Dwight Caines, a digital marketing maven, has been tapped at Sony as president of theatrical marketing for the Columbia TriStar Motion Pictures Group. Caines replaces Marc Weinstock, who was ousted…
Steve Elzer, Sony’s senior VP of media relations, announced Tuesday he is leaving the company in December. “I have had an extraordinary run here and I have nothing but the greatest respect for the…
Sony-Tristar’s “One Direction: This Is Us” is wooing teens on an otherwise sleepy Labor Day weekend that is seeing a host of other newcomers falter and Weinstein Co.’s “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”…
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Despite Sony Corp.’s rejection of his proposal to spin off as much as 20% of the conglom’s entertainment assets, Third Point Capital CEO Daniel Loeb said he was actually “pleased with the outcome” of…
What’s Tom Rothman looking for in his new deal with Sony? “Hits!” “I've always made money for my bosses and shareholders and I sure in heck intend to now,” Rothman said via phone on Thursday, several…
Former 20th Century Fox topper Tom Rothman has entered into a joint venture with Sony Pictures Entertainment to launch new entity TriStar Productions, the studio announced Thursday. Rothman, who has…
Third Point CEO Daniel Loeb has sent a second letter to Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai, raising its stake in the electronics giant and reiterating a proposal to spinoff as much as 20% of the company’s…
While music streaming service Spotify commands the spotlight for its growth over the years, a giant looms in its shadow: Sony.
TriStar's famous winged horse will fly again soon. This time, the division will be piloted by Screen Gems exec VP Valerie Van Galder. She is expected to be named prexy of Sony's until-recently…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has promoted senior-ranking Columbia Pictures business affairs attorney Gary Schrager to Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group executive VP, the studio said Monday.
Sony Pictures Entertainment will combine Columbia Pictures and TriStar Pictures into one production unit that will churn out between 20 and 24 pics per year, the studio announced Monday.