Saturday, December 14, 2019

REPORT: LIONSGATE TO ACQUIRE TWILIGHT STUDIO

January 9, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Having failed in its effort to acquire MGM last year, Lionsgate is expected to announce as early as this week that it will be be buying Summit Entertainment for $400 plus the assumption of $300 million in debt, published reports said over the weekend. Lionsgate had spent much of the past year fending off takeover […]

EX-SHOWTIME CHIEF GOING TO NBC

November 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Robert Greenblatt, who is credited with turning the CBS-owned Showtime pay-TV channel into a viable competitor to Time Warner’s HBO, will take over as chairman of NBC Entertainment once the NBC Universal-Comcast merger is completed. Greenblatt was responsible for augmenting the channel’s movie titles with such original programs as Dexter, Weeds, United States of Tara, […]