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Weinstein Co. Buyer Headed to Trial for Jilting “Architect” of Deal

Lantern Capital Partners is now facing the prospect of explaining at trial its moves three years ago when it maneuvered to buy most of The Weinstein Company’s assets out of bankruptcy for about…

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.

‘Current War’ Team Talks “Blessing” of “Second Chance” Director’s Cut After Weinstein Fallout

'The Current War's' writer, producers and star Benedict Cumberbatch spoke about the "blessing" of getting a "second chance" at releasing the former Weinstein Company film about Thomas Edison and…

Bob Weinstein Reemerges With New Company and Animated Pic ‘Endangered’

Bob Weinstein is returning to film production with his own shingle, Watch This Entertainment, with Téa Leoni co-producing his first project, animated feature 'Endangered.'

Harvey Weinstein Plaintiffs Oppose TWC’s Move to Hire More Lawyers

The Weinstein Company's debtors are asking the judge to let them hire a litigation firm in potential claims against the defunct studio's former directors and officers amid opposition from New York's…

Spyglass Media Group Lands Warner Bros. as Strategic Investor

Spyglass Media Group has secured Warner Bros. Pictures as a strategic investor. The pact, unveiled Tuesday by Gary Barber, chairman and CEO of Spyglass, will see Warner Bros. take an equity stake in…

Spyglass Media Group Closes Former Weinstein Co. NY Office, Lays Off 15

The newly formed Spyglass Media Group has closed the New York offices that once belonged to the Weinstein Co. and laid off 15 of the employees that were part of Lantern Capital's acquisition of the…

David Glasser Says He’s Raised $300 Million for Post-Weinstein Studio

Former top Weinstein Co. exec David Glasser is launching a $300 million indie studio with backing from Rob Burkle and other investors.

Former Weinstein Co. Film ‘Hotel Mumbai’ Finds New Home at Bleecker Street

Former Weinstein Co. movie 'Hotel Mumbai' has found a new home at indie distributor Bleecker Street before making its world premiere early next month at the Toronto Film International Festival.

Weinstein Co. Saga Comes to an End as $289 Million Sale to Lantern Closes

Now that the sale of The Weinstein Co. to Lantern Capital Partners has been approved, the TWC saga, falling short of its ambitions, comes to an end amid scandal and bankruptcy.

Weinstein Co. Lays Off 20-Plus Employees

The Weinstein Co. is laying off more than 20 employees in both New York and Los Angeles as it heads toward finalizing its $289 million sale to Lantern Capital.

Weinstein Co. Sale to Lantern at Risk Amid Growing Discord

The sale of The Weinstein Co. to private equity group Lantern Capital is in danger of falling apart, TWC said Wednesday in a filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Delaware.