Icahn critical of possible Lions Gate, MGM merger [Reuters]

More on the ongoing story regarding a possible merger between MGM and Lions Gate from the man trying to take over the latter:

“Billionaire Carl Icahn said on Friday that Lions Gate Entertainment Corp, the company he has sought to control in a hostile takeover, has problems and should avoid merging with financially troubled Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.”

Read “Icahn critical of possible Lions Gate, MGM merger” at Reuters

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3 Responses to “Icahn critical of possible Lions Gate, MGM merger [Reuters]”

  • Peter Hitchen

    It is a pity ‘Cubby’ did not buy out ‘Harry’ when he sold his share of Eon to UA. Too late for that, but can we convince ‘Barbara’ and ‘Michael’ to buy back that half of Eon and take complete control of Bond. If this drags on, we could have the same situation as with Timothy Dalton waiting too long in the 90s and lose Daniel Craig.
    Fingers crossed.

  • Richard

    Carl Icahn would bring MGM down with him into bigger debts, if he has problems of his own. He should stay away, EON should shake him off.


    Conclusion : be sure of the financial situation, no damage to nobody, do the best for this franchise, is a gold mine ! Rolando.

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