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    1. October 28, 2014

      Talent agents to the stars can give lessons in motivation

      Every entrepreneur must be a talent manager – able to identify and inspire the right human capital. Without motivated...

    2. September 28, 2014

      SoftBank in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation

      SoftBank is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation, the company behind the Shrek and Kung Fu Panda films, in a deal that would...

    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...

    3. 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...

    4. 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...

    5. 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...

    6. 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...

    7. 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...

    8. 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...

    9. 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...

    10. 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...

    11. 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...

    12. 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...

    13. 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...

    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...

    15. 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...

    16. 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...

    17. 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...

    18. 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...

    19. 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...

    20. 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,...

    21. 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,...

    22. 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,...

    23. 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...

    24. 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...

    25. 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...

    26. 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...

    27. 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...

    28. 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...

    29. 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...

    30. 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...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. 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...

    34. 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...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. 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...

    38. 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...

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