CF – Hurricane

Represented Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios in its purchase of the Weather Group, LLC, parent company of The Weather Channel  television network and Local Now streaming service.

CF – 41 Meters Down and Hostiles

Represented Byron Allen’s, Entertainment Studios, in connection with multiple P&A loans for widely released theatrical motion pictures, including 47 Meters Down and Hostiles.

Otter Media

Represented Otter Media (a joint venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T) in establishing a partnership with Reese Witherspoon for a female-focused digital media company.

ENT/M&A – Represented a post-production company

Represented a post-production company in an eight figure acquisition and the related private placement of acquisition financing (notes and equity).

ENT/M&A – Represented Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc.

Represented Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. in more than 35 domestic and international acquisition, disposition, strategic alliance, and joint venture transactions, including: $68 million acquisition of Ascent Media, disposition of fulfillment services business to Vision Media Management, and EchoStar digital cinema satellite delivery joint venture, in equity investments, including preferred and common equity and warrants, and in multiple refinancings of its first and second lien credit facilities.

ENT/M&A/GC – CRP MB Studios Equipment Holdings LLC

Represented CRP MB Studios Equipment Holdings LLC (a subsidiary of The Carlyle Group) in connection with their acquisition (through a capital lease) of grip lighting an electrical equipment from Hollywood Rentals.

ENT/FILM FIN – Represented a bank

Represented a bank in an eight figure revolving credit and term loan facility for a DVD and Blu-ray distributor.

ENT/FILM FIN – Represented a production company

Represented a production company in connection with co-financing agreements.

ENT/DIST – Sale and acquisition of domestic release films

Represented producers and theatrical distributors in the sale and acquisition of domestic release films.

ENT/DIST – Negotiated theatrical distribution agreements

Represented producers and a studio negotiating domestic and international theatrical distribution agreements.

  • “After vetting out numerous M&A firms, picking Sklar Kirsh proved to be the best business decision I have made in my career. Their attention to detail, focus on my personal needs and the friendship I built through the process made the overall experience world class.”
    — Jarrod Dogan, CEO of Hybrid Promotions, LLC

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