Starz shoots for movie deals

Network inks licensing deals for 'P2,' 'Wedding'

Starz Entertainment has inked a flurry of licensing deals, locking up firstrun and library pics from Summit, Lionsgate, Hallmark, IFC, Samuel Goldwyn Co., First Look and Fremantle.

Firstrun pics include Samuel Goldwyn’s “Goya’s Ghost” starring Javier Bardem and helmed by Milos Forman, Summit horror-thriller “P2” starring Rachel Nichols., and IFC’s “After the Wedding,” an Oscar nominee last year for foreign film.

Library titles include “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea,” “By Dawn’s Early Light,” “Call of the Wild, “Bye Bye Birdie,” “Hound of the Baskervilles” and “Rear Window.”

Pics will run on Starz’s multiple linear and VOD channels.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety

Loading