You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Sony lifts Bunge to exec veepee

Vet to o'see business aspects of original music for film, TV projects

Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil.

Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for Sony’s film and TV projects, including the acquisition, publishing and sales of music rights and properties.

Exec’s current projects include the scores to tentpole actioners “Spider-Man” and “Men In Black II” as well as CGI comedy “Stuart Little II.” She also has worked on music for such Sony pics as “Ali” and “Charlie’s Angels.”

Prior to her promotion, Bunge had been senior VP of music business affairs and administration since 1996. She got her start at Sony 11 years ago as a staff attorney in music legal affairs. Before joining the company, she worked at L.A. law firm Wyman, Bautzer, Kuchel & Silbert.

More Scene

  • Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

    The Duchess of Cambridge Gives Birth to Baby Boy

    Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil. Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for […]

  • J.K. Rowling on the Future of

    J.K. Rowling on the Future of Harry Potter Stories on Stage

    Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil. Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for […]

  • Chanel x Tribeca Film Festival Women's

    Chanel's Tribeca Film Fest Luncheon Toasts to Women's Movements in Industry

    Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil. Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for […]

  • Doug Davis Power of Law

    Doug Davis Discusses Using Music for a Cause at Variety's Power of Law Event

    Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil. Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for […]

  • 'The Handmaid's Tale'

    'The Handmaid's Tale' Cast, Creator Talk Season 2 in #MeToo Era, Expanding Gilead

    Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil. Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for […]

  • Pamela Adlon Better Things

    Pamela Adlon: When 'Better Things' 'Stops Being Relatable Is When I Stop Doing My Show'

    Veteran Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Shelly Bunge has been upped to executive VP of music business affairs and administration at the studio’s music group, reporting directly to SPE’s senior VP and general counsel, Leah Weil. Bunge, who succeeds the retiring Robert Holmes in Culver City, will oversee all the business aspects of original music for […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content