The co-creator of MILEY CYRUS’ TV show is suing Disney bosses, claiming he is
owed royalties from HANNAH MONTANA merchandise.
Michael Poryes filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles on Monday (6oct08), accusing
executives at the studio of failing to pay him a cut of the profits from Hannah
Montana movies, books and other accessories, citing the billions Disney has
profited from the success of the franchise.
He is seeking almost $1 million (#540,000) in compensatory damages, plus
punitive damages, interest and court costs, reports TMZ.com.