The Weinstein Co. has acquired screen rights to "Kung Fu High School," a Ryan Gattis novel that has been scripted by Ernesto Foronda.
The Weinstein Company
Bob and Harvey Weinstein's nascent media company, the Weinstein Co., said Monday that it has raised $490 million in private equity from a group of investors that includes Tarak Ben Ammar's Quinta…
Bolstering its new-media aspirations, the Weinstein Co. has picked Gotham-based banner Deep Focus to act as its online agency of record, overseeing the company's online media planning and buying…
Former MTV Films and Miramax exec Michael Cole has joined the Weinstein Co. as L.A.-based co-prexy of production. Another co-prexy, to be based in Gotham, will be announced shortly, company said…
On the heels of filing a report with the SEC revealing that the Weinstein Co. expects to raise as much as $420 million in equity by next week, Bob and Harvey Weinstein tapped two Miramax Films alums…
Former Columbia Pictures exec Liz Biber has been tapped as senior veep of publicity for Dimension Films, the genre unit of Bob and Harvey Weinstein's new venture, the Weinstein Co.
Ex-Miramax general counsel and exec veep Alan Friedman has joined law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman as a partner in its entertainment and media litigation practice.
Jacinda Barrett has been set to star with Billy Bob Thornton and Jon Heder in "School for Scoundrels," the Todd Phillips-directed remake of the 1960 British comedy being mounted by the Weinstein…
Rosario Dawson will star in the twin bill "Killshot" and "Passion of the Clerks" for the Weinstein Co. The Weinsteins are near deals with Johnny Knoxville and Joseph Gordon-Levitt to join Diane Lane…
Colorful kung-fu specialist Bey Logan has been hired as the Weinstein Co.'s new rep in Asia. As VP of acquisitions and co-productions, he will oversee the company's Asian acquisitions activities and…
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