Just when it seemed that the corporate halls of Paramount were returning to a state of calm, newly installed MTV Films and Nickelodeon Movies topper Scott Aversano has effectively cleared out the…
Paramount will unveil today a newly fashioned worldwide operating structure for its TV distribution biz and several senior management appointments. Chief among the hires is Wendy Ferren, who becomes…
Paramount has closed a $300 million film financing deal with international investment bank Dresdner Kleinwort for production coin that will fund 30 films for the studio.
"Capote" helmer Bennett Miller is setting his sights on "The Immortalist" for Paramount Vantage. Miller has set up the project, described as a contemporary, character-driven drama set in the world of…
ShowEast will honor Patricia Gonzalez, senior VP, in-theater marketing for Paramount, with the 2006 Al Shapiro Distinguished Service Award.
Paramount Pictures has set "The Nanny Diaries" authors Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus to pen the screenplay for "Five Men Who Broke My Heart," adapting the romance memoir by Susan Shapiro.
The exit of Tom Freston from Viacom delivered yet another surprise blow to Paramount Pictures and had observers wondering whether more shoes will drop. Freston had put several key pieces of the Par…
Paramount Pictures has picked up an untitled fish-out-of-water project from "Legally Blonde" scribes Karen McCullah Lutz and Kirsten Smith. Anna Faris is onboard to topline; Happy Madison is…
On Aug. 21, Paramount Pictures confirmed that MTV Films and Nickelodeon Movies are being elevated to full-fledged studio divisions, with Scott Aversano as prexy of both. Brad Grey could breathe a…
The abrupt divorce of Paramount Pictures and Cruise/Wagner Prods. has not only sent shockwaves through the industry but also raised questions about the future of the shingle and its many projects at…