July 25, 2006 3:59 AM
What is Reason Pictures and who is Ben Goldhirsh? West Magazine explores:
Just a few weeks after his 26th birthday, [Ben Goldhirsh] is financing half a dozen films at his production company, Reason Pictures; getting ready to launch a national magazine, called Good; eyeing television, book publishing and the music business; and running a private foundation that gives millions a year to charity. That, and he just moved out of a small, bland studio apartment and into an airy farmhouse with a Guernica-sized TV, a stone fireplace that could double as a climbing wall, a guest cottage and hiking trails on five rugged acres in the middle of Beverly Hills.