MGM is behind popular movie series such as the “James Bond” franchise, “Rocky” and “Pink Panther,” among others. It also owns the Epix cable channel, which presents offerings like “The Handmaid’s Tale,” “Fargo,” “Survivor” and “Shark Tank.” With these properties and more,The Information
states that the studio could be valued at between $7 billion and $10 billion.
MGM is the latest studio in talks with Amazon to expand the e-commerce giant’s imprint on entertainment, withBloomberg reporting
that Amazon’s eyes were on Landmark Theaters andThe Daily Mail revealing
a possible deal with AMC Theaters. Unlike those two companies, however, MGM holds a stake in the television business as well as feature films, which could add shows to Amazon’s Prime Video platform.
, placing both Discovery+ and HBOMax under one umbrella.
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