Michael Lynne (April 23, 1941 – March 24, 2019) was an American film executive.
|Died||March 24, 2019 77) (aged|
Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
|Alma mater||Brooklyn College|
Michael Lynne graduated from Brooklyn College and held a Juris Doctor from Columbia University. After a chance encounter with law-school acquaintance Bob Shaye, Lynne joined New Line Cinema as outside legal counsel in the early 1980s. In 1990, he was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of the studio. In 2001, he was named co-chairman and co-chief executive officer.
- Brooklyn College profile
- DiGiacomo, Frank. "New Line: The Lost Tycoons". The Hive. Retrieved 2017-05-11.
- Lyons, Jill Goldsmith, Charles (2001-03-29). "New Line realigns, lifts Lynne". Variety. Retrieved 2017-05-11.
- Fleming Jr, Mike (2019-03-25). "Former New Line Co-CEO Michael Lynne Dead At Age 77". Deadline. Retrieved 2019-03-25.