Lionsgate has acquired domestic distribution rights to an untitled documentary about religion directed by Larry Charles and featuring Bill Maher. The film will be distributed next spring.
Lionsgate has acquired a significant stake in entertainment website Break.com in a move that will give the studio an additional online outlet for its film and TV content.
Lionsgate prexy Steve Beeks has been upped to chief operating officer and will keep the prexy title, the company announced Tuesday,.
Lionsgate will distribute laffer "Frankenhood," the first film from Morgan Gendel, Jeremy Littman and ex-Wall Streeter Jonas Littman's Anvil Studios banner.
Lionsgate expects to see big business from its new private equity partnership, even though it will push the indie studio into the red.
Lionsgate has closed a $400 million slate financing deal to cover 23 films over the next three years. The mini-studio announced Tuesday that the financing -- arranged by Goldman Sachs -- covers…
Jieho Lee is in negotiations to direct Lionsgate's "Kane and Lynch," an actioner based on the upcoming videogame by Eidos Interactive.
Lionsgate has acquired domestic and U.K. distribution rights to "The Spirit," a live adaptation of the classic Will Eisner comicbook series. Frank Miller wrote the script and will direct. This will…
David Spitz has been upped to exec VP-general sales manager of theatrical domestic distribution at Lionsgate. Spitz will work closely with theatrical distribution prexy Steve Rothenberg and…
Lionsgate has boarded martial-arts action film “The Forbidden Kingdom,” which pairs Jackie Chan and Jet Li for the first time on the bigscreen. Indie studio is planning a September 2008 domestic…