Nickelodeon’s STAR TREK: PRODIGY Aims Franchise at Young...
Streaming - Television

The Star Trek franchise is among the most venerable of all 20th century entertainment properties. Having already birthed nine TV series and 13 feature films since its initially short-lived debut run i...

Variety
October 13, 2021

CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG To Release This November In Theaters ...
Streaming - Theatrical

In the wake of being quite content with the theatrical and Paramount+ day-and-date release of Paw Patrol, the studio is putting the eOne/New Republic Pictures feature Clifford: The Big Red Dog back on...

Deadline
September 24, 2021

Brian Robbins to Be Named Paramount Pictures Chairman and CEO
Streaming - Television - Theatrical

Nickelodeon head Brian Robbins is slated to become the next chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures, people familiar with the matter have confirmed to Variety. Robbins, who currently oversees Nickelod...

Variety
September 10, 2021

Study Says Consumers Don’t Mind Ads If They Get Lower St...
Streaming

Hulu, HBO Max, Paramount+ and Peacock all offer cheaper, ad-supported tiers for subscribers, but Netflix has remained opposed to adding ads to its service. Ad-supported streaming has increasingly bec...

Hollywood Reporter
September 9, 2021

Box Office: FREE GUY Posts Best Second Weekend During Pandemic...
Theatrical

Despite all the bad news about the delta variant, there are parts of the box office which held up quite well, while the rest of it played like a normal August. Showing some amazing holding power, Dis...

Deadline
August 23, 2021

Studios Begin to Blink on Theatrical Releases Amid Delta
Theatrical

Hopes were running relatively high on studio lots across Hollywood in June. A true box office recovery seemed within sight. Executives could feel some confidence about their fall releases after having...

Hollywood Reporter
August 18, 2021

How ‘South Park’ Creators Keep Cashing in
Streaming - Television

If prolific producers Shonda Rhimes, Ryan Murphy and Greg Berlanti are worth a combined $900 million via their overall deals, how did Trey Parker and Matt Stone — who oversee one show, South Park, s...

Hollywood
August 11, 2021

‘South Park’ Creators Sign $900M ViacomCBS Deal, 14 Movies...
Streaming - Television

Oh, my God! They … are going to release 14 new South Park films. MTV Entertainment Studios has inked South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone to a new deal that will run through 2027, includi...

Hollywood Reporter
August 5, 2021

Can ‘F9’ Kick-Start a True Summer Tentpole Season?
Theatrical

The latest 'Fast & Furious' installment is the first all-audience blockbuster to unfurl in U.S. theaters since pandemic-era restrictions were largely lifted. Reservations are normally hard to com...

Hollywood Reporter
June 22, 2021

Box Office: ‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ Takes Top ...
Theatrical

“The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard” nabbed the top spot on box office charts, debuting with $11.6 million from 3,331 U.S. venues over the weekend. As the only new nationwide release, the poorly re...

Variety
June 21, 2021

One-Quarter of U.S. TV time is Spent Watching Streaming Servic...
Streaming - Television

The majority of Americans are still spending their screen time watching network and cable television, but streaming is gaining steam, according to new data from research firm Nielsen. Nielsen, known ...

CNBC
June 18, 2021

Box Office: ‘In the Heights’ Loses to ‘A Quiet Place Par...
Theatrical

Since “In the Heights,” a lauded adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway musical, fell short of box office expectations, it would be easy to point to its hybrid debut on HBO Max as the culpr...

Variety
June 14, 2021

Box Office: ‘Conjuring 3’ Out-Scares ‘A Quiet Place Part...
Theatrical

It use to be that the studios would space their horror movies apart on the schedule. It’s not usual that one would open up immediately after the other for fear of cannibalizing the same audience. Th...

Deadline
June 7, 2021

Paramount Plus Is Adding More Than 1,000 Movies This Week
Streaming

Paramount Plus is busting out the popcorn: The ViacomCBS streamer is stuffing more than 1,000 movie titles into the service this week as it fights for ground in the streaming wars. The new batch of f...

