The Weinstein Company May Be Sold or Shut Down Amid Sexual Assault Scandal
6 monthes ago - By Fortune
The Weinstein Company is reportedly exploring either a sale or a complete shutdown in the wake of the growing list of sexual harassment and assault allegations brought against its co-founder, Hollywood movie mogul Harvey Weinstein.
The Wall Street Journal , citing an anonymous source, reported on Friday that the independent film studio could either change hands or wind down operations as the fallout continues from Weinstein's accusers coming forward to allege decades of inappropriate behavior. The Weinstein Company's board fired Weinstein last weekend, and the studio reportedly had been...
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Weinstein Co said to explore sale or shutdown, but company denies report
6 monthes ago - By Reuters
The Weinstein Co, the film production company part-owned by Harvey Weinstein, is exploring a sale or shutdown and is unlikely to continue as an independent entity, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, but the company's co-chairman, Bob Weinstein, denied the report.
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