Carl Icahn's on the prowl again for Lionsgate in the wake of the mini-major exploring acquisitions.
Lionsgate has tapped Peter Iacono to head its international TV distribution arm.
Activist investor Carl Icahn has decided his work is done at Yahoo Inc. after muscling his way on to the slumping Internet company's board nearly 15 months ago.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Lionsgate shareholders have elected all 12 of the mini-major's nominees to its board as a long-threatened proxy fight from billionaire Carl Icahn failed to materialize.
Building defenses against a possible takeover move by Carl Icahn, Lionsgate has allied with Mark Rachesky, its largest shareholder, and announced he'll be part of its slate of board of directors…
Carl Icahn has remained on the hunt for Lionsgate, boosting his stake this week to 17.7% from 17.2%, according to a regulatory filing.
Carl Icahn has remained on the prowl for Lionsgate, boosting his stake Wednesday to 16.9% from 15.9%, according to a regulator filing.
Carl Icahn has nudged his stake in Lionsgate up to 15.9% from 15.6% since last week, indicating he may still make a run to control the mini-major.
Carl Icahn has boosted his stake in Lionsgate to 15.6% from 14.5% over the past month in a signal that he could still make a move to control the mini-major.
Lionsgate is teaming with filmmaker Paul Haggis on the thriller "The Next Three Days," an adaptation of the French film "Pour elle."