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  1. Universal Chairman Donna Langley Feted as Will Rogers Pioneer of the Year

    8:20 pm 4/13/2016

    The studio chief shepherded a record year in 2015, with Universal's movies grossing more than $6 billion at the global box office. Read more

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  2. Donna Langley And Diane Von Furstenberg Co-Host Women's Oscar Lunch at The Designer's Chic Beverly Hills Home

    8:32 pm 2/24/2016

    The third annual event was attended by 33 of the 51 female Oscar nominees: "the women in the room exemplify everything that's right about this business," said Langley.Read more

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  3. Donna Langley to Get Pioneer of the Year Award at CinemaCon

    10:00 am 1/26/2016

    The Universal Pictures chairman will be honored during the convention for theater owners.Read more

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  4. Sundance: Elizabeth Banks, Donna Langley Talk Female Empowerment in Film

    2:51 pm 1/25/2016

    Banks also waded into the pay disparity waters, telling the audience, “I like making money. Don’t you?” Read more

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  5. Donna Langley: "I Learned the Power of Mentorship"

    6:40 pm 12/9/2015

    "I may have learned more than my mentee during the year and a half that I had with her."Read more

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  6. Donna Langley Explains Her Best Advice

    7:26 am 12/9/2015

    "The advice I like to give the next generation of women to have it all, it's impossible, there is no such thing. As a young women starting out your career, it's a really good idea to plan forward."Read more

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  7. Donna Langley: The Secret Weapon Behind Hollywood's Biggest Box-Office Year Ever

    7:25 am 12/9/2015

    THR's Women in Entertainment Executive of the Year is the understated, once vastly underestimated player behind Universal Pictures' $6.7 billion box office in 2015. What's her knack? The studio chairman churns out a diverse slate (in more ways than one) and draws on a reserve of steel from childhood: "If you can get through that, you can kind of get through anything."Read more

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  8. THR's Studio Exec Roundtable: Donna Langley Says Actress "Salaries are Indicative of the Equality Across the Board"

    9:50 am 11/4/2015

    Hollywood's biggest studio executives discuss the delicate yet noteworthy topic of the gender wage gap, stemming from Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence's recent essay regarding her 'American Hustle' salary.Read more

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  9. Donna Langley on Actress Salaries - Studio Executive Oscar Roundtable

    8:50 am 11/4/2015

    Chairman of Universal Pictures, Donna Langley, spoke to the gender wage gap in Hollywood, saying, "As consumer tastes shift around the globe, and as we do see are more roles for women, then the more there are, the more women who can participate, I think the salaries will go up."Read more

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  10. Hollywood Gorilla Warfare: It’s Universal vs. Legendary Over ‘Kong: Skull Island’ (and Who Says "Thank You")

    8:00 am 9/16/2015

    Legendary's Thomas Tull may have annoyed studio brass on 'Jurassic World' as Universal's Donna Langley balks at a pricey ape reboot and Warner Bros. swoops in for a three-picture Godzilla mashup.Read more

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