MH advises Picturehouse on the sale of its shares to Cineworld

Monday 17 December 2012

City Screen Group, the UK’s leading independent cinema operator which trades as Picturehouse cinemas (“Picturehouse“), has been acquired by Cineworld Group Plc (“Cineworld“) for £47,300,000 in cash.

Marriott Harrison LLP advised Picturehouse and the sellers on the sale, working closely with one of the founder directors, Lyn Goleby, and the highly experienced management team, who will continue to run Picturehouse as a separate entity within Cineworld.