'The Promise' Film Screens at the Vatican -
Asbarez Armenian News'The Promise' Film Screens at the VaticanAsbarez Armenian NewsThe big-budget epic was bankrolled by late billionaire Kirk Kerkorian. Its lead actors, Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac, did not make the trek to Vatican City, but the intimate event held for Vatican officials in the 50-seat Vatican Cinematheque's ...
Posted on 5 April 2017 | 2:39 pm
Armenian Genocide Movie 'The Promise'
VarietyArmenian Genocide Movie 'The Promise' Screens at Vatican With Director Terry George and Talent (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyThe big-budget epic was bankrolled by late billionaire Kirk Kerkorian. Its lead actors, Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac, did not make the trek to Vatican City, but the intimate event held for Vatican officials in the 50-seat Vatican Cinematheque's ...and more »
Posted on 4 April 2017 | 12:54 pm
A 'Promise' Delivered - The Armenian
The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorA 'Promise' DeliveredThe Armenian Mirror-SpectatorWhile discussing the Armenian Genocide with a close associate of Kirk Kerkorian a few years before the magnate's death, I was told that he is not a person who deals with the past; instead, he is a man of the future. I was saddened to hear that comment, ...“The Promise” Is A Crucial Film On Armenian GenocideForwardDenial Isn't Just a River in Egypt: Why Every American Should See The PromiseHuffington Post'Why every American should see The Promise' - The Huffington PostArmenpress.amall 10 news articles »
Posted on 30 March 2017 | 9:22 am
GM rejects proposal from hedge fund
Detroit Free PressGM rejects proposal from hedge fund billionaire David EinhornDetroit Free PressBack in 2006, then CEO Rick Wagoner, hobbled by losses and a bloated corporate bureaucracy, fought to fend off billionaire activist investor Kirk Kerkorian and his wingman, Jerry York, a former Chrysler finance chief whom Kerkorian installed on GM's board.Unlocking Value at GM: Two Classes of Common Shares - Greenlight CapitalGreenlight Capitalall 107 news articles »
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 10:59 am
Gershon Kekst, 82, leader in Wall Street
The Boston GlobeGershon Kekst, 82, leader in Wall Street public relationsThe Boston Globe... advised Kohlberg Kravis Roberts in the late 1980s in its successful bid to buy RJR Nabisco in the frenzied merger contest made famous by the book “Barbarians at the Gate,” and counseled Chrysler as it rebuffed unwanted bids by billionaire Kirk ...
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 4:49 pm
Attorney Caught in Wiretapping Scandal Loses
A Los Angeles jury found Christensen guilty of paying private investigator Pellicano more than $100,000 to wiretap the ex-wife of his billionaire client Kirk Kerkorian in a high-profile child custody dispute. Christensen, once managing partner of what is ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:21 pm
Minor convictions reversed against celebrity
Well-heel clients never charged in the scheme included Paramount Pictures Corp. Chairman Brad Grey, billionaire casino owner Kirk Kerkorian and comedian Chris Rock. The foul-mouthed detective was convicted at two trials of 78 counts, including racketeering ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:12 am
Kirk Kerkorian: Las Vegas Mogul Dead At 98
Kirk Kerkorian a Las Vegas mogul, who understood businesses from a very young age and amassed billions from his brash tact, died yesterday. Surprisingly, as with many of his business strategies, the cause of his death hasn’t been revealed. While the fact ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 6:29 pm
'Unpretentious' Vegas Mogul Kirk Kerkorian
(Newser) – Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, an eighth-grade dropout who built Las Vegas' biggest hotels, tried to take over Chrysler, and bought and sold MGM at a profit three times, died last night at age 98. The reserved, unpretentious Kerkorian spent much ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 5:54 am
Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian dead at age 98
Kirk Kerkorian, the son of Armenian immigrants who became a billionaire Las Vegas mogul, has died at the age of 98. The veteran US businessman was the largest shareholder in MGM Resorts International. USA TODAY In a photo from Aug. 20, 2008, billionaire ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 5:23 am