TBS's love affair with Tyler Perry continues to smolder, ignited by its deal with Lionsgate to pre-buy Perry's "Meet the Browns," which opens in theaters Friday.
Jennifer Hudson is negotiating to star in "Tyler Perry's the Family That Preys," a drama Perry wrote and will direct and star in for Lionsgate.
Continuing its lucrative relationship with Tyler Perry, Lionsgate has signed up with the multihyphenate for his next two films.
Lionsgate posted a bigger loss in the second quarter than in the year-ago frame, but revenue shot up 57% on improved film performance, spurring the company's stock.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up overseas rights to two upcoming Lionsgate sequels, "The Punisher 2: War Zone" and "Crank 2: High Voltage."
Lionsgate has cut a $20 million pact with USA Network and its Sci Fi Channel sibling for smallscreen rights to a package of pics that includes "3:10 to Yuma," "Saw II" and "Good Luck Chuck." Pact is…
After Dark Films and Lionsgate have acquired "Mulberry Street," a horror pic that screened at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Lionsgate will develop a feature about the formative years of theoretical physicist, mathematician and 20th century icon Albert Einstein.
Mark Helfrich has signed on to direct the action-thriller "Five Killers" for Lionsgate.
Lionsgate has brought on Vadim Perelman to rewrite "Atlas Shrugged" and direct Angelina Jolie in the starring role.