Finding Neverland, the passion project that marked Harvey Weinstein’s debut as the lead producer of a Broadway musical, will close on August 21. Weinstein and executive producer Victoria Parker informed the cast Thursday night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, where the musical opened April 15, 2015 after a month of previews. Show More Summary
Back in 2011, Unauthorized: The Harvey Weinstein Project was released to very little fanfare despite being the first documentary to exclusively focus on Harvey Weinstein, the larger-than-life film-studio mogul behind Miramax and the Weinstein Co. Directed by Barry Avrich, the doc attempted to examine the prolific life and work of ... More »
Harvey and Bob Weinstein are among the EPs of 'National Enquirer Investigates,' which will premiere May 28 on Reelz. read more
It’s primary day in New York, and cable news is pretty much wall-to-wall with talking-head pundits. In a break from the pundit parade, MSNBC’s Afternoon MoJoe had New Yorker Harvey Weinstein on to talk about Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders,...Show More Summary
UPDATE, 12:05 PM with Open Road statement: Bob and Harvey Weinstein have joined the CEOs of more than 80 major corporations – including Google, Apple, You Tube, Yahoo and Microsoft – who have signed a letter urging the governor of North...Show More Summary
Bob and Harvey Weinstein have joined the CEOs of more than 80 major corporations – including Google, Apple, You Tube, Yahoo and Microsoft – who have signed a letter urging the governor of North Carolina to rescind an anti-gay bill he...Show More Summary
Signatories to the letter, which accuses the state of sanctioning discrimination against LGBT people, include Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Apple's Tim Cook. read more
Hollywood is beginning to turn on Georgia. Big industry names, including Anne Hathaway, Julianne Moore, Lee Daniels, Kathleen Kennedy, Harvey Weinstein and more, have signed a letter written by the Human Rights Campaign, vowing to discontinue...Show More Summary
Anne Hathaway, Julianne Moore, Seth MacFarlane, Lee Daniels and Harvey Weinstein have joined a call to boycott filmmaking in Georgia should the state's governor sign a controversial "religious freedom" law that many view as discriminating against the LGBT community, Reuters reports. Nearly 40 Hollywood players, from actors and actresses to directors, writers,...
Harvey Weinstein, co-chairman and founder of Weinstein Co. Photographer: Matthew Staver/Bloomberg Local Caption Harvey Weinstein "The Weinstein Company will not stand behind sanctioning the discrimination of? LGBT people or any American. We have plans in place to begin filming Lee Daniels' new film in Georgia later this year, [...]
Add Harvey Weinstein to the chorus of Hollywood voices speaking out against a pending bill in Georgia that would permit faith-based groups and organizations in the state to discriminate based on sexuality. Disney said that it would take its business elsewhere if Georgia Gov. Show More Summary
The Council for Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Fashion Awards is now an official Weinstein production — because Harvey Weinstein is behind basically every important production ever. Variety reports that Weinstein will join the company's executive VP Patrick Reardon and CFDA's Steven Kolb as the exec. producers of the live... More »
The movie mogul opens up to THR after distribution president Erik Lomis exits for Megan Ellison's Annapurna Pictures. read more
Weinstein Co.'s longtime distribution president, Erik Lomis, is leaving the indie studio for Megan Ellison's production company Annapurna Pictures, according to a person familiar with the matter. Lomis, who joined Harvey and Bob Weinstein in 2011, will oversee distribution and other business areas at...
Derek Hough is set to star in the revival of Singin’ in the Rain on Broadway! The announcement was made over the weekend by Harvey Weinstein at The Weinstein Company’s pre-Oscars party, where the 30-year-old dancer/singer/actor performed two numbers from the show! Derek will play the role made famous by Gene Kelly in the 50s [...]
The shade of it all! Saturday was a big day for Derek Hough! During The Weinstein Company's pre-Oscar party, Harvey Weinstein announced that the blonde babe will be starring in his upcoming Broadway production of Singin' In The Rain! Yay! Then, to close out the fun-filled night, the Dancing with the Stars pro took the stage to perform [...]
Chris Rock's cryptic tweet on Friday about a "blackout" had many wondering what the comedian had in store for his second turn hosting the Academy Awards (Weinstein Co. co-chair Harvey Weinstein, for one, predicted Rock would "annihilate" Hollywood, per the Hollywood Reporter ). This anticipation was spawned by the #OscarsSoWhite...
Lady Gaga and bf Taylor Kinney hobnobbed it with Lana Del Rey at a swanky pre-Oscar party. Gaga -- who had performed in WeHo with Elton John hours earlier -- rubbed elbows at Harvey Weinstein's big bash in Bev Hills at the Montage hotel. It was a…
With a handful of Oscar statuettes and the title of all-time highest-grossing foreign language film in North America, it makes sense that producer Harvey Weinstein would want to return to the "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" well. Now, three years after being announced, sequel "Crouching Tiger,...
Today, The Hollywood Reporter posted an Awards Chatter podcast interviewing Weinstein co-chief Harvey Weinstein himself. Though a great deal of the interview discusses the history of the Weinstein Co. and Weinstein’s own personal experiences,...Show More Summary