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Former NBCUniversal Vice Chairman and CAA Co-Founder Ron Meyer Named CEO of Wild Bunch

Former CAA co-founder and NBCUniversal vice chairman Ron Meyer is joining the European film and TV production and distribution firm Wild Bunch AG as CEO. While Meyer has pursued some international business since parting ways with NBCUniversal last year, the Wild Bunch job is his first executive role since leaving the entertainment giant. Meyer left […]

NBCUniversal, Ron Meyer Reach Settlement After His Exit Amid Scandal

Former studio executive Ron Meyer and NBCUniversal have reached a confidential settlement following his 2020 exit amid a sex scandal, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Meyer was ousted from his post as NBCUniversal vice chairman after he disclosed a 2012 affair with actress Charlotte Kirk to CEO Jeff Shell. In a statement announcing his August 2020 […]

Ron Meyer Inks Rich Deal to Rep Qatar as It Eyes Hollywood Investments

With an assist from IAC chairman Barry Diller, former Universal vice chairman Ron Meyer has reached an agreement to serve as a consultant representing Qatar in the film business. Meyer will serve as an adviser to the Doha Film Institute. The precise scope of his mission is not clear but sources say he will offer […]

Charlotte Kirk Post-Screening Q&A at Fantasia Fest Abruptly Canceled

Charlotte Kirk, the actress at the center of NBCUniversal vice chairman Ron Meyer’s sudden exit earlier this week, has apparently pulled out of a virtual Q&A after the screening of The Reckoning at the Fantasia Film Festival on Thursday night. 

Ron Meyer Steps Down As Chair of Film Academy Museum Board (Exclusive)

Ron Meyer, president and COO of Universal Studios from 1995 through 2013 and vice-chair of its parent company NBCUniversal from 2013 until he exited that post on Tuesday morning, has stepped down as the chair of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures board of trustees, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Woman at Center of Ron Meyer’s NBCU Exit Is Actress Charlotte Kirk (Exclusive)

The woman at the center of NBCUniversal vice chairman Ron Meyer’s abrupt exit is the same actress whose involvement with Warner Bros. chief Kevin Tsujihara led to the executive's ouster last year. 

Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard Help Open Jurassic World: The Ride at Universal Studios Hollywood

Stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard were on hand Monday night to assist with the grand opening of Jurassic World: The Ride at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Tom Hanks Helps Unveil Academy Museum’s Newly Restored Building

Hundreds of guests gathered at the Petersen Automotive Museum on Tuesday night to get a first look at the newly restored facade of the Saban Building, future home of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. Hollywood A-listers in attendance included Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Ron Meyer and Ted Sarandos.

Sting, Pharrell, Bon Jovi and Chris Martin Perform at Apollo in the Hamptons Benefit

Spike Lee, Ron Meyer, Jeff Bewkes, Ted Sarandos, Richard Plepler, Robert Downey Jr. and Jimmy Fallon were among the industry titans at the summer bash, hosted at Ron Perelman's Hamptons home.

Ron Meyer Lists Malibu Compound for $125 Million (Exclusive)

The NBC Universal vice chairman could set a new record for Los Angeles County.

Academy Museum Names New Board of Trustees

In addition to chair Ron Meyer, the board will include Netflix's Ted Sarandos and producers Kimberly Steward and Jason Blum.

Ron Meyer, Steven Spielberg Tout New Universal Cinema Opening

"We wanted to create a venue that was equal to how filmmakers watch movies," Meyer told the crowd of fans at Universal CityWalk.