LIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT CORP.

LIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT CORP.
Lions Gate Entertainment

April 13, 2005 21:34 ET

Lions Gate Entertainment Announces That the Registration Statement on Form S-3 as Amended on April 6, 2005 Has Been Declared Effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission


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FOR: LIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT CORP.

NYSE SYMBOL: LGF

AND LIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT

TSX SYMBOL: LGF

APRIL 13, 2005 - 21:34 ET

Lions Gate Entertainment Announces That the
Registration Statement on Form S-3 as Amended on April
6, 2005 Has Been Declared Effective by the Securities
and Exchange Commission

SANTA MONICA, Calif., and NORTH VANCOUVER, British
Columbia--(CCNMatthews - Apr 13, 2005) -

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF)(TSX:LGF) (www.lgf.com)
announced today that the Registration Statement on Form S-3 filed on
March 29, 2005 and amended on April 6, 2005 has been declared effective
by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Lions Gate Entertainment
Corp. filed the Registration Statement in connection with the February
2005 private offering by Lions Gate Entertainment Inc., its wholly owned
subsidiary, of 3.625% Senior Subordinated Convertible Notes due 2025.

The Registration Statement is available for use by the noteholders to
resell the previously issued notes and the common shares of Lions Gate
Entertainment Corp. that can be issued upon conversion of those notes.
The company will not receive any proceeds from any resale of the
securities by the selling securityholders.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these
securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale
would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the
securities laws of any such jurisdiction. A final written prospectus
meeting the requirements of Section 10 of the Securities Act of 1933
relating to these securities may be obtained by calling Lions Gate
Entertainment Corp., Investor Relations at 310-255-3726.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.
    Peter D. Wilkes, 310-255-3726
    email: pwilkes@lgf.com