Lionsgate to Release Fiscal Year 2010 First Quarter Earnings on Monday, August 10, 2009, and to Hold Analyst and Investor Conference Call on Tuesday, August 11, 2009


    SANTA MONICA, Calif. and VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 6 /CNW/ -- Lionsgate (NYSE:  
LGF), the leading next generation studio, today announced it will release its
financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2010 (quarter ended
June 30, 2009) after market close on Monday, August 10, 2009.

    Lionsgate senior management will hold its analyst and investor conference
call to discuss its fiscal year 2010 first quarter financial results at 9:00
A.M. ET/6:00 A.M. PT on Tuesday, August 11, 2009. Interested parties may
participate live in the conference call by calling 1-800-230-1074
(612-234-9960 outside the U.S. and Canada).  A full digital replay will be
available from Tuesday morning, August 11, through Tuesday, August 18, by
dialing 1-800-475-6701 (320-365-3844 outside the U.S. and Canada) and using
access code 108177.

    About Lionsgate
    Lionsgate (NYSE:   LGF) is the leading next generation studio with a strong
and diversified presence in the production and distribution of motion
pictures, television programming, home entertainment, family entertainment,
video-on-demand and digitally delivered content. The Company has built a
strong television presence in production of prime time cable and broadcast
network series, distribution and syndication of programming through
Debmar-Mercury, reality programming through its joint venture with ISH
Entertainment and an array of channel platform assets.  Its feature film
business achieved a record box office performance in the recent January-March
2009 quarter, driven by the success of "Tyler Perry's Madea Goes To Jail," "My
Bloody Valentine 3-D" and "The Haunting In Connecticut." The Company's home
entertainment business has grown to more than 7% market share and leads the
industry in its box office-to-DVD revenue conversion rate.  Lionsgate handles
a prestigious and prolific library of approximately 12,000 motion picture and
television titles that is an important source of recurring revenue and serves
as the foundation for the growth of the Company's core businesses. The
Lionsgate brand remains synonymous with original, daring, quality
entertainment in markets around the world.

    For further information, please contact:

    Peter D. Wilkes


    Allison Lynch


For further information:

For further information: Peter D. Wilkes, +1-310-255-3726,, or Allison Lynch, +1-310-255-5114,, both of Lionsgate Web Site:

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