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May 23, 2018, 01:07 ET Robert Simonds' STX UGLYDOLLS Franchise Gets Animated as New Kids Series for Hulu

STX Entertainment, Robert Simonds' next-generation media company, today announced a new deal with Hulu for UGLYDOLLS, STX's highly anticipated...


May 14, 2018, 01:54 ET Robert Simonds' STX Entertainment and Tencent Team Up to Bring The "Billboard Music Awards" to China for dick clark productions Through 2020

On the heels of successful back-to-back Chinese distribution rights deals, STX Entertainment, Robert Simonds' global next-generation media company...


May 09, 2018, 12:54 ET Robert Simonds' STX Entertainment, Tencent Pictures And Free Association Join Forces On 'Zombie Brother' Feature Film

STX Entertainment, Robert Simonds' next-generation media company, Tencent Pictures, the fast-expanding film and television arm of China's internet...


Mar 15, 2018, 06:38 ET Robert Simonds, Chairman And CEO Of STX Entertainment, Promotes Patricia Röckenwagner To Chief Brand Officer

Robert Simonds, Chairman and CEO, STX Entertainment, today announced the promotion of executive Patricia Röckenwagner to Chief Brand Officer. In this ...


Mar 13, 2018, 12:45 ET Pitbull Joins STX's UGLYDOLLS Franchise

Robert Simonds' STX Entertainment announced today that GRAMMY® Award-winning, multi-platinum international music superstar and business entrepreneur...


Feb 27, 2018, 12:00 ET STX Entertainment Names Hasbro Master Toy Licensee For UglyDolls Franchise

STX Entertainment, a global next-generation media company that develops, finances, produces, markets and distributes film, television, VR, digital...


Nov 30, 2017, 14:09 ET STX Entertainment Receives Liberty Global Investment; Adds Bruce Mann To Board

Robert Simonds, STX Chairman and CEO, today announced an investment from Liberty Global, the world's largest international television and broadband...


Aug 10, 2017, 16:27 ET STX Entertainment Acquires Lalela Production Music Catalog

STX Entertainment today announced the acquisition of Lalela Music, a preeminent production music library for film, TV and other media. Terms of the...


Feb 13, 2017, 11:56 ET STX Entertainment Appoints Andrew Warren Chief Financial Officer

Robert Simonds, Chairman and CEO of STX Entertainment, the global next-generation media company that specializes in the development, financing,...


Feb 10, 2017, 10:30 ET Rich Sullivan Promoted To Chief Operating Officer Of STXdigital, A Division Of STX Entertainment

STX Entertainment, today announced the appointment of Rich Sullivan to Chief Operating Officer of STXdigital, a division of STX Entertainment. In...


Feb 08, 2017, 11:15 ET STXfilms, A Division Of STX Entertainment Announces First Slate For Distribution In United Kingdom

STXfilms, a division of STX Entertainment, announces the opening of its international headquarters in London, and debuts its first motion picture...


Jan 30, 2017, 15:56 ET Filming Is Underway On Action Thriller 'Den Of Thieves' Starring Gerard Butler And Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson For STX Entertainment & Diamond Film Productions

Filming commenced today on "Den of Thieves," a bold action thriller in the tradition of "Heat" and "The Town". Every day, $120 million in cash is...


Nov 14, 2016, 03:21 ET Jason Goldberg Promoted To Chief Creative Officer, STX Digital New Media Group And Alternative Content

Having secured development deals on 25 new television shows which have been set up globally from the United States to China, Jason Goldberg has been...


Oct 28, 2016, 03:30 ET STX Entertainment Launches Production Initiative to Co-Produce Short-Form Content

STX Entertainment ("STX"), a global media company, announced that it has entered into an agreement with The Young Astronauts ("TYA"), a Toronto-based ...


May 24, 2016, 02:00 ET Adam Sandler And Happy Madison Productions To Make Animated Motion Picture For STX Entertainment

Adam Sandler and Happy Madison Productions have signed an overall deal to write, produce and star in a new untitled animated project for STX...


May 03, 2016, 02:47 ET STX Entertainment's Non-Scripted Television Business Signs Production Agreements With Brant Pinvidic And Ryan Holcomb

As STX Entertainment ramps up its newly launched non-scripted television business, the Company announced today that it has signed multi-year...


Apr 25, 2016, 02:02 ET STX Entertainment Launches Non-Scripted Television Business

STX Entertainment ("STX" or "the Company"), a global media company, today announced it has launched a non-scripted Television business, as a part of...


Apr 19, 2016, 04:10 ET STX Entertainment Names Michael Joe As Chief Operating Of The Officer Motion Picture Group

Respected business, finance and studio executive Michael Joe has joined global entertainment company STX Entertainment as Chief Operating Officer of...


Apr 01, 2016, 12:21 ET STX Entertainment Launches International Division to Expand Global Production and Distribution Capabilities

STX Entertainment ("STX" or "the Company"), a global media company, today announced the launch of STX International, a new division dedicated to...


Mar 28, 2016, 12:30 ET PAYDAY 2 To Feature Hardcore Heists For STX Entertainment's New Film "Hardcore Henry" As Part Of Innovative Studio Partnership With Pioneering Game Developer Starbreeze

As STX Entertainment prepares for the release of its wildly original action film Hardcore Henry, the studio has partnered with independent game...


Mar 08, 2016, 03:01 ET Fathom Events And STX Entertainment Create One-Night Ultimate Fan Experience For "Hardcore Henry" On April 7 In 350+ Movie Theaters

STX Entertainment has partnered with Fathom Events to create the ultimate fan event for the release of Hardcore Henry, the unflinchingly original...


Feb 03, 2016, 03:25 ET Shyama Friedenson Joins STX Entertainment As Executive VP, International Marketing

Shyama Friedenson has joined STX Entertainment as Executive Vice President of International Marketing, it was announced today by John Friedberg,...


Feb 02, 2016, 05:00 ET STX Entertainment Partners With Twitch For Unprecedented "Hardcore Henry" Trailer Debut During 2-Hour Live Event On February 10

STX Entertainment and Twitch, the world's leading social video platform and community for gamers, have partnered for a first-of-its-kind trailer...


Jan 13, 2016, 11:58 ET STX Entertainment's Action Thriller "Hardcore Henry" Set To Hit Theaters On April 8, 2016

Hardcore Henry, one of the most unflinchingly original wild rides to hit the big screen in a long time, will be released by STX Entertainment in the...


Jan 12, 2016, 09:30 ET Fans Offered Opportunity To See "The Boy" With Their Favorite Social Media Stars At Special Nationwide "The Boy" Hometown Fan Premieres In 15 Key Cities On January 20

STX Entertainment and Lakeshore Entertainment have arranged a once-in-a-lifetime experience for fans to see the new horror movie The Boy at 15...