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  1. October 25, 2012

    Stark tax choice for Californian voters

    Jerry Brown, California’s governor, has warned that the wealthiest US state will have to close schools for up to an extra...

  2. September 9, 2012

    Obama super-Pac in push to raise $150m

    A campaign group backing Barack Obama is pushing to raise up to $150m in coming weeks in a late effort to counter...

  1. August 29, 2012

    DreamWorks in European distribution deal

    DreamWorks Studios, the Hollywood home of Steven Spielberg, has struck a partnership with a new London-based company to...

  2. May 17, 2012

    Disco queen Donna Summer dies, 63

    Donna Summer, who has died aged 63, filled dance floors for nearly 40 years with anthemic disco evocations of a sexualised...

  3. February 15, 2012

    China to unveil landmark Hollywood deal

    DreamWorks Animation and two state-owned Chinese media groups are due to unveil a new joint venture when Xi Jinping, China’s...

  4. December 6, 2011

    Rewriting the Hollywood script

    It was while lying in a Beverly Hills street dazed, confused and in pain after being hit by a car 17 years ago that Ari...

  5. November 11, 2011

    EMI to be split between Universal and Sony

    EMI, the home of the Beatles and Coldplay, will be split in two after 80 years as an independent British music company after...

  6. February 7, 2011

    AOL to buy Huffington Post for $315m

    AOL, the US internet company, is making a big bet on the viability of free online content by agreeing to buy the Huffington...

  7. February 7, 2011

    Bloggers up in arms over Huffington Post takeover

    AOL, led by Tim Armstrong, is making waves with its $315m deal to buy Arianna Huffington’s website network AOL has sharply...

  8. November 19, 2010

    Dealings

    Dealings: A Political and Financial Life, by Felix G Rohatyn, Simon & Schuster RRP$27, 304 pages If you are over 65 and have...

  9. October 22, 2010

    Lunch with the FT: Larry Gagosian

    How do you get to be the world’s most successful art dealer? The steely-eyed, silver-haired 65-year-old who steps discreetly...

  10. November 17, 2009

    Gone fishin'

    One of the architects of the deal between JPMorgan and Cazenove, Robert Pickering , has been appointed to the board of...

  11. FT Alphaville

    August 18, 2009

    Spielberg's Dreamworks raises $825m

    Stephen Spielberg on Monday announced the completion of a hard-fought $825m fundraising which will relaunch his DreamWorks...

  12. August 18, 2009

    Spielberg's DreamWorks raises $825m

    Steven Spielberg first went to India more than 30 years ago to film Close Encounters of the Third Kind . "I remember...

  13. August 18, 2009

    Spielberg's India fundraising

    The Hollywood director of Jaws and Schindler's List could not have imagined that he would one day become a symbol for...

  14. August 18, 2009

    Spielberg’s DreamWorks raises $825m

    Steven Spielberg first went to India more than 30 years ago to film Close Encounters of the Third Kind. “I remember driving...

  15. July 29, 2009

    DreamWorks gets its kicks with Kung Fu Panda

    The successful home entertainment performances of Kung Fu Panda and Madagascar 2: Escape to Africa helped DreamWorks...

  16. July 25, 2009

    Pampering at a luxury California spa

    A walking trail at Golden Door “I’m Jim, from Palm Beach, I’m recently divorced, looking to re-boot, 45th visit, and...

  17. May 25, 2009

    Newspapers’ future

    With each month, newspapers look less like a business and more like a lost cause. The crisis is acute in the US, where some...

  18. May 21, 2009

    Google puts paid to talk of paper ownership

    Google has considered buying a newspaper or using its charitable arm to support news businesses seeking non-profit status,...

  19. May 21, 2009

    Google chief puts paid to talk of move into newspaper ownership

    Google has considered buying a newspaper or using its charitable arm to support news businesses seeking non-profit status,...

  20. May 20, 2009

    Google drops idea to buy newspaper

    Google has considered buying a newspaper or using its charitable arm to support news businesses seeking non-profit status,...

  21. May 15, 2009

    Man in the News: David Geffen

    Hollywood lore has it that when David Geffen got his first job in the mail room at the William Morris talent agency in New...

  22. FT Alphaville

    May 14, 2009

    Pink picks

    Comment, analysis and other offerings from Thursday’s FT, John Gapper: Find the right buyer for your newspaper Two astute...

  23. May 13, 2009

    Find the right buyer for your paper

    Over the years, the Ochs-Sulzberger family has made a habit of buying high and selling low. Under its control, the New York...

  24. May 13, 2009

    'Grey Lady' has a patient suitor

    At first glance, David Geffen, who recently tried to buy a stake in the New York Times, is not an obvious owner for the...

  25. May 13, 2009

    'Grey Lady' has a patient suitor

    At first glance, David Geffen, who recently tried to buy a stake in the New York Times, is not an obvious owner for the...

  26. May 12, 2009

    ‘Grey Lady’ has a patient suitor

    At first glance, David Geffen, who recently tried to buy a stake in the New York Times, is not an obvious owner for the...

  27. FT Alphaville

    May 12, 2009

    Geffen sets sights on NY Times

    David Geffen, the former record executive who made an offer for the LA Times two years ago, now wants to buy the New York...

  28. May 12, 2009

    Geffen sets sights on NY Times

    David Geffen, the former record executive who made an offer for the Los Angeles Times two years ago, now wants to buy the...

  29. May 12, 2009

    Geffen sets sights on New York Times

    David Geffen, the former record executive who made an offer for the Los Angeles Times two years ago, now wants to buy the...

  30. April 29, 2009

    DreamWorks spin-off success

    The box office and home video success of Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and the recent release of Monsters vs Aliens scored...

  31. April 29, 2009

    Agencies' merger is talk of the town

    Hollywood stars are never happy at having to share top billing in their films, and the agents who represent them are no...

  32. April 29, 2009

    Success for DreamWorks arm

    The box office and home video success of Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and the recent release of Monsters vs Aliens scored...

  33. April 28, 2009

    Agencies’ merger is talk of the town

    Hollywood stars are never happy at having to share top billing in their films, and the agents who represent them are no...

  34. FT Alphaville

    March 19, 2009

    Early reactions to the Fed's 'shock and awe' plan

    Accrued Interest was on the money ahead of the Federal Reserves dramatic action late on Thursday. Here’s a quick quick round...

  35. March 16, 2009

    Sotheby's investor to show collection

    Steven Cohen, the billionaire hedge fund manager who is also one of the world's biggest art collectors, has solidified his...

  36. March 16, 2009

    Sotheby's investor to show collection

    Steven Cohen, the billionaire hedge fund manager who is also one of the world's biggest art collectors, has solidified his...

  37. March 15, 2009

    Sotheby’s investor to show collection

    Steven Cohen, the billionaire hedge fund manager who is also one of the world’s biggest art collectors, has solidified his...

  38. October 28, 2008

    Geffen steps down from DreamWorks

    David Geffen has scaled back his involvement with the film industry by stepping down from the board of DreamWorks Animation,...

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