The cover of the Feb. 29 issue of Forbes magazine features a photograph of Legendary CEO, alumnus Thomas Tull ’92, with the headline “Reinventing the Blockbuster,” referencing the publication’s feature article. “Box Office Billionaire: How Legendary’s Thomas Tull Used Comics, China and a Secret Formula to Remake Hollywood” details Tull’s intricate negotiation of his impending sale of Legendary Entertainment to China’s richest man, Wang Jianlin, and his Dalian Wanda Group for a reported $3.5 billion.
Tull, who is founder of Legendary, is a member of the college’s board of trustees and has provided internships at his company for Hamilton students for several years. The Forbes article includes reference to Tull’s degree from the college. He has expressed gratitude for his Hamilton education on multiple occasions.