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Zhang Wei

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Zhang Wei

President of Alibaba Pictures, Alibaba Group

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Zhang Wei is Hollywood liaison and president of Alibaba Pictures, a movie production division of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba. The former TV talk show host now approaches studios about producing, coproducing, and acquiring movies for Alibaba. Lionsgate and Disney are among those who’ve made deals to stream shows and movies in China through Alibaba’s subscription services.

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