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Sir Howard Stringer is a Welsh-born American businessman. He served as Chairman of the Board, chairman, president and CEO of Sony Corporation. He is also the head of the board of trustees of the American Film Institute. Wikipedia

Quick Facts

Birth date: February 19, 1942
Birth place: Cardiff, United Kingdom
Profession:Businessperson, Journalist
Education:University of Oxford, Merton College, Oxford
Nationality:Wales
Spouse:Jennifer Kinmond (m. 1978)
Siblings:Rob Stringer
Awards:International Emmy Award for Founders
Movies:A Tale Of Two Irelands
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Interesting Facts

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1Has been tapped to become Chairman & CEO of the Sony Corporation of America, taking over from Noboyuki Idei. This is the first time a westerner has been picked to run a traditionally Japanese corporation. [March 2005]
2Is portrayed by Peter Jurasik in The Late Shift (1996)
3Recieved his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Oxford University in England.
4Was knighted by Queen Elizabeth in 1999 for his contributions to journalism and media (hence his title, Sir Howard Stringer KBE) [1999]
5Executive Producer of "CBS Evening News with Dan Rather" (1981-1984)
6Became a U.S Citizen in 1985
7President of CBS News (1986-1988)
8President of CBS, Inc. (1988-1995)
9Executive Producer of "CBS Reports" (1976-1981)
10Hired Andrew Lack (former President & COO of the NBC Television Network) to run Sony Music Entertainment after Tommy Mottola stepped down. Lack and Stringer worked together at CBS News in the 1980's.
11Fought in the Vietnam War and was given the U.S. Army Commendation Medal for meritorious achievement for service in Vietnam (1965-1967)
12Was responsible for wooing David Letterman over to CBS when he was president of CBS in the early 1990's. Letterman took the contract over a dispute of not being named the successor to Johnny Carson on NBC's The Tonight Show [1993].
13Was named Chairman & CEO of the Sony Corporation Worldwide (he was previously head of Sony Corporation of America, which was all of Sony's Entertainment Assets, such as Columbia & TriStar movie studios, television units, music enterprises, and home video units). This was a landmark change in Sony's organization because this was the first time a westerner was tapped to lead a traditional Japanese-run company [2005].
14Executive Vice President, CBS News (1984-1986)


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003Britannia AwardBAFTA/LA Britannia AwardsContributions to Worldwide Entertainment
1978ATAS Broadcast Journalism AwardPrimetime Emmy AwardsCBS Reports (1959)


Filmography

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Defense of the United States1981TV Mini-Series documentary executive producer
CBS Reports1980TV Series documentary executive producer - 1 episode

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
CBS Reports1979TV Series documentary 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Working in the Theatre2002-2004TV Series documentary thanks - 19 episodes

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did for Love2013DocumentaryHimself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Shirley MacLaine2012TV MovieHimself
The 2011 Annual American Theatre Wing Gala2011TV MovieHimself
60 Minutes2006-2009TV Series documentaryHimself - CEO, Sony Corporation / Himself - Sony Corporation / Himself - CEO, Sony (segment "Sir Howard")
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Michael Douglas2009TV MovieHimself
Baeder: Pleasant Journeys and Good Eats Along the Way2009DocumentaryHimself
Eigo de shabera-night2008TV SeriesHimself
Gala Tribute AFI's 40th Anniversary2007TV MovieHimself
Shootout2006TV SeriesHimself
2003 Annual BAFTA/LA Cunard Britannia Awards2003TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Filmed Entertainment
The 30th Annual International Emmy Awards2002TV SpecialHimself - Winner
The Welsh in New York2000TV Movie documentaryAs himself
Investigative Reports1994TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bloomberg Game Changers2010TV Series documentaryHimself - CEO, Sony Corp
60 Minutes2010TV Series documentaryHimself - CEO, Sony Corporation

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