MIRAMAX® is a global film and television studio best known for its award-winning and original content. The studio’s new projects include both film and television, among them the critically acclaimed Mr. Holmes, currently in release from MIRAMAX® and Roadside Attractions, directed by Academy Award® winner Bill Condon (Gods and Monsters, Kinsey) and starring Academy Award® nominees Sir Ian McKellen (The Lord of the Rings film franchise, X-Men film franchise) and Laura Linney (Kinsey, You Can Count on Me, The Savages); the forthcoming Bad Santa 2, currently in production, starring Billy Bob Thornton (TV series “Fargo,” Sling Blade, A Simple Plan, Bandits), who reprises his Golden Globe nominated role as Willie Soke, and Oscar®, Golden Globe and Emmy winner Kathy Bates (Misery, Titanic, Dolores Claiborne), with Broad Green Pictures co-producing/co-financing; Bridget Jones’s Baby, currently in post-production from Working Title for Universal Pictures, MIRAMAX® and StudioCanal, with Oscar® winners Renée Zellweger (Bridget Jones’s Diary, Chicago, Jerry Maguire) and Colin Firth (The King’s Speech, Mamma Mia!) reprising their roles in the third installment of the Bridget Jones film series; and The 9th Life of Louis Drax, currently in post-production, starring Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades of Grey, TV's “The Fall”), Aaron Paul (TV's “Breaking Bad”, Need for Speed, Triple 9) and Sarah Gadon (Dracula Untold, The Amazing Spider-Man 2). Earlier last year MIRAMAX®, together with Sony-Screen Gems also released the Kevin Hart hit comedy The Wedding Ringer.
Building on its unparalleled library of characters and groundbreaking narratives, MIRAMAX® is also developing new television content alongside industry luminaries, with projects that include Robert Rodriguez’s “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series", heading into its third season.
Collectively, MIRAMAX's unrivaled library of more than 700 titles has received 278 Academy Award® nominations and 68 Oscars®, earning most notably four Best Picture awards for The English Patient, Shakespeare in Love, Chicago,and No Country for Old Men. More iconic titles from the library include critically acclaimed and commercial hits alike, such as Pulp Fiction, Good Will Hunting, Bridget Jones's Diary, the Scream film franchise, Kill Bill Vol. 1 & 2, and The Aviator.
Since the purchase of MIRAMAX® in 2010 by Qatar Holding, together with the investor group led by MIRAMAX® Chairman Thomas J. Barrack, Jr.’s Colony Capital, the studio’s world-class global distribution team has successfully brought this renowned collection to existing and emerging platforms in nearly every country in the world.
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