MGM Contemplates Selling Its Studios

MGM Contemplates Selling Its Studios

MGM Holdings are contemplating selling its studios in hopes of catching the eye of “international media companies, private-equity investors and blank-check companies.”  On Dec. 21, 2020, The Wall Street Journal reported that MGM has begun the paperwork to sell the company. The movie studio behind the “James Bond” franchise is estimated to be worth around […]

David Picker, Launched Movie Career of Steve Martin, and the Beatles Dies

David Picker, Launched Movie Career of Steve Martin, and the Beatles Dies

David Picker who at 38 years old became the president of United Artists and later ran Columbia, Lorimar, and Paramount Pictures died on April 21, 2019, from colon cancer. He was 87 years old. Kathie Berlin, a former United Artists colleague, confirmed the news. Picker was known for producing iconic movies such as the Beatles […]

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