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STX Sold to Investor Group Led by Najafi Companies

The indie studio will keep Robert Simonds as chairman, with Noah Fogelson taking on the CEO role.

STX Places Rights to Chris Pine Thriller ‘The Contractor’ in Bankruptcy As Studio Sale Proceeds

The measure to protect STX's rights to the movie comes as parent Eros is in a sales process for STX Entertainment to be acquired by Najafi Companies for $157 million.

Lionsgate Exploring Deal to Acquire STX Entertainment

Other suitors have expressed interest in the 'Hustlers' studio after it announced a sale to the Najafi Companies last year.

Why Production Companies in 2022 Will Need to Get Big or Go Home

The worldwide consolidation of independent producers looks likely to continue in 2022 as the global streaming boom pushes up both demand and budgets for film and TV series.

Guy Burnet Joins Melissa Barrera in STX Thriller ‘Bed Rest’

The Project X film is from writer-director Lori Evans Taylor.

Eros Sells STX Entertainment to Najafi Companies for $173M

The Indian movie major is parting ways with STX, the indie studio Robert Simonds built, after a 2020 merger.

Cannes: ‘Greenland’ Sequel Heads to STX in Major Virtual Market Deal

Gerard Butler and director Ric Roman Waugh are returning for the disaster action thriller sequel.

STX Taps Nasim Cambron to Head Publicity

She joins STX from Netflix, where she was publicity manager in the feature film division.

STXfilms Promotes Keri Moore to President of Marketing

She oversaw the creative advertising for STX releases including, 'Hustlers,' 'The Upside' and 'The Gentlemen' since the studio launched in 2017.

STXfilms Nabs Chris Pine’s ‘Violence of Action’ Thriller

Tarik Saleh's action film, now in post, also stars Ben Foster, Gillian Jacobs, Eddie Marsan, Fares Fares, Nina Hoss and Amira Casar.

‘The Mauritanian’: Film Review

Jodie Foster and Benedict Cumberbatch star as lawyers on opposing sides of a habeas corpus case in 'The Mauritanian,' Kevin Macdonald's drama based on the memoir of a longtime Guantánamo Bay detainee, played by Tahar Rahim.