The Weinstein Firm has been making an attempt to determine the way it can distance itself from co-founder Harvey Weinstein ever since The New York Instances reported on the many years of sexual harassment allegations which have been introduced in opposition to him, first by forcing him out of the corporate after which by reportedly hiring an advert company to give you a completely new title for the studio, however The Weinstein Firm itself isn’t the one group making an attempt to sever all ties. In accordance with Leisure Weekly, writer Hachette Ebook Group has shut down the Weinstein Books imprint, ending a deal that goes again to 2012.
In a short assertion, Hachette says that it has “terminated the Weinstein Books imprint, efficient instantly,” and that books at present beneath that branding will probably be revealed by the Hachette Books imprint to any extent further. Additionally, it feels like Weinstein Books workers will probably be moved over to Hachette Books.
Weinstein Books started as Miramax books in 2001, and lately it has revealed tie-in books for giant Weinstein Firm movie tasks in addition to work from well-known folks.