Nadine Lustre Leaves VIVA… But VIVA is Saying She’s Still an Exclusive Artist
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Following news that Nadine Lustre broke up with on and off-screen partner James Reid, the actress has announced that she is officially leaving VIVA.
She has been with the talent agency for many years, including when she was a member of the girl group Pop Girls.
A statement released by Kapunan & Castillo Law Offices said, “Consistent with her rights under the Civil Code of the Philippines, specifically Article 1920, she has decided to terminate her agency contract with Viva.”
It adds that she will be “self-managed and will continue to be so indefinitely. She shall directly manage her affairs from now on, and bookings and inquiries may be directly addressed to her.”
However, the entertainment company is denying the claims, saying that she “remains an exclusive artist of VIVA as she has a valid and subsisting management contract.”
Viva Artists Agency maintains Nadine Lustre is still their exclusive contract artist despite actress’ decision today to end her Viva talent management contract @abscbnnews pic.twitter.com/7nzUjpNQKP
— Mario Dumaual (@mariovdumaual) January 27, 2020
In their statement, VIVA said, “any dealings or professional engagements entered into by Nadine, without the consent or approval of VIVA constitutes breach of contract. VIVA shall initiate appropriate legal action against Nadine and/or third parties that directly deal with Nadine in contravention of VIVA’s management contract.”
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