Entertainment One - Notification of Director Dealing

Entertainment One Ltd. makes the following announcement in accordance with Article 19(3) of the Market Abuse Regulation.

The Company was notified on 22 January 2019 that Darren Throop (a Director of the Company) disposed of 1,500,000 common shares in the Company ("Shares").

Following the sale, Darren Throop's interest in Shares is 7,170,141 common shares, representing approximately 1.5 per cent. of the issued share capital of the Company as at today's date.


Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated


Name of person


Darren Throop





Reason for notification



Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director



Initial notification/ amendment

Initial notification




Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor


Name of issuer

Entertainment One Ltd.









Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted


Description and identifier of financial instrument

Common shares of Entertainment One Ltd. of nil par value


ISIN: CA29382B1022



Nature of transaction

Disposal of common shares


The transaction is not linked to the exercise of a share option programme.



Price and volume of transaction







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Date of transaction




Place of transaction

London Stock Exchange

About Entertainment One

Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE:ETO) is a global independent studio that specialises in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content. The Company's diversified expertise spans across film, television and music production and sales; family programming, merchandising and licensing; digital content; and live entertainment. Through its global reach and expansive scale, powered by deep local market knowledge, the Company delivers the best content to the world. 

Entertainment One's robust network includes international feature film distribution company Sierra/Affinity; Amblin Partners with DreamWorks Studios, Participant Media, and Reliance Entertainment;  Makeready with Brad Weston; unscripted television production companies Whizz Kid Entertainment and Renegade 83; live entertainment leaders Round Room Entertainment; world-class music labels Dualtone Music Group and Last Gang; and award-winning emerging content and technology studio Secret Location.