Mr. Benn, a famous actor in China, joins us today to tell his forty years’ experience of living and working in Asia. In the interview, he recalled the days of working with Bruce Lee – a household name in China- and told interesting stories straight from the set. But Jon’s profile is more than acting. He also has keen foresight which helps him build entertainment businesses for wealthy people in China. Watch the whole interview for his inside story.
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Jon T. Benn

Mr. Benn, a famous actor in China, joins us today to tell his forty years’ experience of living and working in Asia. In the interview, he recalled the days of working with Bruce Lee – a household name in China- and told interesting stories straight from the set. But Jon’s profile is more than acting. He also has keen foresight which helps him build entertainment businesses for wealthy people in China. Watch the whole interview for his inside story.

The Power Brokers

Reveals hidden rules of entertainment industry in China, we speak to all the power brokers in the world of celebrity, music, sports film, TV and branded entertainment space. The agencies, the producers, the promoters, the agents and the brands who work in entertainment.

Michael Mac

Host: Michael MacRitchie - Founder, MGI Entertainment

MGI Entertainment was founded by Michael MacRitchie who brings a wealth of industry leadership and expertise in entertainment marketing, sponsorship, endorsement and brand building through media platforms. Michael pioneered international music and sports sponsorship programs here in China as Vice President of Emma Entertainment & Ticketmaster. Overseeing programs for the USA Basketball pre- Olympic games, concerts like Linkin Park, Avril Lavigne, Celine Dion, Sarah Brightman, Jon Legend, Maroon 5, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera and connected brands like Chivas, Dell, Chow Tai Fook, General Motors, Henkal & Puma through these entertainment experiences.
Before coming to China, Michael created advertising programs and sponsorships for the European Football Cup, London Olympic bid, Sony Tropfest in Sydney & “Schoolie’s Week” on the Gold Coast with Screen Media and OTN. Prior to being a facilitator of branded entertainment, Michael worked as an artist agent, founding MJ entertainment which negotiated contracts on behalf of touring artists for the Hennessey Artistry program and Anchor beer. Michael also has media advertising expertise helping launch the largest LED network China has seen which was sold to the Tulip group. Michael learnt that he was passionate about writing and entertainment as he cut his teeth as a young reporter in the sports room at Channel 9 in Sydney.
At MGI Entertainment, Michael is in charge of maintaining a permanent link with agents, producers and strategic partners around the globe allowing MGI to evolve and grow.” Michael MacRitchie” holds a Bachelor Degree in Business majoring in Media & Advertising (Hons) from the University of Macquarie (Australia).

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