Weinstein Co., the film studio run by brothers Bob and Harvey Weinstein , reached an agreement with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to eliminate its $450 million in debt, a person with knowledge of the terms said.
John Malone ’s Starz LLC agreed to sell a 25 percent stake in its Starz Media LLC home- entertainment unit to Weinstein Co.
The lights hadn’t even come up at the world premiere of “Can a Song Save Your Life?” when Marc Schipper’s BlackBerry began buzzing with messages from distributors clamoring for rights.
Walt Disney Co. ended negotiations to sell its Miramax film studio to Los Angeles billionaire Ron Burkle , according to two people with knowledge of the situation.
President Barack Obama, seeking to raise at least $2.4 million, turned to movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and other entertainment industry leaders for help funding his re-election campaign.
Harvey Weinstein, co-founder of Weinstein Co., was named to France’s Legion of Honor for producing and distributing movies that include “The Artist,” winner of the 2012 Academy Award for best picture.
Weinstein Co. reached a multiyear production and distribution agreement with Miramax, reuniting brothers Bob and Harvey Weinstein with the film company they founded in 1979.
"My choice for saint is Saint Ted."
- Harvey Weinstein on Oct 07, 2014