BRETT BURLOCK NAMED VICE PRESIDENT, CREATIVE AFFAIRS, OF LIONSGATE®/THUNDERBIRD FILMS' JOINT TV VENTURE SEA TO SKY

BRETT BURLOCK NAMED VICE PRESIDENT, CREATIVE AFFAIRS, OF 
LIONSGATE®/THUNDERBIRD FILMS' JOINT TV VENTURE SEA TO SKY ENTERTAINMENT 
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Sea to Sky Entertainment, the 
television production and distribution joint venture between LIONSGATE ® 
(NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, and Frank Giustra's 
Thunderbird Films, has brought Brett Burlock onboard as Vice President, 
Creative Affairs, it was announced today by Lionsgate Television Group 
President Kevin Beggs and Thunderbird Films CEO Tim Gamble. 
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Formerly head of development for CTV, Burlock is based in Toronto and joins 
Sea to Sky as it ramps up its efforts to become a full service studio 
alternative for Canadian networks.  While at CTV, Burlock was instrumental in 
driving the critical and ratings success of the network's original production 
slate, including "Flashpoint," "The Borgias," "The Bridge" and "Saving Hope." 
"Brett is a highly creative executive with excellent industry relationships 
and an impressive track record in developing exciting material for 
television," said Beggs. "We anticipate a great collaboration as we work 
together to diversify and expand our imprint in Canada." 
"Brett's hiring represents a great opportunity for us to continue our push 
into the cross-border and international co-production space.  As business 
models continue to emerge and evolve, Sea to Sky is extremely well-positioned 
to help bring the next generation of hits to our networks," said Gamble. 
Burlock added,  "I look forward to working with the accomplished people at 
Lionsgate and Thunderbird to attract the best talent and help foster 
innovative and compelling content for our network partners in Canada, the US 
and internationally." 
Sea to Sky Entertainment already has a number of projects in development, 
including a television series based on novels by "Gone Baby Gone" author 
Dennis Lehane and a limited television series based on the book "An Uncommon 
Youth," a first-person account of the events surrounding the John Paul Getty 
III kidnapping in 1973. 
ABOUT LIONSGATE 
Lionsgate is a leading global entertainment company with a strong and 
diversified presence in motion picture production and distribution, television 
programming and syndication, home entertainment, family entertainment, digital 
distribution, new channel platforms and international distribution and sales.  
The Company has built a strong television presence in production of primetime 
cable and broadcast network series, distribution and syndication of 
programming and an array of channel assets.  Lionsgate currently has 26 shows 
on 19 networks spanning its primetime production, distribution and syndication 
businesses, including such critically-acclaimed hits as the multiple Emmy 
Award-winning Mad Men, Weeds and Nurse Jackie, the new comedy Anger 
Management, the network series Nashville, the syndication successes Tyler 
Perry's House of Payne, its spinoff Meet the Browns, For Better Or Worse, The 
Wendy Williams Show, Are We There Yet? and the upcoming Orange Is The New 
Black, an original series for Netflix. 
Its feature film business has been fueled by such recent successes as the 
blockbuster first installment of The Hunger Games franchise, the 13(th) 
highest-grossing North American release of all time, The Twilight Saga 
Breaking Dawn – Part 2, which has grossed more than $800 million at the 
worldwide box office, The Expendables 2, The Possession, Sinister, The Cabin 
in the Woods, Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection and Arbitrage.  With 
the January 2012 acquisition of Summit Entertainment, the Company has now 
added the blockbuster Twilight Saga franchise, which has grossed more than 
$3.3 billion at the worldwide box office, to its current slate, giving the 
Company the two premier young adult franchises in the world.  Recent Summit 
hits include Red, Letters to Juliet, Knowing, the Step Up franchise and the 
Academy Award-winning Best Picture, The Hurt Locker. 
Lionsgate's home entertainment business is an industry leader in box 
office-to-DVD and box office-to-VOD revenue conversion rate. Lionsgate handles 
a prestigious and prolific library of approximately 15,000 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 and Summit brands remain synonymous with original, daring, quality 
entertainment in markets around the world. 
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Nicola Pender 604-683-3555 nicola@thunderbirdfilms.net 
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