Variety
June 7, 2021

5 Lingering Questions After ‘A Quiet Place 2’ Dominates th...
Theatrical

After a punishing 14 months for the movie theater business, some sense of normalcy was restored last weekend with the release of director John Krasinski’s “A Quiet Place Part II.” The Paramount...

Variety
June 2, 2021

‘A Quiet Place Part II’ and ‘Cruella’ Kick Off With So...
Streaming - Theatrical

Ahead of the long Memorial Day weekend, Paramount’s “A Quiet Place Part II” and Disney’s “Cruella” are each off to a solid start at the domestic box office. The former, a nearly silent se...

Variety
May 28, 2021

Paramount TV Chief Nicole Clemens Likely to Oversee Paramount ...
Streaming - Television - Theatrical

Paramount Television Studios head Nicole Clemens is emerging as the likeliest candidate to oversee Paramount Plus’ original scripted programming amid a broader streaming content leadership shakeup a...

Variety
May 28, 2021

French Theaters Draw Whopping 2.1 Million Admissions in Six Da...
Theatrical

After being shut down for over six months, French theaters bounced back in a spectacular way, drawing 2.1 million admissions in six days after reopening on May 19. The results are particularly strong ...

Variety
May 25, 2021

Box Office: ‘Spiral’ Leads As Domestic Box Office ...
Theatrical

The domestic box office isn’t going to get interesting until next weekend, when Paramount’s A Quiet Place Part II and Disney’s Cruella launch the summer season. From that point on, we largely w...

Deadline
May 24, 2021

CBS Chief Talks Franchise Building, Playing to Strengths
Television

CBS has built its success of the past two decades largely on the back of its procedural franchises, including NCIS and CSI, and the network is doubling down on that strategy for the 2021-22 season. C...

Hollywood Reporter
May 19, 2021

Paramount Releases ‘Snake Eyes’ Trailer
Theatrical - Toys

During the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards, Snake Eyes star Henry Golding unleashed a brief, yet action-packed first look at the film that has since been released online. The short, 59-second trailer ...

The Toy Book
May 17, 2021

Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Infinite’ Skips Theaters &#...
Streaming - Theatrical

Another Paramount theatrical release is leaving the calendar. The Antoine Fuqua-directed sci-fi thriller Infinite, starring Mark Wahlberg, will hit the Paramount+ streaming service in June. ViacomCBS...

Deadline
May 10, 2021

Paramount+ Plans to Debut One Original Movie a Week in 2022
Streaming - Theatrical

ViacomCBS has big movie plans for its streaming service Paramount+. Infinite, a sci-fi thriller starring Mark Wahlberg and Chiwetel Ejiofor and directed by Antoine Fuqua for the conglomerate’s Para...

Hollywood Reporter
May 6, 2021

Rugrats’ Returns With a New 3D Look in Paramount+ Traile...
Streaming

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9qvm5H5Zto Nickelodeon and Paramount+ released a new trailer for their upcoming Rugrats series. The trailer features reimagined, 3D versions of Tommy Pickles and the ...

IGN
May 6, 2021

Amazon Sci-Fi Epic ‘The Tomorrow War’ Sets Summer Release
Streaming - Theatrical

We first told you that Skydance sold the Chris Pratt sci-fi film The Tomorrow War to Amazon Studios for $200M, and now that deal has closed with the streamer setting a July 2 drop date in 240 countrie...

Deadline
April 7, 2021

CBS Lands Serie A & Coppa Italia US Rights for $75.8 Mill...
Sports - Streaming - Television

CBS will be the new home of Italian soccer in the US from next season after beating ESPN to the rights for Serie A and the Coppa Italia. The deal runs for three years and will see Italian soccer’s ...

Sports Pro
March 24, 2021

Netflix is Testing a Crackdown on Password Sharing
Online - Streaming

Netflix has never made a big deal about password-sharing, but a new test suggests the company may be reconsidering. Netflix is trying out a new policy with some customers, prompting certain people to...

