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Lionsgate posts lower fourth quarter earnings, revenue

The Vancouver-based mini-studio missed on analyst estimates for its latest financial period.

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The Soska twins to direct Vendetta for Lionsgate, WWE Studios

The revenge thriller is a follow-up to See No Evil 2, which the Vancouver-based filmmakers directed for WWE Studios.

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Lionsgate bulking up online presence with BeFit

The Vancouver-based mini-major is finding success in the online space with a fast-growing fitness channel that just hit two million subscribers.

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Lionsgate takes Power Rangers to the big screen

A new Power Rangers live-action feature film is in the works thanks to a production partnership between Lionsgate and Saban Brands.

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In conversation: RocketJump’s Freddie Wong (part 2)

Wong talks about the online video world’s unquenchable thirst for content, and how RocketJump’s partnership with Lionsgate opens up new creative avenues.

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Lionsgate deal to ease financial burden for RocketJump

Freddie Wong talks about how partnering with Lionsgate lifts a weight off the filmmaker’s shoulders and allows RocketJump to concentrate on the creative process.

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Lionsgate makes multi-year content deal with RocketJump Studios

The deal gives Lionsgate access to upcoming digital projects from the prodco, co-founded by YouTube star Freddie Wong. (Video Game High School pictured)

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Bell Media develops crime drama Sex, Lies and Handwriting

The procedural will shoot in Vancouver and also has backing from France’s TF1 and Prosiebensat.1 in Germany.

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Lionsgate inks film supply deal with Italy’s Leone Film Group

The Italian distributor fills one of the last major territories the Vancouver-based studio had yet to line up with an output deal. (Lionsgate’s Hunger Games pictured)

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Lionsgate ups Erik Feig to Motion Picture Group co-president

Feig (pictured) joined Lionsgate when the company acquired Summit Entertainment in January 2012.

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Hunger Games: Catching Fire feeds profit line at Lionsgate

The Vancouver-based mini-studio more than doubled its third quarter earnings and posted record quarterly revenue.

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Cuba Gooding Jr. to star in Canadian action thriller

The Oscar-winning star (pictured) will take the lead in Allan Ungar’s Gridlocked, to shoot in Toronto and London, ON.