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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…

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…

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…

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…

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.

Lionsgate Names Damon Wolf as Film Group Marketing Head

He replaces Tim Palen, who earlier this month stepped down as Lionsgate's longtime president of worldwide theatrical marketing, the latest in a string of executive changes at the studio.

Hollywood Studio Chiefs Hail Opening of Saudi Arabia’s First Cinema

Tom Rothman, Jeff Shell, Jim Gianopulos, Alan Bergman and Kevin Tsujihara were among those to record special messages for the historic screening on Wednesday night in Riyadh.

New York’s Summer Subway Hell: How Hollywood Stars Are Coping

Although trains are the place for unsettling sights, Sony Chief Tom Rothman proudly brandished his MetroCard and described his route to a premiere: "It's still the fastest way to get around."