Sony chief Michael Lynton has joined the USC School of Cinematic Arts Board of Councilors. The board helps spearhead the school's fundraising, as well as overall planning and development. Lynton, CEO…
After co-financing three films that made more than $300 million worldwide in 2013, David Ellison's Skydance Productions has closed a deal to reup with Paramount Pictures. The new deal will extend the…
While Paramount Pictures has argued that its austere slate churns out profitable films at a price, the studio's operating income has been in decline, putting even more pressure on big summer bets…
Back in 2005, Brad, when you were named Paramount's uberboss, I wrote a memo to you that waved some warning flags. You were politely dismissive of my warnings -- that is, until just about all of the…
Search and rescue workers announced they are pessimistic on the odds of survival for any Paramount Pictures executives, after a poorly constructed tentpole, otherwise known as "World War Z," which…
It's always fun to review the worst decisions of people who are famous for making smart decisions.
Paramount Pictures has preemptively bought "Lost City of Z," a David Grann manuscript about the search for a lost city in the Amazon, with Brad Pitt to produce the feature adaptation through his Plan…
The Grey has finally been washed out of the moniker. Brillstein-Grey Entertainment partners Jon Liebman and Cynthia Pett-Dante, who bought out the financial interests of owner Brad Grey when he left…
The Backlot: MEMO TO BRAD GREY: The last few weeks must have been difficult for you, Brad. It's never easy to change course in your career, especially when the whole community is looking over your…
Brad Grey, chairman and CEO of Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, has joined the board of councilors of USC's School of Cinema-Television.
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%