MIPTV Spotlight: Miramax


CANNES: Miramax is involved in several new high-profile projects, with a 2016 slate that includes Southside with You, which it recently acquired.

Other titles include Bad Santa 2, with Billy Bob Thornton and Kathy Bates; Bridget Jones’s Baby, starring Renée Zellweger and Colin Firth; and The 9th Life of Louis Drax, featuring Jamie Dornan, Aaron Paul and Sarah Gadon.

“Our new film and TV projects feature stars and stories with global appeal,” says Joe Patrick, Miramax’s executive VP of worldwide television. “Additionally, the Miramax and Revolution Studios libraries are full of iconic titles spanning every genre.” This includes XXX, Pulp Fiction, Good Will Hunting, Scream, The Others and Anger Management.

Patrick adds: “We’re excited to be growing our new pipeline with quality content to complement our library and the libraries we represent.”