HBO Acquires Jerry Weintraub Documentary
HBO Documentary Films has acquired worldwide rights to Jerry Weintraub documentary His Way.
His Way, written and directed by Douglas McGrath (Bullets Over Broadway, Infamous), focuses on the film producer and manager's five-decade career, using personal video, archival footage and one-on-one interviews with Weintraub, friends, family, co-workers and actors.
George H.W. Bush, Barbara Bush, George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Ellen Barkin, James Caan, Elliott Gould, Andy Garcia and Ralph Macchio are among those featured.
The film will debut on HBO later this year.
Graydon Carter, Alan Polsky and Gabe Polsky produced the film, with Steven Soderberg and Audrey Rosenberg as executive producers. Polsky Films produced with Conslidated Documentaries.