The Weinstein Co. has launched development of a movie version of the musical “Pippin,” bringing on Storyline Entertainment partners Craig Zadan and Neil Meron to produce. TWC has also tapped James…
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Two disparate groups of females make their debut the same week, both grabbing for the reality-TV brass ring: "Rodeo Girls," a pretty self-explanatory A&E series about women who "work hard, ride fast…
Bob and Harvey Weinstein will exec produce, finance and distribute a film adaptation of "Veronica's Room," based on Ira Levin's 1973 Broadway thriller.
The Weinstein Company has won its appeal on the MPAA's initial decision to give “Philomena” an R rating, which will be changed to PG-13. TWC had argued that the MPAA's ratings rule — that more than…
After posting a teaser video last week starring Judi Dench’s M character from the James Bond films trying to get the MPAA to change the R rating for “Philomena,” Funny Or Die has unveiled the full…
Harvey and Bob Weinstein have acquired U.S. rights to Ethan Hawke starrer “Regression,” set to start shooting in the spring. FilmNation Entertainment is selling English-language thriller "Regression"…
The Weinstein Co. has staked out Nov. 22 for the U.S. release of the Judi Dench-Steve Coogan awards contender "Philomena."
Harvey Weinstein is delving into J.D. Salinger, partnering with Shane Salerno on developing a feature film adaptation of Salerno’s documentary about the author. The film will be focused on Salinger's…
The Weinstein Company is singing a song, and is in final negotiations to close a deal for U.S. rights to John Carney's "Can a Song Save Your Life?"
With awards season getting underway, The Weinstein Company has hired veteran exec Jamie Schwartz as president of international marketing. Schwartz will be heading and overseeing international…