Lionsgate to Release Fiscal Year 2010 Third Quarter Earnings on Tuesday, February 9, 2010, and to Hold Analyst and Investor Conference Call on Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Jan 27, 2010, 07:00 ET from Lionsgate

SANTA MONICA, Calif. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio, today announced it will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2010 (quarter ended December 31, 2009) after market close on Tuesday, February 9, 2010.

Lionsgate senior management will hold its analyst and investor conference call to discuss its fiscal year 2010 third quarter financial results at 9:00 A.M. ET/6:00 A.M. PT on Wednesday, February 10, 2010. Interested parties may participate live in the conference call by calling 1-800-288-8968 (612-332-0228 outside the U.S. and Canada).  A full digital replay will be available from Wednesday morning, February 10, through Wednesday, February 17, by dialing 1-800-475-6701 (320-365-3844 outside the U.S. and Canada) and using access code 143850.

About Lionsgate

Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF) is the leading next generation studio with a strong and diversified presence in the production and distribution of motion pictures, television programming, home entertainment, family entertainment, video-on-demand and digitally delivered content. The Company has built a strong television presence in production of prime time cable and broadcast network series, distribution and syndication of programming through Debmar-Mercury and an array of channel platform assets.   Lionsgate currently has nearly 20 shows on 10 different networks spanning its prime time production, distribution and syndication businesses, including such critically-acclaimed hits as "Mad Men", "Weeds" and "Nurse Jackie" along with new series such as "Blue Mountain State" and the syndication successes "Tyler Perry's House Of Payne", its spinoff "Meet The Browns" and "The Wendy Williams Show".  Its feature film business has generated more than $400 million at the North American box office in the past year, including the recent critically-acclaimed hit PRECIOUS, which has garnered $45 million at the North American box office and earned three Golden Globe nominations, and BROTHERS, which earned two Golden Globe nods.   The Company's home entertainment business has grown to more than 7% market share and is an industry leader in box office-to-DVD revenue conversion rate.  Lionsgate handles a prestigious and prolific library of approximately 12,000 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 brand remains synonymous with original, daring, quality entertainment in markets around the world.

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