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Wesley Snipes Will Now Explain the Hollywood Agent Pimp Complex to You

In 2008, in addition to fighting the United States Government over some unpaid taxes — he is currently serving out his three-year sentence in that matter — Wesley Snipes took on his former talent agency UTA over unpaid commissions. (It was something of a theme that year.) For no other reason than that The Hollywood Reporter uncovered the video, and it is remarkable, here now is a snippet of testimony from Snipes’s deposition in that case. It involves some very annoying lawyer talk and Snipes’s detailed breakdown of how Hollywood agents are like pimps. Behold:

There you have it! And if there are any bored interns at the IRS who want to leak some of those recordings, you know where to find us.

Wesley Snipes Explains the Agent-Pimp Complex