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Jan 26, 2015, 13:04 ET
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LIONSGATE'S GROUNDBREAKING TELEVISION SERIES ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK TRIUMPHS WITH THREE MAJOR AWARDS

 Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, scored three major awards this weekend for its groundbreaking...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:45 ET
#1 Movie Two Years In A Row

THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 THE #1 MOVIE OF 2014 ARRIVES ON DIGITAL HD FEBRUARY 17, ON BLU-RAY COMBO PACK, DVD AND ON DEMAND MARCH 6

Film Has Passed $333 Million At North American Box Office, Making It The Highest-Grossing Domestic Release Of The Year  Lionsgate's (NYSE:...

Jan 21, 2015, 18:34 ET
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Hulu Announces New Original Series from Freddie Wong and RocketJump, Creators of Video Game High School

Hulu has greenlit an order for a long-form comedy series from Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) and RocketJump, the three companies announced today. The series...

Jan 16, 2015, 09:00 ET
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LIONSGATE TO RELEASE FISCAL YEAR 2015 THIRD QUARTER EARNINGS AFTER MARKET CLOSE ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 5 AND TO HOLD ANALYST AND INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6

Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, today announced it will release its financial results for the third quarter...

Jan 14, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger Renew Long-term Agreements as Co-Chairs of Lionsgate Motion Picture Group

Underscoring the continued growth and momentum of the Company's motion picture business, Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger have renewed their...

Jan 06, 2015, 20:00 ET
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Lionsgate, China Film Group, Huaxia Film Distribution and Talent International Announce February 8 Release Date For The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1 in China

Film Has Already Grossed $700 Million at The Worldwide Box Office; Will be Released in 3D and 2D in China  Continuing its march across the...

Dec 15, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Lionsgate Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.07 per Common Share

 Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared another...

Dec 11, 2014, 14:30 ET
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LIONSGATE SCORES 5 GOLDEN GLOBE® NOMINATIONS INCLUDING NODS FOR ITS GROUNDBREAKING SERIES ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK FOR BEST TV COMEDY, LEAD ACTRESS TAYLOR SCHILLING AND SUPPORTING ACTRESS UZO ADUBA

GOLDEN GLOBE® WINNER EDIE FALCO EARNS FOURTH COMEDY NOMINATION FOR NURSE JACKIE THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1 RECEIVES NOMINATION...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Sean Kisker Promoted to Chief Strategy Officer and General Manager of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group

 In a move reflecting the continued growth and evolution of its film business, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content...

Nov 13, 2014, 10:45 ET
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CBS FILMS AND LIONSGATE ANNOUNCE MULTI-YEAR FILM DISTRIBUTION PARTNERSHIP

Agreement Unites the Two Companies' Complementary Strengths on up to 12 Wide Release Films    Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier...

Nov 11, 2014, 15:30 ET
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LIONSGATE AND SCOTT HERMAN FITNESS PARTNER TO CREATE SPECIALIZED "THE EXPENDABLES 3" WORKOUTS TO PROMOTE THE NEVER BEFORE SEEN THE EXPENDABLES 3 UNRATED EDITION, AVAILABLE TODAY ON DIGITAL HD

The Expendables 3 Unrated Edition Is Available On Blu-Ray And DVD November 25 "Big guns, Big explosions and big muscles (and plenty of...

Nov 07, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Lionsgate and Imagine Nation Form Partnership to Launch The Hunger Games on Stage

 Continuing the expansion of its global blockbuster Hunger Games franchise into new businesses, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next...

Nov 06, 2014, 16:00 ET
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LIONSGATE REPORTS RESULTS FOR SECOND QUARTER 2015

Revenue Increases 11% to $552.9 Million Basic Net Income per Share is $0.15 Compared to $0.00 in Prior Year Quarter Television Production Revenue...

Oct 30, 2014, 11:00 ET
BeFit

LIONSGATE'S ONLINE FITNESS CHANNEL BEFIT PARTNERS WITH TOP SECRET NUTRITION TO CREATE BRANDED NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENT LINE

Lionsgate's (NYSE: LGF) BeFit Channel, the one-stop shop for free, high quality fitness programming on YouTube, is partnering with leading...

Oct 28, 2014, 11:00 ET
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THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT TO BE RELEASED IN 3D

 Film Hits Theaters March 20, 2015 Interactive 3D Poster Campaign Launches Today  Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:00 ET
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LIONSGATE TO RELEASE FISCAL YEAR 2015 SECOND QUARTER EARNINGS AFTER MARKET CLOSE ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2014 AND TO HOLD ANALYST AND INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2014

 Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, today announced it will release its financial results for the second...

Oct 21, 2014, 13:59 ET
Lionsgate/Tyler Perry

SEE MADEA LIKE NEVER BEFORE IN TYLER PERRY'S FIRST ANIMATED FAMILY FILM, "TYLER PERRY'S MADEA'S TOUGH LOVE"

 Writer/director/producer Tyler Perry makes his first foray into family animation with the release of Tyler Perry's Madea's Tough Love arriving...

Oct 21, 2014, 12:15 ET
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LIONSGATE AND THUNDER ROAD PICTURES ANNOUNCE WORLDWIDE COLLABORATION WITH GAME PUBLISHERS STARBREEZE AND 505 GAMES ON EXCLUSIVE "JOHN WICK" DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT FOR PAYDAY 2 GAME

Continuing to build its presence in the game space, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, and Thunder Road...

Oct 20, 2014, 12:00 ET
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GOOGLE AND LIONSGATE TEAM UP TO CREATE "DISTRICT VOICES," AN ART, COPY & CODE CAMPAIGN TO PROMOTE "THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY- PART 1"

Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, is teaming with Google to introduce DISTRICT VOICES, the latest campaign in...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET
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TRIBECA ENTERPRISES AND LIONSGATE TO LAUNCH "TRIBECA SHORT LIST" BRANDED SVOD PLATFORM

Service Will Launch in First Half of Calendar 2015  In a move to offer premium content to a growing online audience, Lionsgate (NYSE:...