Weinsteins To Distribute “Coriolanus”

The Weinstein Company announced today that it has acquired U.S. rights and Pan Asian pay TV rights to “Coriolanus”, the feature directorial debut of Academy Award nominated actor Ralph Fiennes.

A contemporary staging of Shakespeare’s classic play about the titular Roman warrior, “Coriolanus” stars Fiennes, Gerard Butler, Vanessa Redgrave, Brian Cox, Jessica Chastain and James Nesbitt.

Coriolanus will make its world premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival on Monday. TWC will release the film theatrically in the U.S. later this year.