UK’s Heyday Films bids to scrap US distribution deal claiming family film should not be associated with studio at centre of sex harassment scandal

The UK producer of the Paddington films is seeking to scrap the Harvey Weinsten Company’s lucrative deal to distribute the upcoming sequel in the US, in the wake of the sexual harassment and assault allegations against its co-founder.

A source close to Heydey Films, the co-producer of Paddington with French company StudioCanal, said the family film should have no association with The Weinstein Company (TWC).

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