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'Wolf of Wall Street' producer Red Granite settles in Malaysia fund corruption case

'Wolf of Wall Street' producer Red Granite settles in Malaysia fund corruption case

Red Granite Pictures, the “Wolf of Wall Street” film financier and production company that was ensnared in a federal corruption investigation more than a year ago, has reached a settlement with the U.S. government.

The Justice Department had moved to seize future royalties from Red Granite movies as part of a broader effort to take possession of $1.7 billion in assets that it said were purchased with money stolen by Malaysian government officials.

Those assets included rights to “The Wolf of Wall Street,” the hit 2013 Martin Scorsese film starring Leonardo...

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