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As it turns out, nobody likes to follow a Debbie Downer.
— Dan Zarrella, in a blog post titled “Data Shows that Negative Remarks Lead to Fewer [Twitter] Followers”
Here’s an entertainment exec who loves the Internet. Don’t all stare at once.
The Chernin Group and Chernin Entertainment
Peter Chernin is one of Hollywood’s top players and execs. The former senior News Corp. exec is now a movie producer — his first effort “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” is a big hit. But he’s also been increasingly active in media investing in Asia of late and has a lot to say about the global nature of entertainment in the digital age.
Posts With Peter Chernin
Peter Chernin’s investment company has announced its investment in Crunchyroll, the online anime subscription service. The Chernin Group now owns a majority stake in the company, via a deal that values the startup at something close to $100 million. AllThingsD reported on the deal in October.