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Sony Unveils Exclusive Footage of ‘Bullet Train,’ ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ at CinemaCon

An invigorated Sony put on a spectacle of an opening night show at CinemaCon as it took a well-deserved victory lap for Spider-Man: No Way Home and teased its upcoming slate with impressive footage from Bullet Train and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. Sony Pictures Entertainment chairman Tom Rothman was in rare form as he went through […]

Oscars: ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Team Plans Best Picture Push, Tom Holland Open to Hosting (Exclusive)

In eight films released over the last 19 years, Spider-Man has saved people falling from buildings, cars hanging from bridges and the world from any number of evildoers. But with the most recent film about the comic book superhero, Jon Watts’ Spider-Man: No Way Home, did he also save the theatrical moviegoing experience? And could […]

Biden Nominates Sony’s Tom Rothman as Corporation for Public Broadcasting Board Member

President Joe Biden has nominated Tom Rothman, the CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s motion pictures group, to serve on the board of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which promotes and supports public broadcasters, most notably PBS and NPR member stations. Rothman signed a new contract extension with Sony just a few weeks ago, keeping him […]

Sony Pictures’ Tom Rothman on the Year Gone By: We Discovered “The Best of Hard Times” (Guest Column)

The chairman of the motion picture group writes about the challenges his team overcame during the past year, including production shutdowns, while the studio avoided wide-scale layoffs.

Paramount CEO Jim Gianopulos on Biden: “Let’s See What Joe Can Do With His Sharpie”

Paramount chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos, an early Biden supporter and fundraiser, on watching election returns ("The pain of 2016 came rushing back") and his hopes for the new administration: "I guess the biggest challenge is how much he can do by executive order"

Joe Biden Relying on “Big Hollywood Bundlers” as Pandemic Upends Campaign

As the Coronavirus outbreak stalls in-person fundraisers, Joe Biden's campaign has consolidated support in the industry but will need to find creative ways to reap cash.

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full Studio Chief Summit With Execs From Netflix, Amazon, Sony and More

Toby Emmerich (Warner Bros.), Donna Langley (Universal), Jim Gianopulos (Paramount), Alan Horn (Disney), Tom Rothman (Sony), Jennifer Salke (Amazon) and Scott Stuber (Netflix) join for a first-ever gathering of the top film executives.

Sony’s Tom Rothman Reveals His (Very) Personal Connection to ‘Little Women’

"I'm married to a Jo," the film chief shares, referring to his wife of 30 years, actress Jessica Harper, who co-starred in a 1979 TV series based on the Louisa May Alcott novel.

Studio Chief Summit: All 7 Top Film Executives, One Room, Nothing Off-Limits (and No Easy Answers)

For the first time, all major studio heads — Paramount's Jim Gianopulos, Disney's Alan Horn, Warner Bros.' Toby Emmerich, Universal's Donna Langley, Sony's Tom Rothman, Amazon's Jennifer Salke and Netflix's Scott Stuber — gather for The Hollywood Reporter's Executive Roundtable.

Randy Lake Named COO of DreamWorks Animation

DreamWorks Animation has tapped former Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Randy Lake as its new COO. He will start in July.

Sony Film Chief Tom Rothman’s Quirky Victory Lap for ‘Venom’ Box Office

Tom Rothman has a tradition of participating in Mustang Mondays, where on the first weekday after a box-office win, he drives his mint-condition red Mustang convertible to work.

Sony Pictures Extends Tom Rothman’s Contract as Movie Chief

Sony Pictures has reupped Tom Rothman, chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s Motion Picture Group, with a new multiyear contract.