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Zombie Film Maggie Picked Up by Lionsgate Zombie Film Maggie Picked Up by Lionsgate
"Maggie" the upcoming Arnold Schwarzenegger zombie film, has been picked up by Lionsgate.  The film was originally scheduled to debut at the Toronto Film Festival next month, but won't now because of the studio buying the distribution rights. Lionsgat...
08/27/2014 11:00 AM EST  |  Read More

Lionsgate Picks up Distribution Rights To Joss Whedons Much Ado About Nothing Lionsgate Picks up Distribution Rights To Joss Whedons Much Ad...
Joss Whedon's "Much Ado About Nothing" has been picked up Lionsgate, according to reports. The studio has acquired the North American distribution rights to the indie film, which played at the Toronto Film Festival last weekend. "I'm thrilled to be wo...
09/12/2012 10:45 AM EST  |  Read More

Lionsgate Looking to Adapt Films for TV Lionsgate Looking to Adapt Films for TV
Lionsgate may be giving us a good reason to finish dinner, grab our favorite beverage, then strap in for some great TV shows... as they are looking at turning several of its movie franchises into TV series, most notably "The Expendables". Also, with the acqui...
06/04/2012 9:58 AM EST  |  Read More

ABC Family Aquires Basic Cable Rights to The Hunger Games ABC Family Aquires Basic Cable Rights to The Hunger Games
"The Hunger Games" opened this past weekend with more than $214.3 million worldwide. The earnings were enough to catch the eye of ABC Family, who decided to buy up the basic cable rights to the film. ABC Family president Michael Riley said, "This tremendo...
03/26/2012 2:00 PM EST  |  Read More

Lionsgate Announces The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Teaser Trailer Date Lionsgate Announces The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 ...
The full teaser trailer for "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" will be released online Monday, March 26th at 3am US-PT/6am US-ET, according to Lionsgate. Fans will be able to get a sneak peek on March 20th at 3am US-PT/6am US-ET, will a small amount o...
03/09/2012 11:32 AM EST  |  Read More

The Hunger Games Trailer Released The Hunger Games Trailer Released
"The Hunger Games", the film adaptation of Suzanne Collins' novel, had its official trailer released by Lionsgate. The science fiction film will follow a post apocalyptic time in America in which the "Hunger Games" becomes an event where young ad...
11/14/2011 4:35 PM EST  |  Read More

Aaron Eckhart Lands I, Frankenstein Role Aaron Eckhart Lands I, Frankenstein Role
Aaron Eckhart, who played Harvey Dent in "Batman", has signed on to play the lead in "I, Frankenstein". The film is being released by Lakeshore Entertainment, Hopscotch Features and Lionsgate. Eckhart will be portraying Adam, a Frankenstein creature...
10/07/2011 4:20 PM EST  |  Read More

Dead Island Coming to Big Screen Dead Island Coming to Big Screen
Dead Island, the video game featuring zombies who attack travelers while on vacation on a paradise island, is being made for the big screen. Movie rights have been acquired by Lionsgate. Joke Drake from Lionsgate said, "Like the hundreds of journalists and millions...
09/27/2011 2:30 PM EST  |  Read More

Lionsgate Announces National Sneak Peak Preview Screenings of Warrior Lionsgate Announces National Sneak Peak Preview Screenings of Warrior
Santa Monica, CA, August 30, 2011- LIONSGATE ®  (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, today announced a special sneak preview screening program for inspirational sports drama WARRIOR.  The screenings will be held on...
08/30/2011 12:09 PM EST  |  Read More

"Dirty Dancing" to Make a Comeback "Dirty Dancing" to Make a Comeback
Lionsgate has announced that they will be releasing a remake of the classic 80's film, "Dirty Dancing". In a statement, the studio said, "Paying tribute to the emotional excitement of first love, the thrills and complexity of sexual awakening, the sou...
08/09/2011 3:46 PM EST  |  Read More