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Sony Hack Shows Film Studio Head Paid Double CEO Hirai

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Sony Corp.’s movie-studio head Michael Lynton is paid about twice the salary of his boss, Chief Executive Officer Kazuo Hirai, according to documents leaked by hackers who broke into the company’s computers.

A spreadsheet posted on file-sharing site Pirate Bay shows that Lynton, the chairman of Sony Pictures, earned $3 million. Hirai was paid 184 million yen, or $1.5 million by the current exchange rate, in the last fiscal year, company filings show.