HMTV Hemisphere Media
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D. C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15 (d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 1, 2021
HEMISPHERE MEDIA GROUP, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
4000 Ponce de Leon Boulevard
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading|
|Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||HMTV||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
Attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto is a presentation that will be shared with investors containing certain information regarding the acquisition by Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (the “Company”) of the equity interests of Pantaya, LLC (“Pantaya”) that the Company did not already own (the “Acquisition”). A copy of the presentation is also available on the investor relations section of the Company’s website at https://hemispheremediagroupinc.gcs-web.com/events-presentations. The information contained on the Company’s website is not incorporated by reference into, and does not form a part of, this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information included in the presentation attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto is furnished solely pursuant to Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K. Consequently, it is not deemed filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. It may only be incorporated by reference in another filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, if such subsequent filing specifically references this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 8.01 Other Events
On March 31, 2021, HMTV DTC, LLC, (the “Buyer”), a wholly-owned indirect subsidiary of the Company, entered into a securities purchase agreement (the “Purchase Agreement”) with Pantaya and Artisan Home Entertainment Inc. (the “Seller”), pursuant to which the Buyer acquired all of the issued and outstanding equity interests of Pantaya that the Company did not already own, subject to the terms and conditions of the Purchase Agreement. Prior to signing of the Purchase Agreement, the Company owned 25% of the equity interests of Pantaya. Also, prior to the Acquisition, the business of Pantelion 2.0, LLC was contributed to Pantaya by the Seller. Pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Purchase Agreement, the Buyer purchased the remaining equity interests in Pantaya that the Company did not own for approximately $124.0 million in cash, subject to certain customary adjustments, including adjustments for cash and debt. The Acquisition was funded through a combination of the Company’s cash on hand and borrowings under a $50.0 million incremental term loan under the Company’s credit facility.
On April 1, 2021, the Company issued a press release regarding the Acquisition. A copy of the Company’s press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Description of Exhibit
|99.1||Presentation regarding the acquisition of Pantaya, LLC, dated April 1, 2021|
|99.2||Press release of the Company regarding the acquisition of Pantaya, LLC, dated April 1, 2021|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Date: April 1, 2021
|HEMISPHERE MEDIA GROUP, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Alex J. Tolston|
|Name: Alex J. Tolston|
|Title: Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary|