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REPORT: LIONSGATE TO SELL TV GUIDE CHANNEL AND WEBSITE

January 17, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Lionsgate managers, who came under a blistering attack from Carl Icahn when he was the company’s largest shareholder for buying the TV Guide cable channel and TVGuide.com for $250 million in 2009, now want to sell the channel and website, the New York Post reported today (Tuesday). Lionsgate has previously sold half of the two […]

“AMERICAN IDOL” COMPANY MAY BE SOLD TO SHOW’S CREATOR

May 28, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Simon Fuller, the creator of Britain’s Pop Idol, America’s American Idol, and their assorted offspring, is teaming up with former Barclays Capital banker Roger Jenkins to buy CKX Inc., the company that now owns American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance and other lucrative TV properties, the Wall Street Journal reported today (Friday), citing […]