Lion Forge Entertainment is an Academy-award winning, Black-owned animation and live action studio focusing on diverse stories, authentically told.
Founded in 2019, LFE focuses primarily on the Kids & Family and YA demographics. We showcase and celebrate talent from under-represented communities through TV, film, publishing and consumer products. LFE is dedicated to ensuring that all kids & families see themselves represented on screen and to developing career opportunities for women and minorities.
We focus on…
- Building global transmedia franchises around Lion Forge IP
- Expanding partnerships through distribution, financing & co-production
- Spearheading licensing and merchandising initiatives
- Live-action film and TV development
Lion Forge Entertainment is based in Los Angeles, California with a pre-production studio based in Atlanta, Georgia and is part of the Polarity group of Companies, which includes Oni Lion Forge Comics (Domestic Publishing) and Magnetic Press (International Publishing).
LFA is a full service animation studio that has the best in class creative and production teams at the heart of its studio.
Programmatic Pipeline for Developing and Sourcing IP
‐Extensive IP Libraries
‐Production & Distribution Partnerships
‐Script-to-screen Production Capabilities
“…in order to create something universal, you must pay very great attention to the specific.”
~ Lorraine Hansbury
David StewarD II
Founder & CEO
President and Chief Content Officer
Creator & Executive Producer, Iyanu
EVP, Production and Partnerships
Director of Development – Oni Press Liason
Live Action Development
Chief Operating Officer
HEAD OF STUDIO FINANCE
Story Editor, Writer, Iyanu
Director Global Media Sales
Vice President, Production