Viacom 18 Media Pvt. Ltd. subsidiary Viacom 18 Motion Pictures signed a deal to distribute five Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. films in India, Variety reported Oct. 10.
The Indian studio, a joint venture between Viacom Inc. and Reliance Industries Ltd.'s Network18, will bring Lionsgate's "Deepwater Horizon," "La La Land," "Patriots Day," "Power Rangers" and "Nerve" to cinemas around the country in the coming months.
Morris Street Advisors Pvt. Ltd., which represents Lionsgate in India, facilitated the deal.