American film studio executive.
Former president of production at both New Line Cinema and DreamWorks.
Chairman of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Motion Picture Group.
De Luca has been nominated for three Academy Awards for Best Picture.
May 10, 2022 Media/Hollywood
American business magnate and pioneer of the motion picture industry.
Formed Loew's Theatres and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) film studio.
A few months before Loew's death in 1927, Joseph P. Kennedy invited him to take part in a lecture series at Harvard University on the film industry.
May 1, 2022 Media/Hollywood
Co-founder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, an American media company.
Mayer became the first Hollywood executive in America to earn a million-dollar salary. He was also the most famous of the studio moguls during the Golden Age of Hollywood. His daughter Edith married William Goetz, another Jewish film mogul who became Vice President of 20th Century Fox.
Polish-American film producer.
Founding contributor and executive of several Hollywood studios.
Goldwyn's namesake film making enterprise, Goldwyn Pictures, was acquired by Marcus Loew in 1924 and merged into Metro Pictures, becoming Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer. Despite it carrying his namesake, Goldwyn never participated in ownership, management, or production at MGM.