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MIPTV: AMC+ Takes ‘Spy City’

In one of the first big domestic deals announced at the 2021 digital Mip-TV television market, AMC Networks have acquired U.S. rights for European espionage series 'Spy City,' starring Dominic…

Paradigm Promotes Five, Adds Gersh Agent

Paradigm Talent Agency has promoted five staffers to become new agents, while veteran literary agent Michael Romero-LoSasso has joined the company from Gersh.

Jon Hamm to Star in, Produce Miramax’s ‘Fletch’ Comedy Reboot

Miramax and Jon Hamm are teaming for a reboot of 'Fletch,' the 1980s Chevy Chase movie, based on the original Gregory Mcdonald mystery novels.

Miramax Boards ViacomCBS Intl. Studios’ ‘The Turkish Detective’ Series as Co-Producer

ViacomCBS International Studios has struck a deal with Miramax, in which ViacomCBS owns a 49 percent stake, to co-produce 'The Turkish Detective,' a detective series set in Istanbul based on 'The…

Miramax Taps Marc Helwig as Head of Worldwide TV

Miramax has named former NBCUniversal International Studios executive Marc Helwig to lead its TV division.

Julie Goldstein Joins ShivHans Pictures as Head of Production (Exclusive)

ShivHans Pictures has named Julie Goldstein as president of production after her earlier stints at Endgame Entertainment, HBO Films and Miramax.

ViacomCBS Closes Acquisition of 49 Percent Miramax Stake in $375 Million Deal

ViacomCBS has closed its acquisition of a 49 percent stake in Miramax, which has a library of 700-plus titles, including 'Pulp Fiction,' 'Chicago,' 'Good Will Hunting' and 'No Country for Old Men,'…

ViacomCBS Pauses Up to $2.5 Billion in Asset Sales Amid Virus Crisis

ViacomCBS, for one, has signaled that two planned divestitures, for which it is believed to be eyeing price tags of $2 billion to $2.5 billion on a combined basis, with the cash proceeds expected to…

ViacomCBS to Acquire 49 Percent Stake in Miramax for $375 Million

ViacomCBS has agreed to acquire a 49 percent stake in Miramax, which has a library of 700-plus titles, for $375 million in a deal with BeIN Media Group.

Sam Worthington, David Hyde Pierce Join Russell Crowe in ‘The Georgetown Project’ (Exclusive)

Sam Worthington and David Hyde Pierce are to star alongside Russell Crowe in Miramax's supernatural thriller 'The Georgetown Project.'

Lionsgate Bows Out of Miramax Bidding

Lions Gate Entertainment has bowed out of the race to acquire Miramax, the indie studio that was founded by Bob and Harvey Weinstein in 1979 and boasts a library of 700 films, The Hollywood Reporter…

Qatari Giant BeIN Shopping Major Miramax Stake (Report)

A major stake in the legendary Weinstein-founded film banner Miramax is up for sale from Qatari owner BeIN.