SANTA MONICA, Calif. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 18, 2017 /CNW/ -- Global content leader Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) announced today it will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 (quarter ending June 30, 2017) after market close on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.
Lionsgate senior management will hold its analyst and investor conference call to discuss its first quarter financial results at 5:00 P.M. ET/2:00 P.M. PT on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. Interested parties may listen to the live webcast by visiting the events page on the Lionsgate corporate website or via http://services.choruscall.com/links/lgf170808ldOgQ2Fz.html. A full replay will be available starting Tuesday afternoon, August 8, by clicking the same link.
Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) is a vertically integrated next generation global content leader with a diversified presence in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, premium pay television networks, home entertainment, global distribution and sales, interactive ventures and games and location-based entertainment.
With the acquisition of Starz, Lionsgate adds to its portfolio of businesses the flagship STARZ premium pay network serving 24.2 million subscribers. The combined company will operate five over-the-top (OTT) streaming services and the STARZ app delivering content directly to consumers.
The Company's feature film business spans eight labels and includes the global box office phenomenon La La Land, which won six Academy Awards®, the blockbuster franchises The Hunger Games, John Wick and Now You See Me, Roadside Attractions' critically-acclaimed Manchester by the Sea, Codeblack Films' All Eyez On Me and Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain and Pantelion Films' How to Be A Latin Lover and Instructions Not Included, the highest-grossing Spanish-language film ever released in the U.S.
One of the largest independent television businesses in the world, Lionsgate's slate of premium quality series encompasses nearly 90 shows on more than 40 different networks. These include the ground-breaking Orange is the New Black, Nashville, The Wendy Williams Show, The Royals, Casual, Greenleaf, Dear White People, the network reality show Candy Crush, and hit STARZ series including American Gods, The White Princess, Outlander and Power, the second highest-rated premium pay television series of 2016.
Lionsgate's home entertainment business is an industry leader in box office-to-DVD and box office-to-VOD revenue conversion rates. Lionsgate handles a prestigious and prolific library of more than 16,000 motion picture and television titles that is an important source of recurring revenue and serves as a foundation for the growth of the Company's core businesses. The Lionsgate, Summit Entertainment and Starz brands are synonymous with original, daring, quality entertainment in markets around the world. www.lionsgate.com
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