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  1. Legendary Wins Bidding War for China-Set Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Action Movie (Exclusive)

    1:52 pm 5/26/2016

    Rawson Marshall Thurber, who worked with Johnson on the upcoming 'Central Intelligence,' will write the 'Skyscraper' script and direct the feature. Read more

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  2. Lionsgate Stock Surges as CEO Touts Bigger Film Slate, TV Production Growth

    7:39 am 5/26/2016

    The Hollywood studio will continue to "find franchises, doing it with our model, being a little edgier, a little more innovative," CEO Jon Feltheimer told analysts, touting 'Power Rangers' as an example of a planned franchise. Read more

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  3. It's Official: China's Wanda to Absorb Legendary Into Publicly Traded Cinema Line Business

    11:25 pm 4/21/2016

    The Chinese conglomorate is consolidating its film businesses, including Thomas Tull's studio, which it acquired for $3.5 billion in January. Read more

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  4. Pokemon Movie Rights Bidding War as China's Legendary Makes Big Play for Japanese Property

    6:13 pm 4/14/2016

    Warner Bros. and Sony also are vying for the popular children's game property.Read more

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  5. Say What, Wanda? The Fuzzy Math Behind the $3.5B Legendary Purchase

    7:25 am 3/16/2016

    The Chinese conglomerate is trying to pump up the studio's image by highlighting films like 'King Kong,' but will Chinese investors snap up stock in a public offering?Read more

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  6. Legendary Taps Mary Parent as Vice Chairman of Worldwide Production

    12:46 pm 3/3/2016

    The 'Revenant' producer will report to chairman and CEO Thomas Tull.Read more

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  7. Wanda Chairman Wang Jianlin Serenades His Staff at Corporate Gathering

    6:25 pm 1/21/2016

    China's richest man — and new owner of Legendary Entertainment — showed that he has karaoke skills to match his business acumen at the Chinese conglomorate's annual meeting. Read more

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  8. China's Wanda Acquiring Controlling Stake in Legendary Entertainment

    5:42 pm 1/4/2016

    The deal, which could be announced as soon as next week, values the U.S. movie studio at between $3 billion and $4 billion.Read more

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  9. Ian Richter Joins Legendary to Oversee Franchise Development

    6:29 pm 8/19/2015

    He previously worked at DreamWorks Animation on properties like 'How to Train Your Dragon' and 'Trolls.'Read more

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  10. 'Project Runway' Producers Ink Overall Deal With Asylum Entertainment

    10:42 am 8/18/2015

    Full Picture will produce unscripted series under the pact.Read more

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