Wang Jianlin

Media mogul Wang Jianlin bets on world’s largest movie studios to turn Qingdao into China’s Hollywood

Will Hollywood come knocking on Wang Jianlin’s movie metropolis?

At the Oriental Movie Metropolis in this seaside city, workers are putting finishing touches on the fittings and glitzy lights of the world’s largest movie production studios: a 50-billion yuan (US$7.9 billion), five-year undertaking by Wang Jianlin, once China’s wealthiest businessman.