Viva la Madness

Sonar’s Stein joins Gaumont as CEO exits

It has emerged Gene Stein exited Sonar Entertainment last week to join rival LA studio Gaumont, which is consolidating its television assets under one brand. Stein (left) has been named president of the new unit, Gaumont Television US, with current Gaumont International Television CEO Katie O’Connell (below right) leaving the restructuring business. Gaumon Television US […]

Action star Statham says Viva la Madness

Hollywood action star Jason Statham is to star in a television action thriller titled Viva la Madness. The one-hour drama series is based on a J.J. Connolly book of the same name and has LA-based Gaumont International Television signed on as producer. No broadcaster is attached at this stage. Statham, cult star of films such […]