David Geffen

David Lawrence Geffen was born February 21, 1943, and is an American business magnate, producer and philanthropist. Geffen is noted for creating Asylum Records in 1970, Geffen Records in 1980, and DGC Records in 1990. Geffen was also one of the three founders of DreamWorks SKG in 1994.

Inventing David Geffen

avid Geffen’s far-reaching influence — as agent, manager, record industry mogul, Hollywood and Broadway producer, and philanthropist — has helped shape American popular culture for the past four decades. Notoriously press and camera-shy, Geffen reveals himself for the first time in the new two-hour documentary.

Source: www.pbs.org | Date: 7th November 2012 Read more

Billionaire David Geffen, 69, splits from toyboy lover 41 years his junior after six years together

He has enjoyed a trip to the White House, a house in Malibu and jaunts with Hollywood stars. But now after six years of a life he could only dream of, former California college student Jeremy Lingvall has finally split from his partner, billionaire media mogul David Geffen. The pair have parted ways because ‘the relationship had simply run its course’, the New York Post reported.

Source: www.dailymail.co.uk | Date: 21st February 2012 Read more