Edward C. Powell, First VP of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, has announced his retirement after 34 years on the general exec board.
With only slight fanfare in the United States, "Howl's Moving Castle" has joined an elite group of hit pics from non-English-speaking countries.
Things are lonely out there in limbo-land. But less lonely than in the past. A growing number of movies lately seem to be in a holding pattern insofar as their releases are concerned.
Two months into her new job, Paramount president Gail Berman's started putting her stamp on the studio. If nothing else, that stamp's going to be colorful.
Paramount has decided to fly with "The Pilot," paying mid-six against high-six figures to snap up Johnny Rosenthal's comedy pitch about a pilot-turned-steward. Par, which outbid several studios in an…
Leaders of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists have approved cutting the size of its national board from 116 to 73.
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…