Barbara Broccoli ranks in THR's Women in Entertainment 2012

Bond News - 07-12-12
The Bond co-producer Barbara Broccoli has been ranked number #36 by The Hollywood Reporter on their list of most powerful women in entertainment. Topping the rankings is Anne Sweeney, co-chairman of Disney and coming in third is Broccoli's colleague, Amy Pascal, Co-chairman, Sony Pictures Entertainment.

The trade press also asked the women a few quick fire questions. Here are Broccoli's responses:

When I leave work each day, I can't wait to: Go to sleep. When you're based in London, you get up early and are shooting all day, and then L.A. starts phoning you.

Favorite way to unwind on the weekend: Reading the Sunday papers with a big pot of coffee.

Most surprising song on my iPod: Adele, but is that surprising?

Proudest moment this year: On the 50th anniversary [of the release of the first Bond movie] on Oct. 5, we did a charity auction in London at Sotheby's and raised a couple million dollars for UNICEF and a couple of other charities.

Totally starstruck around: People in public service.

What I'd tell my 22-year-old self about working in Hollywood: "Don't be ruled by fear."

Best advice I've gotten: From my father: "Don't let temporary people make permanent decisions."

Top three shows on my DVR: Homeland, Breaking Bad and Meet the Press.

Discuss this news here...

 
Earlier Story: '007 Legends' studio Eurocom makes remaining staff redundant

Later Story: 'Skyfall' box office supremacy predicted this weekend

This content is maintained by www.mi6-hq.com Content is copyright its respective owners and is published for non profit educational use only. All original content is copyright mi6-hq.com © 2014. MI6 accept no responsibility or give warranty for the accuracy authenticity or correctness of content. James Bond 007 is a registered trademark of DANJAQ, LLC, a Delaware corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Webmasters seeking news syndication or for press contact information - click here.

Not Forgetting James Bond - Syd Cain Autobiography

Latest Headlines

Bond 24 - 29-09-14
Tabloids try to link Rihanna to Bond 24 in echoes of Madonna... Full Story

Media Alert - 28-09-14
Germany TV - 'The World Is Not Enough' on ZDF, Monday night... Full Story

Bond 24 - 27-09-14
Is British actor Mark Strong the new Bond villain?... Full Story

Bond News - 26-09-14
Universal lose appeal to halt MGM lawsuit over 'Section 6' movie... Full Story

Bond 24 - 25-09-14
Bond 24 to film in Morocco for around 15 days in Casablanca and Tangier... Full Story

Media Alert - 24-09-14
France TV - Two films on France 4 this Sunday... Full Story

Media Alert - 23-09-14
Australia TV - 007 double bill on Nine next weekend... Full Story

Media Alert - 22-09-14
New trailer drops for 'Kingsman: The Secret Service'... Full Story

Bond News - 21-09-14
Daniel Craig's 007 doesn't need jokes according to Roger Moore... Full Story

News Archive