China’s Wanda Planning Two More Hollywood Deals (Report)

Dalian Wanda, the Chinese group that earlier this year acquired Legendary Entertainment, may be heading for two more acquisitions in Hollywood, each with a valuation of over $1 billion. Wang told news agency Reuters: “My goal is to buy Hollywood com.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 12th, 2017

IMAX, Wanda Partner In Landmark Deal To Add 150 China Theaters

IMAX and IMAX China Holding have entered a deal with Wanda Cinema Line to add 150 theaters throughout China over a six-year period. Construction will begin in 2017 with 110 cinemas expected to be completed by 2020 and the rest by 2022. This will take Wand.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 2nd, 2016

Wanda goes to Hollywood: China tycoon"s firm buys film studio Legendary for $3.5 billion

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group has bought U.S. film studio Legendary Entertainment for about $3.5 billion, turning its chairman into a Hollywood movie mogul as China's richest man steps up a drive to diversify his business emp.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 19th, 2017

China"s Wanda buys Hollywood studio

China's Dalian Wanda Group will buy a controlling stake in Hollywood film studio Legendary Entertainment in a deal valued at $3.5bn (£2.4bn)......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 13th, 2016

China"s Wanda extends Hollywood push with Dick Clark deal

SHANGHAI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - China's Dalian Wanda has agreed a $1 billion takeover of Dick Clark Productions, the company that runs the Golden Globe awards and Miss America pageants, extending the Chinese property-to-entertainment conglomerate's buy.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 18th, 2016

The man who wants to take Hollywood to China

Real estate and entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group Co expects to seal two billion-dollar film-related deals in the United States this year, chairman Wang Jianlin said on Tuesday, as China’s richest man steps up his push into Hollywood. Af.....»»

Category: topSource: nypostAug 24th, 2016

Howard Stern Staffer Benjy Bronk -- Flirting with a Finger in His Butt ... Says Wanda Sykes

'Howard Stern Show' writer Benjy Bronk got a rude awakening from Wanda Sykes, who warned him he's getting dangerously close to an unwanted ass inspection from a stranger.We got Wanda and Benjy outside the Sirius XM building this….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJun 17th, 2014

Sony unit, Dalian Wanda in tie-up to tap China"s huge movie market

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group will market Sony Pictures' films and co-finance some upcoming movie releases of Sony Corp's film unit in China, which is forecast to become the world's top movie market as soon as next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 24th, 2016

Dalian Wanda to help market Sony Pictures" films in China

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group Co will help market movies of Sony Corp's film unit in China under a deal that will also see them co-finance some projects, including Sony Pictures' upcoming movie releases in the world's second.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 7th, 2017

China"s Wanda Offers Piece of Legendary Pictures to Local Investors (Report)

The conglomerate is looking to raise $1.5 billion for its film unit Wanda Pictures, which includes Legendary and domestic Chinese movie businesses. read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJan 17th, 2017

China’s Wanda Close to Another Deal, Report

China’s giant Dalian Wanda group may be close to another mega deal, according to its chairman Wang Jianlin. Wang was speaking in the U.K. at an address to Oxford University on Tuesday. According to Bloomberg, he said that the deal he is poised to an.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyFeb 24th, 2016

China"s Wanda in talks to buy Hollywood"s Dick Clark Productions

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Chinese property-to-entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda is in talks to buy a controlling stake in Dick Clark Productions, the company that runs the Golden Globe awards and Miss America pageants, as it expands a growing Hollyw.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2016

RealD, Wanda Strike New Pact to Bring 3D to More Theaters in China

RealD, which has already equipped 1,600 of Wanda's screens, has reached a deal to bring its technology to at least 4,000 more.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterAug 2nd, 2016

Wanda Confirms Major Sony Alliance

Wanda, the largest theater owner in China, will help promote Sony's movies in the world’s second-biggest film market. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 7th, 2017

China"s Wanda to Consolidate Film Units

The Chinese conglomerate will inject its film production units, including Legendary Entertainment, into movie theater unit Wanda Cinema Line, whose stock trades on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterMar 16th, 2016

China"s Wanda Group in talks with Dick Clark Productions

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Chinese real estate and entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda is in talks to finalize a deal with Dick Clark Productions, according to a statement on Monday, as the Chinese firm seeks to expand its growing portfolio of investme.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2016

China"s Dalian Wanda opens $5.1 billion tourism park

By Alexandra Harney SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Dalian Wanda Group, the Chinese entertainment giant owned by the country's richest man, opened the first phase of a sprawling 34 billion yuan ($5.1 billion) tourism park in the eastern city of Hefei on Saturda.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooSep 24th, 2016

Dalian Wanda, Sony to partner on multiple big-budget movies

BEIJING (AP) — China's Dalian Wanda Group and Sony Pictures Entertainment Motion Picture Group have formed a partnership to cooperate on multiple big-budget movies, marking another step into the global film industry by the Chinese conglomerate......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 7th, 2017

Wanda Opens $2.5 Billion Theme Park in Yunnan

China’s giant Wanda group this week opened a major theme park in Yunnan province, South West China......»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 26th, 2015

Wanda"s Big Qingdao Studio Pitch: Will Hollywood Take the Bait?

Wanda has offered Hollywood a carrot — in the form of a lucrative 40 percent production rebate — but will productions bite?.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooOct 19th, 2016

Wanda Cinema IPO Blocked by China Regulators, Report

Company is China's largest theater chain and linked to AMC in North America......»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 3rd, 2014