In a deal reflecting Tom Freston's imprint, Paramount Pictures and MTV Films have signed Interscope Geffen A&M chairman Jimmy Iovine and Eminem's manager Paul Rosenberg to a three-year first-look…
Paramount-based Grammnet Prods. has decided to seek power from the ancient god Isis. Shingle, headed by Kelsey Grammer, has acquired tyro scribe Ali Russell's "Isis" pitch in a preemptive low…
As the box office welcomes back higher-profile pics, the main question is how high can "Sky Captain" fly in the fall? Paramount's hoping for a payoff this weekend, after having bailed out from June…
"Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow" writer-director Kerry Conran admitted he had serious nerves at Tuesday night's Chinese preem.
Hollywood's writers remain on a rocky road. For the past two weeks, they've been voting in a contentious WGA West presidential contest between appointed incumbent Daniel Petrie Jr. and challenger…
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped two-time Oscar-nominated thesp John Travolta for its Hollywood Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Directors Guild of America has tapped Julie Delpy, Swoosie Kurtz, Jude Law, Mike Nichols, Martin Scorsese and Oprah Winfrey as presenters at the DGA Honors Sept. 29 at the Waldorf-Astoria.
Paramount Pictures Motion Picture Group has promoted Richard Fowkes to exec VP in charge of business affairs.
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Panavision co-founder and cinematographer Richard Moore for the Presidents Award.
The Hollywood Film Festival will honor Michael Mann with its Hollywood Director of the Year Award on Oct. 18.
Valhalla Motion Pictures chief Gale Anne Hurd has promoted Stephen Tao to the post of senior VP, production/ development, and named Stephen Emery VP of production/development.