WGA signs Lionsgate, Marvel


The WGA gas signed interim deals with indie movie distributor Lionsgate and Marvel Studios. Lionsgate is the first motion picture distributor to sign an interim deal with the writers. So far, the individual deals have been with production companies who distribute their movies through other companies. The agreements with Lionsgate and Marvel is reportedly similar to deals already struck with Worldwide Pants, United Artists, Spyglass Entertainment, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and others.