James N. Gianopulos
Chair and CEO,
Fox Filmed Entertainment
Thursday, December 3, 2009
20th Century Fox Studios, West Los Angeles
5:00 p.m. - Reception
6:30 p.m. - Presentation
Fox Filmed Entertainment is a global leader in movie production and distribution, and is responsible for some of the top grossing movies of all time.
James N. Gianopulos has been involved in the evolution of entertainment and new technologies for more than 25 years, and is considered a leading strategist in the film and media industry. He has served as chairman of Fox Filmed Entertainment since 2000, prior to which he was president of 20th Century Fox International. In February 2006, he took on the additional role of CEO, and in March 2009, he was promoted to oversee all of News Corporation's Los Angeles-based creative production divisions, alongside Tom Rothman. Gianopulos is also involved in a number of civic and philanthropic activities.