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President, Worldwide Television & Digital Distribution / Co-Head, Worldwide Home Entertainment Operations
: Lionsgate Television, Lionsgate, Lionsgate, Lionsgate Home Entertainment
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Lionsgate has promoted Jim Packer and Ron Schwartz to be co-heads of its worldwide home entertainment operation, which generates nearly $1 billion annually. The studio touted the promotions as…
With disc sales struggling to maintain the value they've long enjoyed on conglomerate balance sheets, EST growth is critical to studios, which must transition the whole notion of ownership to…
Rep. Francis Underwood is on quite the worldwide whirlwind tour.
Lionsgate and Samsung are joining forces to capitalize on the momentum of 3D content in the home entertainment market.
Layoffs at Summit Entertainment began this week, in the wake of its acquisition by Lionsgate, and those cut will include a handful of senior execs including TV distribution head Alex Fragen and home…
Lionsgate and Starz Entertainment announced on Thursday a new multiyear, multiplatform, film licensing deal that will bring more than 500 Lionsgate movies to the premium channel.
Gary Marenzi, co-prexy of worldwide television at MGM Studios, is exiting the company.
Jim Packer has left the Lion for Lionsgate, where he'll serve as prexy of worldwide television distribution and digital.
James Bond may be on hold at MGM, but "Teen Wolf" is a go.
NBC is getting into the ring with "American Gladiators," which has been revived by the Peacock for midseason.
Gary Marenzi has joined MGM as co-prexy of worldwide television, sharing overall responsibility for the division with Jim Packer. Move comes as Lion chairman Harry Sloan focuses on upgrading the…