Lee & Thompson advises Ringside Studios on Joi Productions acquisition

22nd April 2022


Lee & Thompson has advised Ringside Media on its latest expansion deal by taking a minority stake in Joi Productions, a film and TV company set up by former BAFTA breakthrough nominee Joy Gharoro-Akpojoto.

Joi Productions will focus on developing content that tells stories which are black, queer and female-led.

This is the latest in a string of acquisitions that our Corporate team advised on for Ringside Media, the investment arm of production company Ringside Studios founded by UK producer Gub Neal and TF1-owned French production and distribution group, Newen.

Consultant Jeremy Gawade acted for Ringside Studios on the acquisition.​ If you would like to learn more about the deal click here.

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