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Biden Earned Hollywood Support By Helping Studios Get Movies Into China


Added 07-18-19 01:20:02pm EST - “Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has a long history of supporting Hollywood studios' efforts to get their films into China.” - Freebeacon.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Freebeacon.com: “Biden Earned Hollywood Support By Helping Studios Get Movies Into China”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Former Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has a long history of supporting Hollywood studios' efforts to get their films into China.

For decades, Biden has developed close relationships with studio executives, and he is set for another round of Hollywood fundraisers this week, the Los Angeles Times reports. One of those events will be co-hosted by Jeffrey Katzenberg, former head of DreamWorks Animation, who hosted a May fundraiser which yielded more than $700,000 in one night for Biden.

Former Senator Chris Dodd, who headed the Motion Picture Association of America during Barack Obama's presidency, called Biden "our champion inside the White House."

The Times highlights an example of Biden's close relationship with Katzenberg and the film industry:

When then-Vice President Joe Biden hosted Chinese leader Xi Jinping for a five-day diplomatic blitz in 2012, a Hollywood Democratic mega-donor kept popping up with them.

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