Lionsgate Television Group Inks Overall Deal With Common

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Global content leader Lionsgate (NYSE : LGF.A , LGF.B) has signed an overall television deal with Oscar(R) and Emmy(R) winner Common and his Freedom Road Productions to develop and produce new television series, it was announced today by Lionsgate Television Group Chairman Kevin Beggs. The agreement expands Lionsgate’s relationship with Common, who starred in installments … Read more

Starz Developing BLACK SAMURAI Series Starring Common

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Starz announced it is developing the action-drama series under the working title “Black Samurai” with Jerry Bruckheimer Television starring Academy Award® winner Common (John Wick 2, Suicide Squad, Selma), who will also executive produce under his Freedom Road Productions banner. Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA (Kill Bill 1 & 2, American Gangster, “Gang Related”) and Mitchell Diggs … Read more