Jim Gianopulos

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/Film
Paramount Creates a Virtual Reality Movie Theaterbe as vanguard as possible. We have to make the theaters a bigger and better ex
/Film / Posted 2 days ago
be as vanguard as possible. We have to make the theaters a bigger and better experience. Jim G [Paramount chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos] is a progressive thinker, and we want to get out front and see where audiences want to go. There is quite a... Read more
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Variety
Paramount to Be Audited by China’s Huahua, Shanghai Film GroupSkydance Media and SEGA, and will provide 25% of the production costs of the st
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
Skydance Media and SEGA, and will provide 25% of the production costs of the studio’s film slate for fiscal 2018 and 2019. Jim Gianopulos, Paramount chairman and CEO, Tuesday explained a changing approach to funding the studio’s movies, “The... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Paramount Loses China's Huahua Media Financing Dealwould happen with the financing agreement. (Grey died of cancer in May.) In Mar
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
would happen with the financing agreement. (Grey died of cancer in May.) In March, former 20th Century Fox Film chairman Jim Gianopulos was announced as Grey's replacement. Gianopulos soon traveled to China with executives from Paramount parent... Read more
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Variety
Paramount Loses Slate Financing Deal With China’s Huahuagrew increasingly wobbly, Paramount and Viacom executives admitted at various p
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
grew increasingly wobbly, Paramount and Viacom executives admitted at various points that Huahua had missed payments. Jim Gianopulos, Paramount’s chairman and CEO, attempted to put a positive spin on the news, saying in a statement that the... Read more
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Business Wire
Paramount Pictures Provides Slate Financing Updatefinancing for approximately 25 percent of the production costs of the studio’s
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
financing for approximately 25 percent of the production costs of the studio’s film slate for fiscal 2018 and 2019. Jim Gianopulos, Paramount Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, said, “The actions we are announcing today establish a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Paramount Shake-Up: Megan Colligan Out as Marketing Chiefannounced her departure to staff on Monday morning, insiders say. Her exit come
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
announced her departure to staff on Monday morning, insiders say. Her exit comes as newly installed Paramount chairman-CEO Jim Gianopulos tries to forge a new future for the struggling studio. Colligan, a veteran marketing executive who previously... Read more
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Variety
Megan Colligan Out As Global Marketing Chief at Paramountmarketing and distribution at Paramount Pictures, Variety has learned. The move
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
marketing and distribution at Paramount Pictures, Variety has learned. The move comes as newly installed studio chief Jim Gianopulos continues to shake up the top executive ranks at the troubled company in the wake of a series of film flops... Read more
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Variety
Kumail Nanjiani, Chrissy Metz, Jim Gianopulos Celebrate Storytelling at MPTF’s Reel Stories, Real LivesNovember 3, 2017 12:09PM PT Conversations about community dominated the sixth
Variety / Posted 16 days ago
November 3, 2017 12:09PM PT Conversations about community dominated the sixth annual Reel Stories, Real Lives event at Milk Studios in Hollywood... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Paramount, Hasbro Strike Movie Distribution, Production Dealof exceptional brands, so this expansion of our relationship is incredibly exci
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
of exceptional brands, so this expansion of our relationship is incredibly exciting," Paramount Pictures chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos added in his own statement. Hasbro recently hired Greg Mooradian as president of Allspark Pictures, to... Read more
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Variety
Paramount, Hasbro Sign 5-Year Distribution, Production Pactproducing them. The pact lasts for five years and is exclusive. The move comes
Variety / Posted 16 days ago
producing them. The pact lasts for five years and is exclusive. The move comes as newly minted Paramount Chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos is looking to rejuvenate the studio after a bruising period at the box office. Gianopulos replaced Brad Grey... Read more
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Billboard
How Viacom Is Emerging From Its Reorganizationaffiliate sales and VH1's Chris McCarthy was made president of MTV, its third e
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
affiliate sales and VH1's Chris McCarthy was made president of MTV, its third executive in that role in three years, while Jim Gianopulos was made chairman and CEO of Paramount, taking over from Brad Grey (who later died of cancer). By most... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
How Viacom Is Emerging From Its Reorganizationaffiliate sales and VH1's Chris McCarthy was made president of MTV, its third e
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
affiliate sales and VH1's Chris McCarthy was made president of MTV, its third executive in that role in three years, while Jim Gianopulos was made chairman and CEO of Paramount, taking over from Brad Grey (who later died of cancer). By most... Read more
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Variety
Tom Cruise to Receive Pioneer of the Year Honor at Cinemaconinspiring audiences everywhere.” Past pioneer of the year honorees include Dic
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
inspiring audiences everywhere.” Past pioneer of the year honorees include Dick Cook, Cecil B. DeMille, Michael D. Eisner, Jim Gianopulos, Alan Horn, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Donna Langley, Sherry Lansing, Frank G. Mancuso, Sumner... Read more
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Variety
Universal Chairman Donna Langley to Receive Producers Guild’s Milestone Awardrecipients include Clint Eastwood, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Steven Spielberg, Sherry
Variety / Posted 25 days ago
recipients include Clint Eastwood, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Steven Spielberg, Sherry Lansing, Ron Meyer, Alan Horn, Bob Iger, Jim Gianopulos, and, most recently, Tom Rothman. “The Producers Guild of America champions what is lifeblood to so many of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Suburbicon' Premiere: Stars Praise George Clooney as "Actor's Director"a very funny scene. They were happy we kept that in." The film's premiere was
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
a very funny scene. They were happy we kept that in." The film's premiere was followed by a private reception with Paramount's Jim Gianopulos, Amal Clooney and her mother Baria Alamuddin, and Luciana Barroso. Suburbicon opens in theaters Oc... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Box-Office Bomb: What's Behind 'Geostorm' MeltdownTrek Into Darkness. Misses include Jack Reacher: Shadow Recruit and Life, a Son
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
Trek Into Darkness. Misses include Jack Reacher: Shadow Recruit and Life, a Sony film. In August, several months after Jim Gianopulos took over as chairman of Paramount, Skydance renewed its deal with the studio after contemplating going... Read more

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