Starting with nothing more than a local theater chain and a streak of ambition, the Redstones built a media empire that ultimately would span the globe—then spent years fighting over it. Now the family is engaged in its biggest battle yet, between Sumner Redstone and his enigmatic daughter, Shari. Could this be the final act for one of the greatest business dynasties Boston has ever seen?
But the buzzy Boston author’s lusty take plays loose with the facts while missing the real story.
He started out as a Patriots intern. Then Will McDonough made a very important friend, and got himself a much, much sweeter job.