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Jack Ma trawls Hollywood for online content

Alibaba founder will seek deals for rights to distribute US movies and TV shows in China, or buy studio stakes
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 05:50

Armed with US$25 billion from last month's IPO, Mr Ma is looking for entertainment his company can sell to Chinese consumers through its set-top boxes.

Hong Kong

BILLIONAIRE Jack Ma is stepping up his Hollywood dealmaking push, leading a team of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd executives meeting studios to acquire online content, people with knowledge of the situation said.

The Alibaba founder will meet in coming days Lions Gate

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