Tag Archives: co-chair

The Weinstein Company Accepts NC-17 Rating on Blue Valentine in Order to Appeal It

hollywoodnews.com: In response to the ratings given to two of its upcoming films, The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that it has engaged a formidable legal team to challenge the NC-17 rating for ‘BLUE VALENTINE’ and the R rating for ‘THE KING’S SPEECH’ given by the Motion Picture Association of[...]

Brooke Burns recalls her near-death experience and how it changed her life

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: It’s been four and a half years since Brooke Burns broke her neck in a diving accident – and miraculously made a full recovery. Looking back, she says the event changed her life. “I think it’s impossible to go through something like that[...]

Disney-ABC TV’s Mark Pedowitz departing

BY STAFF Veteran ABC executive Mark Pedowitz is leaving the company after 19 years. He is expected to set up shop at Warner Bros. TV with a first-look deal. Pedowitz most recently was senior adviser to the office of the co-chairman, reporting to Anne Sweeney, co-chair of Disney-Media Networks and president, Disney/ABC Television[...]