LONDON -- Mister Smith Entertainment chief executive David Garrett announced four key appointments Wednesday that see the fast-expanding finance and sales company establish a Paris office in addition…
Summit Entertainment Finance
Aiming to provide an array of financing to the indie sector, Solar Entertainment Group has partnered with Hoffman Lloyd LLC to create a media/entertainment investment bank dubbed Solar Entertainment…
David Shaheen, managing director and group head & William Hageman, exec director, JPMorgan's Entertainment Industries Group
JP Morgan, which traces trace its Hollywood lending back to the silent films of the 1920s, has been involved in a striking number of the deals described on these pages.
"We do a lot of financing work with various lenders, especially for key clients like Lionsgate," says Spicer, who represented Comerica Bank in the negotiation and documentation of single-picture…
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
With the worldwide success of "The Hunger Games" still ringing as a clarion to the viability of independently financed films, Lionsgate's $412.5 million deal to buy Summit Entertainment is echoing on…
A look at new players to the fest, including Dignity Film Finance, Solar Pictures and Swarovski Entertainment.
From dashed hopes to confidence boosts, the year's biggest film finance stories revealed new players and strategies in funding the movie industry. Wall Street may have fled Hollywood in the wake of…
Matosich has his hand in every major Summit film deal. He negotiated the acquisition of "The Twilight Saga" and Norwegian best-selling crime thriller "Headhunters."
Through decades of Hollywood's financial ups and downs, JP Morgan has been a steadying force, and its Entertainment Industries Group today has in place $10 billion in credit facilities.