Haim Saban, a worldwide pioneer and leader in the entertainment industry and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Saban Capital Group, Inc. (“SCG”), a private investment firm specializing in the media, entertainment and communications industries, announced the launch of Saban Films today. Saban has made a major capital contribution to this new venture which will look to acquire 8 to 10 high-quality, feature films per year and distribute in North America via a major studio distribution partner, with whom they are currently in talks.
Haim Saban, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Saban Capital Group, Inc. (“SCG”), announced today that the company has acquired the North American distribution rights to the action thriller TRACERS starring Taylor Lautner (The Twilight Saga, Abduction) and Marie Avgeropoulos (50/50, The CW’s The 100).
Saban Films, an entertainment venture from Haim Saban’s Saban Capital Group, expands their team with the hire of Azniv Taschyan as Vice President of Finance and Jonathan Saba as Vice President of Marketing. After a success launch in Cannes, Saban is quickly expanding the team to support their upcoming slate.