Tenshi Ventures backs Terminator 2 Avatars

Tuesday 22 nd August 2012: Immediate Release

Tenshi Ventures announces that is has provided Production Finance to support the development and release of Terminator 2: Judgement Day Avatars for the Xbox Live Marketplace.

Jonathan Newth, Partner at Tenshi Ventures, led the investment programme and commented “The Production Finance we have provided for this project will, we hope, be a model for future content financing in the Games Industry.”

Terminator 2:Judgment Day is owned by Studiocanal S.A.

About Tenshi Ventures:

Tenshi Ventures is a privately managed investment and advisory group established by Jonathan Newth and Ian Baverstock in 2010. Tenshi Ventures specialising in the video games, web and interactive markets.


For further information about Tenshi Ventures contact Ian Baverstock ( ian@tenshiventures.com).

Direct links to the avatars on the Xbox Marketplace can be found here:


Terminator 2: Judgment Day, T2, THE TERMINATOR, ENDOSKELETON, and any depiction of Endoskeleton are trademarks of StudioCanal   S.A. All Rights Reserved.

® & © 2012 StudioCanal  S.A. ®  


About Studiocanal:

Established in May 1999, STUDIOCANAL theatrical UK has established a reputation for an

innovative approach to distribution. A passion for film and commitment to creativity is central to

STUDIOCANAL's activity in the UK market together with the desire to work collaboratively with

our filmmakers to achieve the best possible results. 

STUDIOCANAL is a subsidiary of the CANAL+ Group. It is one of Europe’s leading companies in

the market for co-production, acquisition, distribution and sale of international feature films.

STUDIOCANAL is the only studio operating simultaneously in three main territories across

Europe: France, the United Kingdom and Germany. The company distributes a total of more

than 50 films a year throughout Europe. Additionally, STUDIOCANAL owns one of the most

important libraries in the world, with more than 5,000 international titles. 

STUDIOCANAL’s production ambitions to date have included Rowan Joffe's debut feature

BRIGHTON ROCK starring Sam Riley, Andrea Riseborough  and Helen Mirren; Joe Cornish's

critically acclaimed ATTACK THE BLOCK, the first project to emerge from a partnership with Big

Talk, Nick Murphy's debut feature THE AWAKENING starring Rebecca Hall, Dominic West and

Imelda Staunton, Tomas Alfredson's award-winning cold  war thriller TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER

SPY starring Gary Oldman as George Smiley with Colin Firth, John Hurt, Kathy Burke, Benedict

Cumberbatch, Stephen Graham, Tom Hardy, Ciarán Hinds, Toby Jones, David Dencik, Konstantin

Khabenskiy, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Roger Lloyd Pack, Simon McBurney, Christian McKay and

Mark Strong rounding out a powerhouse cast. Current projects include Ben Wheatley’s Cannes

hit SIGHTSEERS, Jeremy Lovering’s IN FEAR, Michael Winterbottom’s KING OF SOHO, the Coen’s INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS, Susanne Bier’s SERENA and Dan Mazer’s hotly anticipated comedy I GIVE IT A YEAR.  

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