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Weinstein backs Oliver Stone-directed Guantanamo series

The Weinstein Company (TWC) has come on board a new scripted TV project from film-maker and Daniel Voll entitled Guantanamo. The show, created by Voll and directed by Stone, is about the people held at the controversial US prison, and those who defend and imprison them. TWC co-chair Harvey Weinstein said: “It’s always been a […]

Tom Hardy, Ridley Scott produce BBC One’s Taboo

Hollywood actor Tom Hardy, Peaky Blinders’ Steven Knight and director Ridley Scott (pictured) are creating an eight-part period drama for BBC One. Taboo will be produced by the UK wing of Scott Free Productions, Scott Free London; Hardy Son & Baker; and Sonar Entertainment, which will distribute the series outside of the UK. Knight, who […]