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Paramount to Adapt Battlefield Video Game to Television Series Paramount to Adapt Battlefield Video Game to Television Series
Paramount Television and Anonymous Content have announced that they have optioned the rights for "Battlefield", the popular EA DICE video game.  The plan is to adapt the game to a television series. The game series, which consists of 11 different games, debute...
7/11/2016 4:14 PM EDT  |  Read More

Paramount Finds New Life for The Saint Paramount Finds New Life for The Saint
Paramount Pictures has just acquired the rights to The Saint , the espionage thriller that was originally a series of books that ran from 1928 to 1963. The Leslie Charteris story focuses on Simon Templar, a man who uses his intellect and quick wit to take down corrupt polit...
6/17/2016 4:46 PM EDT  |  Read More

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Heads to TV Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters Heads to TV
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters was originally supposed to get a sequel made, but now, Paramount has decided that they may possibly be taking the project to the small screen.  It would be a cable series through Paramount TV. While Hansel & Gretel didn...
10/15/2015 1:25 PM EDT  |  Read More

Fatal Attraction Series Being Developed By Paramount Fatal Attraction Series Being Developed By Paramount
A new Fatal Attraction series is on the works. The new one hour show will be based on the infamous 1987 film of the same name. Paramount will be doing the reboot, with Maria and Andre Jacquemetton (Mad Men) executive producing and writing.   The original film starr...
7/1/2015 3:09 PM EDT  |  Read More

Marvel, Sony and Paramount Skipping Comic-Con This Year Marvel, Sony and Paramount Skipping Comic-Con This Year
Comic-Con is fast approaching us, and some fans may be disappointed in the lack of presence from some top studios.  Marvel, Sony and Paramount will all be absent from this year's festivities. A Marvel spokesman said, "It wasn't a knock against Comic-Co...
6/19/2015 9:33 AM EDT  |  Read More

Dwayne Johnson to Star in New Hercules Film Dwayne Johnson to Star in New Hercules Film
HOLLYWOOD, CA (March 21, 2013) - Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios announced today that Golden Globe-winner Ian McShane ("Deadwood," PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES), Rufus Sewell (ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER), Joseph Fiennes (SHAKE...
3/26/2013 3:27 PM EDT  |  Read More

Jack Ryan Film to be Released Christmas 2013 Jack Ryan Film to be Released Christmas 2013
The release date for the upcoming Jack Ryan film has finally been announced by Paramount and Skydance Productions. The first film of the trilogy will open on Christmas Day 2013. The storyline of the film will follow a young Jack Ryan before he joins the CIA.  He mu...
8/27/2012 4:54 PM EDT  |  Read More

Paramount Expanding Animation Department Paramount Expanding Animation Department
Paramount Pictures has announced that they are expanding their animation department and that they already have several new projects in development. Among the projects are an animated film from J.J. Abrams and some Nickelodeon films. Also being developed is "The New...
8/17/2012 2:27 PM EDT  |  Read More

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Film Shutdown Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Film Shutdown
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle fans will be disappointed to hear that the upcoming film has been shut down. For now, at least. There are reportedly some issues with the script. Originally, the film was slated for a December 2013 release. But now, it's looking more like...
6/15/2012 3:55 PM EDT  |  Read More

Tranformer Franchise Could Continue To Grow Tranformer Franchise Could Continue To Grow
The "Transformers" franchise could be seeing a fourth and fifth installment to the blockbuster series. Currently, Hasbro is in discussions with Paramount Pictures, Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg about how to make the project happen. They are discussing a bac...
10/18/2011 4:11 PM EDT  |  Read More