Indie STX Entertainment Seeks Cash or a Buyer After String of Box Office Flops (Exclusive)


The studio’s CFO denied that the company is seeking to sell

The independent studio STX Entertainment is looking to merge, raise capital or find a buyer following a string of box office disappointments and the scuttling of a planned IPO last fall, TheWrap has learned.

Board members including Dominic Ng, CEO of East-West Bank, have met with deep-pocketed investors and Hollywood studios in recent weeks looking for a partner, two knowledgeable individuals told TheWrap.

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