The town is definitely watching "The Watchmen." Speculation has been raging this week that new Paramount chief Brad Grey was pulling the plug on the action-adventure and putting it into turnaround.
Paramount Pictures believes in "Superstition," buying Neal Marshall Stevens' horror spec script and setting it up with Radar Pictures and Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes.
A mere 14 months on the job as Paramount president Donald De Line is exiting the studio in the wake of last week's disclosure that Fox Entertainment prexy Gail Berman was in negotiations to come…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
With niche divisions, as with comedy, it's all about timing. The fast-moving HBO and New Line got the deal that Paramount was slowly trying so hard to seal.
The Blue Collar gang of comics has landed a multiyear development deal at Paramount.
Paul W.S. Anderson will write and direct Paramount's "Deathrace 3000," a remake of the cult Roger Corman pic "Deathrace 2000." Anderson, who last directed "Alien vs. Predator" and "Resident Evil,"…
Brenda Ciccone has been named VP of publicity for Paramount Home Entertainment.
Paramount has snapped up college comedy spec "Senior Week" from Erica Rivinoja, setting it up for John Goldwyn and Lorne Michaels to produce.
"Star Trek" vet Brannon Braga is remaining in the Paramount universe even as he prepares to plot a course for a new galaxy. With "Enterprise" now wrapped, Braga has come on board as exec producer and…
Paramount has purchased film rights to "Prep," Curtis Sittenfeld's first novel, and set it with producers John Goldwyn and Sara Colleton. Set at an elite Boston boarding school, book centers on an…