Encore Media Group


Starz Encore Group


Starz Entertainment Group


Liberty Starz


Starz, Inc.


Starz 2008

In 2012, Liberty Media announced that Starz would spin-off Liberty Starz into a separate company, and rename the company to Starz. The spin-off completed in January 2013.


Starz 2016

Starz rebranded its logo in April 2016 alongside Starz HD, Starz Comedy, Starz Kids & Family, Starz Distribution, Starz Entertainment, Starz in Black and Starz Cinema, and the star was removed for the first time. As a result, Starz even changed the Encore channels and renamed them Starz Encore. In addition, the text had been reverted back to using uppercase letters for the first time since 2005, when the 1994 logo (which had used all caps) got retired.

Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation

Lionsgate Films (Others | Trailer variants | Closing variants) | Summit Entertainment (Others | Trailer variants) | Lionsgate UK | Lionsgate Premiere | Summit Premiere | Pantelion Films1 | Roadside Attractions (45%) | CodeBlack Films2 | Grindstone Entertainment Group

Home Video
Lionsgate Home Entertainment | Vestron Video (Vestron Video International)

Television production
Lionsgate Television | Debmar-Mercury | Sea to Sky Entertainment
Television channels
Celestial Movies2 | Celestial Classic Movies 3 | Pop4 | Kix | Thrill | CHK

Lionsgate Records | Summit Entertainment Records

Primal Media | Celestial Tiger Entertainment | Defy Media5 | Starz Inc. | Mister Smith Entertainment6

Dissolved Properties
Vestron Pictures | Vestron Television | Family Home Entertainment (Family Home Entertainment Kids) | USA Home Video | International Video Entertainment | Live Home Video | Live Entertainment | Artisan Entertainment | Artisan Television | Avalanche Home Entertainment | Sterling Home Entertainment7 | Trimark Pictures | Trimark Home Video | Trimark Television | Lightning Video | Avid Home Entertainment | Fearnet8 | Mandate Pictures | Mercury Entertainment | Debmar Studios | Magnum Entertainment | Children's Video Library | Celestial Pictures Limited

1Co-owned with Televisa
2A joint venture with CodeBlack Entertainment
3Co-owned with Saban Capital Group
4Co-owned with CBS Corporation (50%)
5ZelnickMedia, ABS Capital Partners, Viacom, and Wellington Management Group.
6Previously a joint venture with Constantin Medien, a 45% stake has since then acquired by Broad Green Pictures
7A joint venture with Scanbox International
8Co-owned with Comcast, NBCUniversal and Sony (33%)

Starz Inc.
Part of Lionsgate

Starz Entertainment
Starz (HD) | Starz Cinema | Starz Comedy (HD) | Starz Edge | Starz in Black | Starz Kids & Family | Starz Encore (HD) | Starz Encore Action | Starz Encore Black | Starz Encore Español | Starz Encore Family | Starz Encore Classic | Starz Encore Suspense | Starz Encore Westerns | MoviePlex | IndiePlex | Retroplex

Starz Distribution
Anchor Bay Entertainment (Anchor Bay Films) | Manga Entertainment

Television production
Starz Originals | Starz Digital

Encore Play | HGV Video Productions Inc. | MoviePlex Play | Overture Films | Starmaker Entertainment | Arc Productions | Starz Home Entertainment | Starz Play | Starz Productions | Starz Pictures | Starz Encore Entertainment

Starz 2016

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