CNBC
March 12, 2021

How Amazon Primed Coming 2 America’s Successful First We...
Streaming

As New York City cinemas scrambled to reopen across the country, Amazon Prime worked to build buzz in the lead up to “Coming 2 America’s” March 5 release. Initially scheduled to be theatrically re...

Variety
March 8, 2021

ViacomCBS Makes Soccer a Driving Force for Rebranded Streaming...
Branding - Sports - Streaming

CBS Sports was initially not due to begin broadcasting the Uefa Champions League and Europa League until the start of the 2021-22 season, later this summer. But the network’s coverage of European c...

Sport Business
March 5, 2021

Summer 2021 Movies Change Release Dates
Theatrical

Fans of “A Quiet Place” will get to see the sequel in theaters earlier than expected. Paramount Pictures has pushed up the release date of “A Quiet Place Part II” by several months, moving th...

Variety
March 5, 2021

ViacomCBS Overhauls Film Strategy With New Theatrical Windows,...
Streaming - Television - Theatrical

Paramount Pictures is entering the streaming era in a big way, one that will see the 108-year old studio overhaul the way it releases and licenses the movies it makes. As part of that effort, Paramou...

Variety
February 25, 2021

‘Frasier’ Revival With Kelsey Grammer Set at Paramount Plu...
Streaming - Television

The “Frasier” revival has officially been ordered at Paramount Plus. Original series star Kelsey Grammer will return in the title role in addition to executive producing. Chris Harris and Joe Cri...

Variety
February 25, 2021

Paramount+ Adds CONCACAF Soccer Rights Ahead of US Launch
Sports - Streaming

Paramount+, the rebranded streaming service previously known as CBS All Access, has added more live soccer rights to its content offering ahead of the platform’s US launch on 4th March. The ViacomC...

Sports Pro
February 25, 2021

eOne Sells ‘My Little Pony’ Feature To Netflix
Streaming - Toys

The next My Little Pony movie has just been picked up by Netflix in a global rights deal excluding China. Paramount was set to release the movie on Sept. 24. The pic is from eOne’s animation outfi...

Deadline
February 12, 2021

Paramount Plus to Launch March 4 in U.S. and Latin America
Streaming - Television

ViacomCBS has set March 4 as the launch date for Paramount Plus, the company’s effort to join the direct-to-consumer streaming revolution alongside its larger rivals. The subscription service will ...

Variety
January 19, 2021

Skydance Shopping Chris Pratt’s ‘The Tomorrow War’ Sci-F...
Streaming - Theatrical

We hear that the Paramount/Skydance Chris Pratt movie The Tomorrow War was recently screened to the major streamers over the weekend. It played really well, I hear, and that there is a strong interest...

Deadline
January 13, 2021

Discovery+ is available now. How does it compare to other stre...
Streaming

On Monday, Discovery+ entered an increasingly crowded landscape of services vying to attract your eyeballs to their endless selection of programming. Discovery+ features more than 55,000 episodes fro...

USA TODAY
January 5, 2021

Buyer or Seller? How Each Film Studio Tackled Dealmaking Amid ...
Streaming - Tech - Theatrical

Each studio is in deal-making mode during the pandemic. As COVID-19 shuttered productions, Paramount had no movies shooting, but Disney had a half-dozen. Apple and Amazon went on buying sprees, while ...

The Hollywood Reporter
December 29, 2020

How Can Hollywood Catch Up to the Asian Box Office
Theatrical

While the North American box office pulls in less than $5 million per weekend due to COVID-19, the China and Japan markets are not only open, but also capable of breaking theatrical records. It may fe...

Variety
December 24, 2020

20-in-20 Movie Marketing Partnerships: Sonic
Dining - Partnership Blogs - Theatrical

Last Call is celebrating the holidays with the 20in20 countdown of the movie marketing partnerships showcasing the year's biggest promotional properties! Each day throughout the holiday season, we wil...

Earl Schultz
December 21, 2020

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