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Harvey Weinstein Facts
Co-founder of Miramax Films; co-chairman with brother Bob of The Weinstein Company; responsible for many hits and classics.
He produced rock concerts, and his earliest films, such as "Rockshow" with Paul McCartney, were music-oriented.
His first major success with Miramax was "Sex, Lies, and Videotape" from 1989, directed by Steven Soderbergh.
He and his brother's former film company, Miramax, was named after their parents Miriam and Max; he was married to Eve Chilton Weinstein on November 21, 1987, and later married Georgina Chapman on December 15, 2007.
He was an executive producer of the Oscar-winning film, "The Fighter," with Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale.