LIONSGATE TO RELEASE FISCAL YEAR 2014 FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS AFTER MARKET CLOSE ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 8, 2013, AND TO HOLD ANALYST AND INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 9, 2013
SANTA MONICA, Calif. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, today announced it will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014 (quarter ended June 30, 2013) after market close on Thursday, August 8, 2013.
Lionsgate senior management will hold its analyst and investor conference call to discuss its first quarter fiscal 2014 financial results at 9:00 A.M. ET/6:00 A.M. PT on Friday, August 9, 2013. Interested parties may participate live in the conference call by calling 1-800-230-1059 (612-288-0329 outside the U.S. and Canada). A full digital replay will be available from Friday morning, August 9, through Friday, August 16, by dialing 1-800-475-6701 (320-365-3844 outside the U.S. and Canada) and using access code 298340.
Lionsgate is a leading global entertainment company with a strong and diversified presence in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, family entertainment, digital distribution, new channel platforms and international distribution and sales. The Company has built a strong television presence in production of primetime cable and broadcast network series, distribution and syndication of programming and an array of channel assets. Lionsgate currently has 28 shows on 20 networks spanning its production, distribution and syndication businesses, including such critically-acclaimed hits as the multiple Emmy Award-winning Mad Men, Nurse Jackie, Anger Management, the network series Nashville, the syndication successes Tyler Perry's House of Payne, its spinoff Meet the Browns and The Wendy Williams Show as well as the new series Orange Is The New Black.
Its feature film business has been fueled by such recent successes as the blockbuster first installment of The Hunger Games franchise, The Twilight Saga Breaking Dawn – Part 2, Now You See Me, Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain, Tyler Perry's Temptation, Warm Bodies, Texas Chainsaw 3D, The Expendables 2, The Possession, Sinister, The Cabin in the Woods and Arbitrage.
Lionsgate's home entertainment business is an industry leader in box office-to-DVD and box office-to-VOD revenue conversion rate. Lionsgate handles a prestigious and prolific library of approximately 15,000 motion picture and television titles that is an important source of recurring revenue and serves as the foundation for the growth of the Company's core businesses. The Lionsgate and Summit brands remain synonymous with original, daring, quality entertainment in markets around the world.
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Peter D. Wilkes