Chief Minister saddened by death of CinemaNX founder

The Chief Minister has paid tribute to one of the key figures in the Island's film industry following his death.

Steve Christian, who founded CinemaNX and was a director of Pinewood Pictures, passed away suddenly at the weekend aged 53.

Howard Quayle says he is very saddened by the news, describing his death as a huge loss to the Isle of Man community.

Mr Quayle also describes Mr Christian as an outstanding Manxman and champion of the Island's creative sector.