SANTA MONICA, June 18, 2014 – Global film and television studio Miramax today announced that Daniel Pipski has joined the company in the newly created position of Vice President, Television, effective immediately. Reporting to Miramax EVP, Production and Development, Zanne Devine, Pipski is responsible for generating original series as well as series concepts derived from [...]
Project Greenlight Returns To HBO For A New Season, With Ben Affleck And Matt Damon Executive Producing
LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2014 – PROJECT GREENLIGHT, the documentary series chronicling the search for a first-time director and exploring the filmmaking process, will return to HBO for a new season, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming. Executive producers of the new season include Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, who were [...]
“Radically Different. Disruptive. A Fascinating Ride” -Associated Press Based on Robert Rodriguez’s Cult Classic Film of the Same Name, Cable Network’s First Scripted Original Renewed For 13 Hour-Long Episodes New York, March 26, 2014 – El Rey Network, the general entertainment cable channel founded by filmmaker Robert Rodriguez, announced plans today to greenlight a sophomore [...]
Robert Rodriguez’s ‘From Dusk Till Dawn: A Netflix Original Series’ Coming Exclusively To Netflix Members In International Territories This March
New Episodes of the Netflix Original Series Based on the Cult-Classic Film Arriving Weekly To Members in Canada, Ireland, Netherlands, Nordics, UK and Latin America Beverly Hills, CA – 6 March, 2014 – Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) in association with Miramax, El Rey Network and FactoryMade Ventures, today announced episodes of “From Dusk Till Dawn: A [...]
Highly-Anticipated Debut of Cable Network’s First Original Set For Tuesday, March 11th at 9 PM ET/PT on El Rey Network AUSTIN, TX – Thursday, January 30, 2014 – El Rey Network, Robert Rodriguez’s new genre-busting cable network, is excited to announce the World Premiere of the highly-anticipated From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series [...]
SANTA MONICA, January 14, 2014 – Global film and television studio Miramax today announced that veteran producer and industry executive Zanne Devine has been named Executive Vice President, Production and Development of Miramax, effective immediately. Reporting to Miramax Chairman, Thomas J. Barrack, Jr., and Miramax CEO, Steve Schoch, Devine will lead content acquisition, production and [...]
New Cast Added to Robert Rodriguez’s Highly-Anticipated ‘From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series’ Including Adrianne Palicki, Jake Busey and Lane Garrison
Pictured Above: Adrianne Palicki, Jake Busey, Lane Garrison El Rey Network to Debut Original Series Q1 2014 New York and Austin, TX – December 16, 2013 – Additional castmembers have joined the Austin-based production of the highly-anticipated, “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series,” premiering in Q1 2014 on El Rey Network, the new 24-hour English-language [...]
Miramax and The Weinstein Company Enter Into Multi-Year Production and Distribution Agreement Reuniting Weinsteins and Company They Founded
Deal Includes Development and Distribution of Content from Miramax Library NEW YORK and SANTA MONICA, Dec. 16, 2013 – Miramax and The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today a multi-year, multi-title film, television and live stage co-production and co-distribution agreement involving library- derived and original development projects covering some of the most iconic titles in the [...]
Wilmer Valderrama Joins Cast of Robert Rodriguez’s Highly-Anticipated ‘From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series’ Premiering On El Rey Network Early Next Year
New York and Austin, TX – November 25,2013 – Wilmer Valderrama (That ‘70s Show, To Whom It May Concern) has been cast as enigmatic crime lord Carlos, in El Rey Network’s highly anticipated supernatural crime saga, “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.”
El Rey Network Adds Robert Patrick, Eiza González, Madison Davenport and Brandon Soo Hoo to Cast of Robert Rodriguez’s Highly-Anticipated ‘From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series’
New York and Austin, TX – November 15, 2013 – On the heels of last week’s start of production in Austin, El Rey Network today announced the newest cast members of the highly-anticipated, “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series,” premiering in Q1 2014 on the new English-language cable network.
Miramax is a leading worldwide film and television studio with a library of more than 700 motion pictures containing some of the most original and acclaimed independent films, such as Pulp Fiction, Chicago, Good Will Hunting, The English Patient, Life is Beautiful, and City Of God – as well as scores of commercial hits such as Bridget Jones’s Diary and the Scream, Scary Movie and Spy Kids franchises. Collectively, the Miramax library has received 284 Academy Award® nominations and 68 Oscars®, including four Best Picture awards. Miramax’s world-class global distribution team has successfully brought this acclaimed collection of titles to existing and emerging platforms in nearly every country in the world.
Miramax’s new development projects include both TV and film. Currently the studio is working with industry luminaries to create new derivative television series based on their respective award-winning stories and characters. These titles include Gangs of New York with Martin Scorsese, Cop Land with James Mangold, and Robert Rodriguez’s From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, which is in active production. Miramax, together with Sony’s Screen Gems, will release Jeremy Garelick’s film The Wedding Ringer (starring Kevin Hart, Josh Gad and Kaley Cuoco) on January 16, 2015.
Miramax was purchased in 2010 by Qatar Holding, together with the investor group led by Miramax Chairman Thomas J. Barrack, Jr.’s Colony Capital, and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California with a sales office in London.