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PINEWOOD-SHEPPERTON STUDIOS A TAKEOVER TARGET

April 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Pinewood-Shepperton, the British studio that only a few years ago found itself struggling as Hollywood studios were being successfully wooed by other U.S. states and foreign countries, suddenly is being courted by two rich suitors. Just days after Peel Holdings made a takeover bid of $144 million, the studio said that it had received a […]

U.K. STUDIO SAYS THREAT OF SAG STRIKE HALTED ’09 PRODUCTIONS

April 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Britain’s Pinewood Shepperton Studios saw its profit fall 24 percent to $6.88 million in 2009 from $9.02 million in 2008, but it blamed the downturn on the slowdown in production due to the threatened strike by the Screen Actors Guild during the first half of the year. Current production at the studio, it said, was […]