Entertainment One Becomes the Biggest UK Indie Distributor in 2012
Posted January 2, 2013 04:20 PM by Webmaster
Entertainment One UK is the top independent distributor in the UK in 2012. Promoting such hits as Breaking Dawn -- Part 2, Looper, Nativity!, Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger!, The Sweeney and The Angels' Share, Entertainment One has posted its strongest gross to date with $132.6 million (£81.66 million) and a 6.9 percent market share. This places Entertainment One ahead of Paramount, and it is the first time an indie distributor has outgrossed a studio since 2007 in the U.K.
Entertainment One also has branches in the United States and Canada. This week, in the United States the distributor is releasing on Blu-ray acclaimed director David Cronenberg's Cosmopolis.