Latest Paramount Motion Picture Group Stories

2011-07-06 17:23:00

LOS ANGELES, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), will launch an in-house animation division, with its first title slated for release in 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110706/NY31265LOGO ) In making the announcement, Paramount Chairman & CEO Brad Grey said the initiative was part of the studio's long-term strategy for growth and that the new division, Paramount Animation, will focus on high quality animation...

2009-10-15 16:57:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Dennis Maguire has been appointed president of Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment Worldwide; it was announced today by Rob Moore, Vice Chairman, Paramount Pictures. In this role, Maguire holds operating responsibility for the division's sales, marketing and distribution of home entertainment content for the Paramount Motion Picture Group in the United States and the division's 12 offices in other territories. Maguire's responsibilities...

2009-01-29 11:36:00

Bonus Features Includes A Full Length Episode of "Real Vice Cops: Uncut" NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Get an uncompromising look into the gritty Detroit underworld and the inner-workings of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) with the Spike TV and Paramount Home Entertainment release of "DEA: Detroit" which arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, February 10. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060322/NYW096LOGO ) "DEA: Detroit" DVD is a two-disc set featuring all...

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