You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Weinstein Company ups Rapaport to VP

Exec began as an assistant, moved through ranks

After four years moving up through the executive ranks at the Weinstein Company, Julie Rapaport has been promoted to veep of production and business development.

Rapaport started at TWC in New York as an assistant to chief operating officer David Glasser. Company later promoted the exec from assistant to manager in the production and business development department before making her a director in that department. Her responsibilities included identifying and developing projects for the company while coordinating those projects with the finance and international sales and distribution teams.

Rapaport later moved from Gotham to Los Angeles to work under production prexy Dylan Sellers.

Veep started her career in the mailroom at the William Morris Agency before beginning at TWC in 2008. Rapaport most recently worked on David O. Russell’s “The Silver Linings Playbook” and is currently helping to develop “August: Osage County.”

More Film

  • Actor Javier Bardem looking at chinstrap

    Berlin: Javier Bardem to Star in ‘Sanctuary’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    After four years moving up through the executive ranks at the Weinstein Company, Julie Rapaport has been promoted to veep of production and business development. Rapaport started at TWC in New York as an assistant to chief operating officer David Glasser. Company later promoted the exec from assistant to manager in the production and business […]

  • TrustNordisk Pre-Sells Sonja Henie Biopic 'White

    TrustNordisk Pre-Sells Sonja Henie Biopic 'White Swan' to Major Territories (EXCLUSIVE)

    After four years moving up through the executive ranks at the Weinstein Company, Julie Rapaport has been promoted to veep of production and business development. Rapaport started at TWC in New York as an assistant to chief operating officer David Glasser. Company later promoted the exec from assistant to manager in the production and business […]

  • BAFTA Awards Rubber Stamps Some Oscar

    BAFTA Awards Rubber Stamps Some Oscar Frontrunners, Upsets Others

    After four years moving up through the executive ranks at the Weinstein Company, Julie Rapaport has been promoted to veep of production and business development. Rapaport started at TWC in New York as an assistant to chief operating officer David Glasser. Company later promoted the exec from assistant to manager in the production and business […]

  • African Filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo Poses with

    Prolific African Filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo Dies at 64

    After four years moving up through the executive ranks at the Weinstein Company, Julie Rapaport has been promoted to veep of production and business development. Rapaport started at TWC in New York as an assistant to chief operating officer David Glasser. Company later promoted the exec from assistant to manager in the production and business […]

  • The Real Estate

    Berlin Film Review: 'The Real Estate'

    After four years moving up through the executive ranks at the Weinstein Company, Julie Rapaport has been promoted to veep of production and business development. Rapaport started at TWC in New York as an assistant to chief operating officer David Glasser. Company later promoted the exec from assistant to manager in the production and business […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content