WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheila G's Original Brownie Brittle announces their partnership with The Weinstein Company (TWC) to be the official dessert of their Golden Globe dinner and after party. The partnership kicked off in November with the SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK Premieres in New York and Los Angeles.
Brownie Brittle founder Sheila G Mains will be creating specialty brownies and champagne brownie truffles for the events to add a bit of sweetness to TWC's outstanding film nominees this season.
The Weinstein Company leads this year's Golden Globe nominations with 15, in various categories, for DJANGO UNCHAINED, SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, THE MASTER, KON-TIKI, QUARTET, and THE INTOUCHABLES.
"I am honored to create special sweets for such prestigious award events," said Sheila G. "Each party will have only the best chocolate delights to celebrate such amazing films."
Sheila G's Original Brownie Brittle has taken America by storm and is available at most major retailers across the nation. Since 1994, Sheila G's Signature brownies have been featured at Disney's theme parks, bakeries, and special catered events. Her Cookie Dough Brownies became the best-selling dessert at MGM Studios a year later. She has also made special Dalmatian brownies and an exclusive Blondie for Epcot Center.
2012 was a banner year for Brownie Brittle as they were named the "Best New Snack Product" at the National Confectionery Sales Association awards ceremony. Additionally, Brownie Brittle has been recognized as the National Confectioner's Association's 2012 "Most Innovative Products" award finalist, and winner of the Best Cookie Award at the 2011 Festival of Chocolate. Brownie Brittle is all natural, kosher, and peanut-free.
Brownie Brittle is baked with generations of love. In best-selling Chocolate Chip, and Traditional Walnut or Toffee Crunch flavors, Brownie Brittle is available at major retailers or online at www.browniebrittle.com.
ABOUT BROWNIE BRITTLE
Sheila G Brands, LLC, a woman-owned company in West Palm Beach, FL, has been baking and selling innovative brownie products to restaurants, club stores and world-class theme parks since 1992. Brownie Brittle, the company's flagship product, is a 12-month shelf-stable retail snack made in America and available in Chocolate Chip, Toffee Crunch and Traditional Walnut flavors. Sheila G's Brownie Brittle launched on store shelves in April of 2011 and is now available in ten of thousands stores in the US, Canada and Caribbean. (www.browniebrittle.com)
ABOUT THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY
The Weinstein Company (TWC) is a multimedia production and distribution company launched in October 2005 by Bob and Harvey Weinstein, the brothers who founded Miramax Films in 1979. TWC also encompasses Dimension Films, the genre label founded in 1993 by Bob Weinstein, which has released such popular franchises as SCREAM, SPY KIDS and SCARY MOVIE. Together TWC and Dimension Films have released a broad range of mainstream, genre and specialty films that have been commercial and critical successes. TWC releases took home eight 2012 Academy Awards®, the most wins in the studio's history. The tally included Best Picture for Michel Hazanavicius's THE ARTIST and Best Documentary Feature for TJ Martin and Dan Lindsay's UNDEFEATED. THE ARTIST brought TWC its second consecutive Best Picture statuette following the 2011 win for Tom Hooper's THE KING'S SPEECH.
Since 2005, TWC and Dimension Films have released such films as GRINDHOUSE; I'M NOT THERE; THE GREAT DEBATERS; VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA; THE READER; THE ROAD; HALLOWEEN; THE PAT TILLMAN STORY; PIRANHA 3D; INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS; A SINGLE MAN; BLUE VALENTINE; THE COMPANY MEN; MIRAL; SCRE4M; SUBMARINE; DIRTY GIRL; APOLLO 18; OUR IDIOT BROTHER; I DON'T KNOW HOW SHE DOES IT; SARAH'S KEY; SPY KIDS: ALL THE TIME IN THE WORLD IN 4D; MY WEEK WITH MARILYN; THE IRON LADY; W.E.; CORIOLANUS; UNDEFEATED; THE ARTIST; and BULLY. Currently in release are LAWLESS, THE MASTER, THE INTOUCHABLES and THIS MUST BE THE PLACE. Upcoming releases include QUARTET, DJANGO UNCHAINED and ESCAPE FROM PLANET EARTH.
TWC is also active in television production, led by former Miramax Films President of Production and current President of Television Meryl Poster, with credits including the Emmy® nominated and Peabody Award winning reality series Project Runway, spin-off series Project Runway All Stars and Project Accessory, the VH1 reality series Mob Wives, spin-off series Big Ang and Mob Wives: Chicago, and the critically acclaimed HBO comedy/crime series The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency which also received a Peabody Award. The company is currently in pre-production on the martial-arts epic Marco Polo for Starz. TWC additionally has 17 series in different stages of development, including The Nanny Diaries, being adapted for ABC by Amy Sherman Palladino (Gilmore Girls).
Rachel Krupa, Krupa Consulting
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