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Wall Street has continued to swoon over Lionsgate as half-dozen analysts have boosted their price targets for the studio in the wake of a strong earnings report.
Lionsgate stock, which has set eight record highs this year, has received an 21% boost its its price target from Wall Street analyst Matthew Harrigan of Wunderlich Securities.
Sony Pictures Television has sold off-net rights to veteran CBS comedy "Rules of Engagement" to TBS, the companies announced Wednesday.
AMC's "Breaking Bad," ABC's "Modern Family" and NBC's "30 Rock" led the way with three nominations apiece in the TV heat for the 2011 Writers Guild Awards.