Lionsgate has named Brian Goldsmith, a key player in the acquisition of Summit, co-chief operating officer alongside Steve Beeks, to spearhead corporate development for the studios growing platform…
Summit Entertainment and Lionsgate have agreed to walk down the aisle, combining the town's leading minimajors in a complex cash and stock deal worth $412.5 million.
Lionsgate has named investor Mark Rachesky , who owns 37 percent of the mini-major -- as co-chairman of the board.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
Lionsgate's facing a major distraction to its operations as Carl Icahn becomes the largest Lionsgate shareholder.
Carl Ichan's blistered the management of Lionsgate and officially notified the minimajor that he'll launch a proxy fight to take over the board of directors.