The Billionaire tells the story of Aitthipat Kulapongvanich and how he, at the age of nineteen, dropped out from university to launch a packaged fried seaweed business that is now Taokaenoi Food & Marketing and became one of Thailand's youngest (baht) billionaires
Hilarity ensues when a handsome businessman goes undercover in New York City as a "Homeless Billionaire."
The Last Billionaire is a 1934 French comedy film directed by René Clair and starring Max Dearly, Marthe Mellot and Renée Saint-Cyr. The film is based on a fictional small European kingdom which is on the verge of going broke. Its French title is Le dernier milliardaire.
A paysan is mistaken for a millionaire to whom he looks exactly like.
Although it's a familiar name in China, the search engine Baidu is little known elsewhere -- despite being the fifth most-visited website on Earth. Robin Li, the company's founder, details Baidu's complex corporate history in this documentary.
Matthew McConaughey to star in a feature film adaptation of the book of the same name by Benjamin Wallace, about the mysterious circumstances behind the discovery and auction of a 1787 Chateau Lafite Bordeaux where bottles of wine purported to have been owned by Thomas Jefferson were called fakes - after they have been bought for a half-million dollars by billionaire Bill Koch.
After Barack Obama swept to power promising a new era of hope and change, the emergence of a citizens protest movement called the Tea Party threatened to derail his agenda. Was this uprising the epitome of grassroots democracy? Or was it an example of "astroturfing" - the creation of fake grassroots groups, designed to put corporate messages in the mouths of seemingly independent citizens?
In Summer 2009, something stirred in America. After Barack Obama and a Democratic congress swept to power promising a new era of hope and change, out of nowhere a citizens protest movement emerged that threatened to derail their agenda. Was this uprising the epitome of grassroots democracy? Or was it, as some said, an example of ‘astroturfing’? That is, the creation of fake grassroots (ie. Astroturf: get it?) groups, designed to put corporate messages in the mouths of seemingly independent citizens.
The Rebel Billionaire: Branson's Quest for the Best is a reality show for Fox Broadcasting Company's fall 2004 season.
Becoming a Billionaire is a 2010 South Korean television series starring Ji Hyun-woo, Lee Bo-young, Lee Si-young and Namgoong Min. It aired on KBS2 from March 1 to May 4, 2010 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 20 episodes.