Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton renews contract

RHIAN JONES

Michael Lynton has renewed his contract with Sony as CEO of Sony Entertainment and chairman and CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment.

His contract extension, the length of which was not revealed, was announced Tuesday by Kazuo Hirai, president and CEO of Sony, reports Billboard.

Lynton joined Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2004. In 2012, he was named chief executive of Sony Entertainment, overseeing the company's global entertainment business, including music and music publishing.

Discussing the renewed contract, Hirai said: "Michael's ...

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