Andy Kaplan

Kaplan and Chien’s KC Global Media acquires SPT Asian channels

KC Global Media Entertainment, the company launched by Sony Pictures Television (SPT) alums Andy Kaplan and George Chien, have completed the acquisition of four Asian channels from the executives’ former employers. The deal, first unveiled in January, will see Kaplan and Chien’s KC Global take a 100% stake in South East Asian and Korean media networks […]

QYou names ex-Sony networks chief Kaplan as India chairman

Best-of-the-web channel provider QYou Media has named former president of Sony Pictures Worldwide Networks Andy Kaplan as chairman of QYou India, a newly formed subsidiary set up to deliver QYou’s mix of digital-first video content to an Indian audience of over 185 million mobile and TV subscribers.  Kaplan will work toward QYou India becoming a […]

Kaplan exits Sony as Le Goy expands role

Andy Kaplan is one of three president-level executives leaving Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE), with worldwide distribution chief Keith Le Goy rising in the reshuffle. Kaplan has been with Sony or its affiliates for nearly 30 years, and has greatly expanded the US studio’s channels operations in his most recent role. However, he will leave his […]