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In 1997, LIVE was acquired by Bain Capital and was taken private. As part of a restructuring process, in April 1998, the company became Artisan Entertainment.
On December 15, 2003, Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation acquired Artisan for $220 million and video and DVD releases through Artisan have now been re-released under Lionsgate Home Entertainment. After the sale, Artisan Entertainment, Inc. was renamed to Lions Gate Entertainment, Inc.
|Companies that were bought an investment in|
AMC Theatres | Bain Capital Ventures | Burger King | Burlington | Dollarama | Domino's | Dunkin' | Esure Group (esure | First Alternative | Sheilas' Wheels) | HD Supply | iHeartMedia, Inc. | Michaels | Staples | Virgin Australia Holdings | Virgin Voyages