Speaker Details

Full Name
Marc Lorber
Business
Lionsgate
Title
SVP, International Acquisitions and Co-Productions
Country (Address)
United Kingdom
Biography
One of the most experienced international content production, acquisitions, formats and programming executives, and an award-winning producer; skilled in conception, acquisition, development, strategic partnerships, and physical production of scripted and unscripted originals and formats, in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia; as well as Russia, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, encompassing the CIS, CEE and MENA regions, among the many non-English speaking countries Marc has lived and/or worked in. Lionsgate Television has retained Marc’s services for the past 7 years and employs him now as their SVP International Coproduction's & Acquisitions, with overseeing coproduction's (such as BBC’s new drama THE PACT and its returning hit comedies, MOTHERLAND, and THE GOES WRONG SHOW; Viaplay’s recent drama COLD COURAGE); working with its platform, Starz, on their acquisitions; sourcing investment opportunities (such as Kindle Entertainment and Potboiler Films); coproduction/development activities and partnering with established UK prodco’s such as Fulwell 73, Eleven Films, and New Pictures among others.
Marc Lorber