Studio Merger In The Wings?? Could Lionsgate Be Climbing In With Summit Entertainment?

Arguably the two companies that hold the two hottest properties in mainstream films at the moment, Summit (Twilight) and Lionsgate (The Hunger Games), are apparently in talks on a merger Deadline have reported. There’s been suggestions that many studios were looking at Summit Entertainment for merger possibilities from its astounding success with the TWILIGHT franchise. Lionsgate and Summit have been at the negotiation table before and talks stalled when an agreement couldn’t be met. But now with the staggering performance of THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN PART 1 worldwide and the soon to be released first edition in THE HUNGER GAMES from Lionsgate – a merger of these two companies could see the birth of one big major player… Exciting times in Hollywood!