Brad Weston will begin work as early as today at Paramount as co-president of production in the wake of being released from his contract as Dimension co-president.
With Tom Freston and Brad Grey's top-to-bottom Paramount makeover gathering momentum, the studio is facing the prospect of a far slimmer release schedule next year. With nearly a third of 2005 gone…
Paramount Pictures is going "Personal Shopping" with Mandy Moore, tapping the thesp to topline the long-in-development romantic dramedy for Scott Rudin Prods.
Paramount Pictures has tapped marketing exec LeeAnne Stables as senior VP of worldwide marketing partnerships with oversight over theatrical marketing alliances.
Paramount has bought the family adventure spec script "Trudain Rising," written by Scott Sandler, Kane Ng and Dan Hannon. Studio has set it up with Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Happy Madison's Adam…
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…
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,"…