The Hollywood Reporter's New Cover: Hollywood's Young Guns

Bill Phelps

THR's 17th annual Next Generation list boasts the best and the brightest running the industry today.

NEXT GEN 2010: Complete list

The industry's future is now and this week's Hollywood Reporter has the definitive guide to the 35 execs 35 and under who are leading their fields.

THR editors have spent months combing through the 500-plus submissions for spots on the coveted list.

The result is the top movers-and-shakers in seven categories: agents, legal, film, digital, publicity, management and TV.

History has shown the list is an excellent indicator of future industry dominance as past honorees include Stacey Snider, Mike De Luca, Ari Emanuel, Mike Darnell, Kevin Huvane and many more.

Besides five of the top dealmakers featured on the cover, just who's on the list? Click here for the complete Next Gen 2010 list, unveiled ahead of THR's gala at MyStudio Tuesday night.

Also in this week's issue hitting newsstands on Wednesday:

* Who Destroyed Epic Records?: A look at the 18-month reign of Epic Records president Amanda Ghost and her unorthodox management style which insiders point to as a major factor why the legendary 57-year-old label is on the brink of collapse.

* Can Robert Greenblatt Save NBC?: Kim Master's profile of Greenblatt, the exec who is seeking to bring the same kind of magic to NBC that made Showtime a serious contender.

* Letter from Anonymous: A Hollywood bigwig  -- with identity protected -- unloads about the agents, network execs and studio heads who run this town.

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