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Lionsgate and Summit Movies Headed to Starz in New Deal

Lionsgate and premium subscription platform Starz (start your free trial) have closed a multi-year exclusive first window output deal for all theatrically-released Lionsgate and Summit label films when current agreements expire at the end of 2021 and end of 2022, respectively, the two companies announced today. The agreement will bring to Starz such blockbuster franchises …

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Helen Mirren Joins White Bird: A Wonder Story

Oscar winner Helen Mirren has joined the cast of Lionsgate’s White Bird: A Wonder Story. Additionally, in the lead roles of Sara and Julien, the studio and filmmakers have cast Ariella Glaser and Orlando Schwerdt. Also, the studio announced that Bryce Gheisar will reprise his role from Wonder. Helen Mirren will play Grandmère, the Parisian …

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White Bird: A Wonder Story to Be Directed by Marc Forster

Lionsgate has signed Golden Globe-nominated director Marc Forster to direct White Bird: A Wonder Story, a creative companion drawn from the universe of the 2017 Lionsgate hit film Wonder. The announcement was made by Nathan Kahane, president of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group. A Golden Globe nominee for his work on the film Finding Neverland, …

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White Bird: A Wonder Story Adaptation Coming from Lionsgate

After nurturing the New York Times bestselling novel Wonder into a sleeper hit and box office phenomenon that grossed more than $305 million worldwide, Lionsgate is now developing author R.J. Palacio’s forthcoming graphic novel White Bird: A Wonder Story (buy here) into a feature film. Mandeville Films’ David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman produced Wonder alongside Palacio, …

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