Django and Peppa films drive distributor's sales
Thursday 14 February 2013
Distributing hit movies including Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained helped Entertainment One to lift group revenues by 11 per cent on a like-for-like basis.
The Anglo-Canadian company, which specialises in TV and film production and distribution, also benefited from the kids' cartoon Peppa Pig, which has won a 6pm primetime slot on the US channel Nick Jr.
E1 is on track to hit its full-year profit target by the end of February, with new films in the pipeline including Zero Dark Thirty and I Give it a Year.
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