A businesswoman wants to buy and rename Studio Weinstein, told the media

© AP Photo / Laurent Surgeprotector Harvey Weinstein. Archival photoA businesswoman wants to buy and rename Studio Weinstein, told the media© AP Photo / Laurent Cipriani

American businesswoman Maria Contreras-Sweet is going to buy and rename the film Studio Weinstein Co., founder and Director producer Harvey Weinstein was dismissed from his post in connection with allegations of sexual harassment, the newspaper Wall Street Journal.

Contreras-Sweet is known that the head of management on Affairs of small business in the administration of President Barack Obama. The edition with reference to the letter of offer about the deal reports that the businesswoman hopes to lead the Board of Directors of the company, staffed mainly by women.

The potential customer also wants to create a Fund to help victims of alleged harassment by Weinstein.

The proposal amount is not specified, but familiar with the situation, the sources note that the sex scandal around the founder of the Studio reduced the price on hundreds of millions of dollars.

Recently broke a lot of scandals involving rape or sexual harassment, which are well-known figures of show business and film industry. Weinstein was accused of assaulting dozens of women, including actress Angelina Jolie, Ashley Judd and Gwyneth Paltrow.