NEW YORK CITY—Mega-talent agency William Morris Endeavor hassigned on for a role at 11 Madison Ave., according to the NewYork Post. The Hollywood firm has signed a lease for the full18th floor, spanning 70,000 square feet.

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Brian Goldman of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank and John Mambrino ofSavills Studley represented the tenant in its long search, whileBrad Gerla and Howard Fiddle of CBRE worked for the buildingownership.

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The 2.3 million-square-foot building, owned by Alex Spair andRotem Rosen of the Sapir Organization and the CIM Group, alsocounts Sony as an incoming tenant, while negotiations are underwaywith Yelp, the Post reveals.

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Asking rents in the building are $92 a foot, thanks to the superstrong Midtown South market, according to CoStar data. However,WME's long-term deal, with expansion options, was signed at a lowerrent.

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Eleven Madison is also convenient to modeling agency IMG, whichWME and buyout firm Silver Lake recently purchased, and will remainat 304 Park Ave. South at East 23rd street.

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William Morris, which joined forces with Ari Emanuel's Endeavorin 2009, has long had its New York office on two floors at 1325Ave. of the Americas. The agency represents A-listers from JustinTimberlake and Emma Stone to Hugh Jackman and Charlize Theron.

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Rayna Katz

Rayna Katz is a seasoned business journalist whose extensive experience includes coverage of the lodging sector, travel and the culinary space. She was most recently content director for a business-to-business publisher, overseeing four publications. While at Meeting News, a travel trade publication, she received a Best Reporting award for a story on meeting cancellations in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.