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.
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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…
The Weinstein Co. and GreeneStreet films have inked Jessica Alba and Hayden Christensen to star in psychological thriller "Awake." The two companies are co-financing the pic, which will be the…
The Weinstein Co. has targeted Diane Lane, Thomas Jane and Mickey Rourke to topline its feature film adaptation of Elmore Leonard novel "Killshot." The crime drama will start lensing in Toronto in…
Bob and Harvey Weinstein's the Weinstein Co. has tapped longtime Dan Klores Communications exec Liza Burnett as executive VP of publicity. Based in Gotham, Burnett will head the Weinsteins' domestic…
The so-called Twins of Tribeca, Bob and Harvey Weinstein, are staying in the neighborhood. The brothers -- who are exiting their contract with the Walt Disney Co. and Miramax Films on Oct. 1 to…
As the clock ticks down on the Weinsteins' contract with the Mouse House and Miramax, questions still hang over their new media venture -- the temporarily labeled Weinstein Co.
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