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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Lionsgate’

Celebrate Mad Men With This Google Retrospective

Google has partnered with Lionsgate on an interactive Mad Men retrospective as the acclaimed series nears its final episode. Fans can go to madmen.withgoogle.com to get a look over 300 pieces of content released for the first time in digital format. This includes artwork, interviews, audio commentaries, etc. This is the first time Google Play has offeredany kind of a …

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Twilight Is Back, and Coming to a … Facebook Near You

Twilight isn’t dead, y’all. Like its sparkly subject matter, the series lives eternal – and will be coming to a Facebook news feed near you. Lionsgate has partnered with Facebook, the non-profit Women In Film, and crowdsourcing platform Tongal to produce a handful of original shorts “based on a broad spectrum of characters from the Twilight universe, with guidance provided …

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Alexa Vega’s Film “2Br/1Ba” Picked Up for Distribution

Lionsgate and Grindstone Entertainment just picked up Alexa Vega’s film 2Br/1Ba for distribution. The indie thriller follows feuding roommates, Janie (Vega) and Dee (Spencer Grammer), as they engage in a 24-hour-long battle over typical roommate dilemmas: money, space, and morals. However, things take a more aggressive turn than the typical roommate spat. According to Indiewire, 2Br/1Ba synopsis reads, “Janie is …

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Reese Witherspoon Teams Up With Lionsgate For Upcoming YA Trilogy

The book series has not even been written yet, but Reese Witherspoon is already excited enough that she is on board with Lionsgate to produce an upcoming trilogy. Lionsgate has acquired the film rights to the unwritten books, with the release date of the films of course being unknown. The series will be a young adult trilogy called The Outliers, …

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‘Hatching Twitter’ Series Picked Up By ‘Orange Is The New Black’ Studio Lionsgate

Back in October, we heard that unnamed studios were expressing interest in developing either a movie or a television series based on Nick Bilton’s book Hatching Twitter: A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship, and Betrayal. Lionsgate announced today that it is the studio that will be developing the story as a TV series, which will be executive produced by …

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Lionsgate and YouTube Launch New Fitness Channel

Lionsgate Home Entertainment has partnered with YouTube to release an all new fitness-oriented channel called Lionsgate BeFit. It’s part of YouTube’s new initiative to deliver more niche-oriented original video entertainment. Lionsgate BeFit includes contributions from Jillian Michaels, Jane Fonda, Denise Austin, Deepak Chopra & Tara Stiles, Royce Clayton, and Garret Amerine, a war hero who rebounded from injury in Iraq …

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The Glass Castle Movie Is On The Way, May Star Jennifer Lawrence

Jeannette Walls’ 2005 memoir The Glass Castle has sold several million copies and stayed on the New York Time Bestseller list for over 250 weeks. It’s already achieved instant-classic status, and has been read by countless teenagers in schools across the country. And now, her story may finally see the silver screen. Deadline reports that Lionsgate studios has just acquired …

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Hunger Games Console Games Might Become a Reality

With The Huger Games being a runaway success at the box office, it is only a matter of time before the new franchise makes its way into every type of entertainment media possible. When The Hunger Games movie was released in theaters, Lionsgate had already licensed two video games that were released alongside it. One is a side-scrolling 2D platformer …

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One For The Money Groupon Deal Helps Film At Box Office

Groupon ran a deal from Lionsgate for tickets for one or two (up to 60% Off) for the movie One For The Money, which opened on January 27. The deal ended just before 12:00PM Central on that day. Over opening weekend, the movie ended up taking in $11.5 million domestically, which was more than expected. Variety reports: According to Lionsgate, …

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Facebook Offers Film Same Day As DVD

Facebook just scored a major win in the Internet’s relationship with Hollywood. The Financial Times is reporting that Abduction, the newest film from Lionsgate, will be available day-and-date on Facebook with the DVD release today. This is the first time that a film has been on the social networking site the same day as the DVD release. The film will …

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