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  • Lay the Favorite
  • added The Weinstein Company (In Talks) as a distributor Jan. 25, 2012
  • The Weinstein Co. is in active talks to acquire Stephen Frears' gambling dramedy Lay the Favorite, though sources caution that an initial offer didn't pan out, no deal has closed and there are issues yet to work on.

    Source: Variety Weinsteins Gamble on 'Lay the Favorite'