Paramount's massive makeover has kicked into high gear, with chairman Brad Grey tapping Revolution Studios partner Rob Moore to become Par's president of worldwide marketing, distribution and…
Paramount's hitting the campus, setting up a feature development deal with the CollegeHumor.com Web site and Par-based Alphaville. CollegeHumor.com, and Alphaville partner Sean Daniel are aiming to…
Veteran MTV Films exec Heather Parry is ankling the shingle to help expand the development slate of Happy Madison, the Sony-based production company run by Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo.
Paramount has chosen Owen Wilson to star in its long-in-development remake of “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” to be produced by the father-son team of Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and John Goldwyn. Wilson…
Having replaced its production team, Paramount has now begun a revamp of marketing and distribution. But the identity of the new team is a well-kept secret. Rob Friedman is out as vice chair and…
Paramount Pictures has decided to go back to "Summer School," setting up a remake of the 1987 Mark Harmon comedy with producer Jordan Kerner and his Kerner Entertainment shingle.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors has tapped Bobbi Banks as president. She had been VP of the org. Banks, who has been on the board for 12 years, is the first African-American prexy of the MPSE.
The world remains in the grip of "War of the Worlds" as the Tom Cruise/Steven Spielberg tentpole showed impressive foreign appeal and dominated offshore box office with $60.5 million at 6,300…
Philip Anschutz's Walden Media has signed a first-look production deal with Oh Really Prods., headed by former Walden production exec Joseph del Hierro and partner Dan MacDonald.
Reality TV is about to see a battle -- between its writers and producers -- that's bitter enough to be worthy of its own reality show.
The terror attacks in London have come at a time when Hollywood seems ready -- finally -- to tell the tale of Sept. 11. Paramount Pictures will finance and distribute an untitled feature about the…