “Dear Frank” — starring Brian White, Claudia Jordan, Nick Turturro, Lil Durk, and Columbus Short.
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Damon Dash Says Grammys Shouldn't Judge Kanye, Hip Hop Doesn't Need Grammys

Damon Dash isn't here for the Grammys yanking Kanye West from its performance lineup ... insisting the Recording Academy has no place judging him or any other hip-hop artist. We caught up with the rap mogul Tuesday at LAX, and he's so pissed about the Ye-Grammys situation that he says it's time to kick the whole award show to the curb ... telling us, "We make our own Grammys."
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Jay-Z and Damon Dash Talk Settlement to End NFT Fight

Attorneys for Jay-Z‘s Roc-A-Fella Records say they’re in talks to settle their lawsuit against Damon Dash over his plan to auction off his stake in the album Reasonable Doubt as an NFT – but that they’ll win the case anyway if a deal isn’t struck.
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Damon Dash ready to end Jay-Z feud: “We need to squash everything”

Damon Dash has said that he’s open to ending the decades-long feud with his Roc-A-Fella co-founder Jay-Z. His comments come on the back of Jay’s heartfelt shout-out to Dash during his acceptance speech at the ceremony for his Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction. Former US president Barack Obama inducted Jay-Z as the latest rap star to receive the honour, joining previous hip-hop inductees The Notorious B.I.G., Tupac, N.W.A. and Public Enemy.
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‘I Can Never Erase Your Accomplishments’: Jay-Z Acknowledges Damon Dash During Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Speech Amid Legal Battle Over ‘Reasonable Doubt’

Jay-Z’s troubled relationship with former friend and business partner Damon Dash took a backseat this weekend after the hip-hop mogul gave praise to the music executive during his Rock & Roll Hall of Fame acceptance speech. During the Saturday, Oct. 30, event in Cleveland, Ohio, Jay, whose real name is...
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Damon Dash returning with new TV and film projects

Damon Dash has always been interested in filmmaking and has had success in the past with projects like the State Property franchise and Paid In Full which was based on infamous New York drug dealers Alpo Martinez, Rich Porter and Azie Faison. For the last few years, he’s been producing films under his Damon Dash Studios banner as well as shows like “Growing Up Hip Hop.”
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Jay-Z’s legal dispute with Damon Dash hits the NFT space

Subscribe to Fortune Daily to get essential business stories straight to your inbox each morning. As a young rapper, Jay-Z once teamed up with Damon Dash to sell CDs of his music out of a car in the Brooklyn projects. Today, the co-founders of Roc-A-Fella Records are embroiled in a legal fight involving one of the most cutting-edge investments: non-fungible tokens.
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