Robert Halmi

Halmi’s Great Point backs screening portal

Screening site, launched in January by former National Geographic duo Roz Parker and Edwina Thring, has secured further funding from Robert Halmi’s UK-based investment firm Great Point and revealed deals with a series of distribution businesses. The non-transactional site said it was “the recipient of a major investment” round from the Great Point Ventures […]

Tim Kring joins Sonar board

Heroes creator Tim Kring is one of two new board members for US production and distribution company Sonar Entertainment. Kring began working with Sonar earlier this year on a new multi-platform project called The Drake Equation. He and former Warner Bros. and Paramount Digital president Tom Lesinski have now joined the company’s board. Kring is […]