Bank of America led the credit facility.
The Warner chief says the studio was looking for a bigger slate of films than Legendary was interested in financing
Warner Bros. also counts Village Roadshow and Alcon Entertainment as financing partners
The exec previously worked for Paramount as president of the studio's digital entertainment division
Nolan's 2014 sci-fi original will keep Warners in business with Legendary as it transitions to Universal
Studio chief says tentpole pictures are "riskiest" part of the movie business
First reported last month on TheWrap, the five-year pact ends Legendary's long association with Warner Bros.
Brett Ratner's RatPac Entertainment is involved in the potential deal
The deal would involve distribution rights to Legendary CEO Thomas Tull’s movies, co-financing of Universal movies and television partnership
Legendary announced the first deal to make tentpole movies with China Film Group
First slate to be announced soon
Five33 designed campaigns for "Oblivion" and "Star Trek Into Darkness"
Legendary CEO Thomas Tull is mulling ending his relationship with the studio when his deal is up at the end of this year, TheWrap has...
Legendary sued the producers as part of its efforts to kick them off the project
Financing will be used for Legendary's film, publishing and digital businesses
"Pacfic Rim" stars Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba and Rinko Kikuchi
Legendary has raised new funding from investors including Breyer Capital, Accel Partners, Peter Thiel and Gordy Crawford
The adaptation of John Milton's poem was to star Bradley Cooper and Benjamin Walker
Sorbo says guest stars and script rewrites allowed him to keep his health woes secret while filming on "Hercules" continued
In addition to holding the newly created title, he'll remain chief creative officer of Thomas Tull's production and financing company
Paul Y. Engineering Group will take a 50% stake in the new company to fund two English-language, event-style films per year for global audiences
Guillermo del Toro is directing the Legendary Pictures thriller
Brian Helgeland is writing and directing the movie, and has the cooperation of the Robinson family; former Disney Studios chairman Dick Cook is executive producer
New financing would run through 2016
Venture capitalist Jim Breyer has previously invested in Groupon and Facebook
British actor picked by Warner and Legendary to take on the dual role of Clark Kent and the Man of Steel in Zack Snyder's upcoming...
Partnering with Fidelity and Fortress, company's founder has bought out original investors
Syfy announced its new development slate, a start date for "Hunting Hollywood, good news for "Fact or Faked" and an episode of "Ghost Hunters" featuring...
Director-producer Todd Phillips will receive around $10 million against 10 percent of the film's first dollar gross
The studios are eyeing a 2012 release date, though no director has been attached yet