Fried Frank acted as counsel to Centerview Partners as financial advisor to Hasbro in its agreement to acquire eOne (Entertainment One) in a US$4 billion all-cash transaction. Hasbro is a global play and entertainment company. Entertainment One Ltd. is an independent studio that specializes in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution, and sales of entertainment content. The transaction is expected to close during the fourth quarter of 2019.
The Fried Frank team was led by corporate partner Philip Richter and included partner Scott B. Luftglass.