Former Sony Executives Pen Groundbreaking Deal for Asian Entertainment
Manatt represented Andy Kaplan and George Chien, former Sony Pictures Television Worldwide Networks executives, in their agreement to acquire Sony’s Southeast Asian and Korean media networks business. Kaplan and Chien established KC Global Media Entertainment LLC to manage the acquired channels, including entertainment network AXN, Japanese anime and anime-inspired entertainment destination ANIMAX, and Korean programming hub SONY ONE.
ClientAndrew Kaplan and George Chien
Mergers & Acquisitions
Entertainment & Media
Entertainment - Individual
Entertainment - Other
Motion Picture / TV / Radio