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) September 7, 2010
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Blockbuster Inc. (the Company) has been provided notice by Thomas M. Casey of his resignation as the Companys Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective as of the close of business on September 11, 2010. On September 7, 2010, the Company and Mr. Casey entered into a separation agreement that amends the terms of the Amended and Restated Employment Agreement between the Company and Mr. Casey dated May 17, 2010. A copy of the separation agreement is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
The Company has hired Dennis McGill to serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective as of September 11, 2010. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. McGill served in a number of senior-level financial and operational capacities with large public and private companies, most recently serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Safety-Kleen Systems, Inc.
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 hereunto duly authorized.