Profile: Lions Gate Entertainment Corp (LGF.N)
5 Dec 2016
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., incorporated on April 28, 1997, is engaged in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, international distribution and sales, branded channel platforms, interactive ventures and games and location-based entertainment. The Company operates through two segments: Motion Pictures and Television Production. The Company's Motion Pictures segment consists of the development and production of feature films, acquisition of North American and around the world distribution rights, North American theatrical, home entertainment and television distribution of feature films produced and acquired, and around the world licensing of distribution rights to feature films produced and acquired. The Company's Television Production segment consists of the development, production and around the world distribution of television productions, including television series, television movies, and mini-series and non-fiction programming.
The Company's Motion Pictures segment is engaged in the domestic theatrical release of motion pictures licensed to theatrical exhibitors on a picture-by-picture basis (directly distributed by it in the United States and through a sub-distributor in Canada). It is engaged in the sale and rental of its film productions and acquired or licensed films and certain television programs (including theatrical and direct-to-video releases) to retail stores and through digital media platforms. The Company distributes a library of approximately 16,000 motion picture titles and television episodes and programs. It licenses its theatrical productions and acquired films to the linear pay, basic cable and free television markets. It is engaged in the licensing of productions, acquired films, catalog product and libraries of acquired titles from its international subsidiaries and distribution to international distributors, on a territory-by-territory basis. It has an interactive ventures and games division and global franchise management and strategic partnerships division. It is also engaged in the sale and licensing of music from the theatrical exhibition of its films and the television broadcasts of its productions, and licensing of its films and television programs to ancillary markets.
The Company's Television Production segment is engaged in the licensing and syndication of approximately one-hour and approximately half-hour scripted and unscripted series, television movies, mini-series and non-fiction programming. The Company is engaged in the sale or rental of television production movies or series on packaged media and through digital media platforms.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp
2700 Colorado Ave Ste 200
SANTA MONICA CA 90404-5502
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