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  1. China's Wanda Pledges $30B for Theme Parks and Related Developments

    11:21 pm 11/16/2016

    The Chinese conglomerate, headed by the country's richest man, plans to build 15 major resorts to take on Shanghai Disneyland, Universal Studios Beijing and other competition. Read more

  2. Wanda Chairman Reveals Ambitious Plan to Invest Billions in "All Six" Hollywood Studios

    6:00 am 11/2/2016

    Topping our 2016 Chinese power list, Wang Jianlin weighs in on Nicole Kidman (his "muse"), Donald Trump ("not extremely successful"), and much more.Read more

  3. Wanda’s Wang Jianlin Announces Hollywood Visit

    1:13 am 10/3/2016

    China’s richest man will address a who’s who of industry heavyweights at LACMA on Oct. 17. Read more

  4. Wanda’s Big Week: Two Steps Forward, One Legendary Step Back

    6:30 am 8/2/2016

    While the dust was settling on the $350 million Mtime deal, Wanda suffered a serious setback, shelving a $5.6  billion plan to reorganize its entertainment assets.Read more

  5. Wanda Chairman Wang: Disney "Shouldn't Have Entered China"

    11:54 pm 5/23/2016

    Wang Jianlin gave a frank interview to state broadcaster CCTV in which he said Disney was guilty of cloning tired IP and lacking innovation. Read more

  6. It's Official: China's Wanda to Absorb Legendary Into Publicly Traded Cinema Line Business

    11:25 pm 4/21/2016

    The Chinese conglomorate is consolidating its film businesses, including Thomas Tull's studio, which it acquired for $3.5 billion in January. Read more

  7. China Bans Rich Kids From Reality TV to Avoid Embarrassing State, Parents

    1:37 am 4/21/2016

    The state censor made the decision after a number of controversial incidents involving the offspring of the country's super wealthy elite. Read more

  8. China's Wanda Acquiring Controlling Stake in Legendary Entertainment

    5:42 pm 1/4/2016

    The deal, which could be announced as soon as next week, values the U.S. movie studio at between $3 billion and $4 billion.Read more

  9. China: Wanda Strategy to Beat Disney, Dreamworks Takes Shape With Wuhan Theme Park Launch

    5:01 pm 12/20/2014

    AMC cinema chain owner wants to become a major entertainment industry playerRead more

  10. China's Wanda Cinema Line Makes Fresh IPO Bid With Government Regulator

    12:00 am 10/17/2014

    An earlier attempt by Wanda's cinema subsidiary to list on the Shenzhen stock exchange was denied by authorities Read more

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