Los Angeles-based film and television studio Lions Gate Entertainment today agreed to acquire pay-television network operator Starz in a $4.4 billion cash-and-stock deal.
After months of on-again-off-again talks, movie studio Lionsgate appears to finally be closing in on a deal to merge with premium cable network Starz. Lionsgate, the Santa Monica entertainment company behind the “Hunger Games” movies and the Netflix TV series “Orange Is the New Black,” is nearing...
Bloomberg reports that Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. — usually just "Lionsgate" — is in "advanced" talks to buy the premium-cable network Starz. The studio is behind the "Hunger Games" movie franchise, but has also produced a number of television shows, including "Orange Is the New Black," "Mad Men," and "Casual" on Hulu. Show More Summary
Matthew McConaughey’s latest movie “Free State of Jones” sets out to explore a largely unknown chapter of history from the Civil War. Directed by Gary Ross (“Seabiscuit,” the first “Hunger Games,” “Pleasantville”), “Free State of Jones” aims to blow away several longstanding myths surrounding the Civil War era and was made with the help of... Show More Summary
A new movie is busting the many myths and misconceptions about the root causes of the American Civil War. Writer-director Gary Ross, who directed "The Hunger Games," conducted heavy research to set the record straight in "Free State of Jones," released in theaters Friday. Show More Summary
After helping to launch The Hunger Games franchise with a $700M hit, some would assume writer-director Gary Ross wouldn’t have much trouble making another film. And yet, following that box-office and critical success, Ross still struggled to get a passion project of his made. Show More Summary
Woody Harrelson must function like a battery for Liam Hemsworth. The live-wire American actor manages to bring his Aussie compatriot from the Hunger Games films briefly to life in The Duel, a hammy exploitation Western that shrouds its grungy intentions in arty window-dressing. Show More Summary
Matthew McConaughey's upward ascent into prestige filmmaking seems to have reached its natural zenith with Free State of Jones, a Civil War film written and directed by Gary Ross (The Hunger Games). As all prestige Civil War films must inevitably do, Free State of Jones follows a white Southerner (Newt Knight) who realizes ... More »
Thus far, Lionsgate has done a pretty decent job of keeping POWER RANGERS in the news over the past few months. Like it did with the HUNGER GAMES franchise, the studio has managed to make little mini-events around the casting of their characters. Show More Summary
With credits ranging from Captain Phillips to The Hunger Games, plus several stints in WGA contract negotiations, Billy Ray knows as much as any screenwriter about the realities of working writers and the turmoil in the industry. He joins us to talk about his new Amazon pilot, The Last Tycoon, which charts the behind-the-scenes drama at a 1930s Hollywood studio.
Whether you're an undefeated dueller, or a world class shot with a bow and arrow, the new battle mini-game on Minecraft for consoles will be right up your alley. It essentially takes the Hunger Games style of games available on some Minecraft servers and turns it into an official gametype for those with a gamepad. Show More Summary
Miley Cyrus proved she is her beau's number one fan by sporting a shirt with Liam Hemsworth's name emblazoned on the back. The Wrecking Ball singer and The Hunger Games actor have remained tight-lipped on their rekindled romance, but...Show More Summary
For some time now, there have been multiple rumors on what Jena Malone will be doing in Batman V Superman. Apparently, it is not what everyone thought it would be. Warning: Spoilers ahead. Read at your own risk. According to Uproxx, Jena Malone was set for a participation in Batman V Superman before her role... Show More Summary
Josh Hutcherson listens to some music after arriving at LAX airport on Tuesday (June 14) in Los Angeles. The 23-year-old Hunger Games star is teaming up with the app Bumble and organization Straight But Narrow for the “Break the Silence Challenge.” PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Josh Hutcherson Josh took to Twitter to [...]
'Hunger Games' star Josh Hutcherson says it's VITAL that Bernie Sanders stays in the race for the White House... even if he has no chance in hell of actually winning. It's a big issue with democrats -- a lot of dems feel Bernie is damaging…
Microsoft is running a massive movie sale in the Microsoft Store, with deals of up to 33% or more on recent titles such as the ones below. The sale also offers up to 40% series such as the Hunger Games or Divergent. The sale runs until the 21st June. Check our the offers while they […]
Liam Hemsworth, the actor best known for his role in The Hunger Games series as Gale Hawthorne, has sparked rumors that he will be off the market permanently. According to Daily Mail, Miley Cyrus wants to get married to her on again, off again boyfriend Liam Hemsworth. Show More Summary
It’s been awhile since Liam Hemsworth was filming The Hunger Games and its sequels, but that’s just what he was reminded of recently, while interviewing on The Graham Norton Show for Independence Day: Resurgence. The actor began reminiscing about The Hunger Games and revealing that his childhood had been like a real life Hunger Games... Show More Summary
When someone mentions “young adult” lit or movies, immediately the mind thinks of Twilight, The Hunger Games, and Divergent. But Chaos Walking is a bit different. Though it also has a high-concept genre story, it was going to be adapted by Charlie Kaufman and directed by Robert Zemeckis. Now, a new director is on board. Read more...
We haven’t heard much from the Battlestar Galactica movie camp since 2009 when the fantastic reboot television series ended, but just last month things started to gear up when producers Michael De Luca, Scott Stuber, and Dylan Clark joined the production. Now the production takes another step forward with the announcement that HBO‘s Westworld co-creator […]