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): March 1, 2018
MONITRONICS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
1990 Wittington Place
Farmers Branch, Texas 75234
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (972) 243-7443
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 2.02. Results of Operation and Financial Condition.
On March 1, 2018, Ascent Capital Group, Inc. (“Ascent”), the parent company of Monitronics International, Inc. (“MONI”), issued a press release, attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, setting forth information, including financial information, which is intended to supplement the financial statements and related Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations contained in Ascent's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2017, which Ascent filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 5, 2018.
The information furnished pursuant to this Form 8-K (including the exhibit hereto) shall not be considered “filed” under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any of the filings of Ascent or MONI under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, unless Ascent or MONI expressly states in such filing that such information is to be considered “filed” or incorporated by reference therein.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: March 6, 2018
MONITRONICS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
/s/ William E. Niles
William E. Niles
Executive Vice President and Secretary