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‘TheWrap-Up’ Podcast: What’s Behind the Production Company Sale Frenzy?

July 22, 2021Media Mention

Entertainment Partner, Sky Moore, shared his insights with Sharon Waxman and Daniel Goldblatt, hosts of TheWrap-Up, as to why Hollywood production companies are deciding to sell.


"If you are selling the company, [...] they [buyers] are going to look at three things. What are your earnings, which is going to depend on what their participations are and what they own. [...] What development projects do they own? Typically, they value these at cost. The third thing is future services. Are these people committing to do future films? This is a whole different ball-game. That becomes an investment in the company, which is totally different than a film. 

Listen to the podcast here.