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Paramount+ Unveils First UK Original Unscripted Slate (Televisual)

Paramount+ has announced its first unscripted original UK series ahead of the launch of the global streaming service in the UK this Summer. Story Films, 72 Films, Top Hat, Vice Stu... More

Paramount+ Takes Rights to Premier League in LatAm (WS)

Paramount+ has inked a deal to become the exclusive home of the Premier League in Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. Subscribers in these m... More

Paramount+ to Launch on Sky Across Europe (BTN)

ViacomCBS Networks International and Sky have announced that Paramount+ will launch on Sky platforms in the UK, Ireland, Italy, Germany, Switzerland and Austria in 2022. The launch... More

Paramount+ Sets Launch Plans for Australia, New Zealand (THR)

The Viacom CBS service will launch down under for A$8.99 per month, which is cheaper than Netflix, Disney+ and local competitors Stan and Foxtel Now.... More

Paramount+ Plans to Debut One Original Movie a Week in 2022 (THR)

ViacomCBS is following the suit of other major studios who are trying to promote their streaming services by sending new movie straight to streaming, although the company has previ... More

Paramount Plus to Get Theatrical Films Earlier (B&C)

Some movies will stream 30 to 45 days after release.... More

Paramount+ to Launch in U.S., Latin America on March 4 (Light Reading)

ViacomCBS did not announce pricing for Paramount+, a service that will debut with about 30,000 TV shows and movies from the media company's stable of networks and studios, includin... More

Paramount Opens Vault for Blu-rays, Theatrical Re-Releases, Virtual Screenings (Deadline)

Paramount Pictures has apparently decided that everything old is new again, especially in the time of coronavirus quarantines. This week, the studio launches “Paramount Presents,... More

High Praise for TPN at vETC Event

Bryan Ellenburg, director of content security for CBS, CBS Films and Showtime, has seen a lot of security initiatives over the years, helping to hold down the content security fort... More

Video: Ooyala, Paramount Execs Offer ‘Business of Video’ Insights at CES 2019

Before the show floor opened for CES 2019 in Las Vegas, online video platform and workflow management system specialist Ooyala hosted a private “Business of Video” panel, featu... More

CES 2019: Ooyala, Paramount Execs Talk Future of Video

LAS VEGAS — Ted Schilowitz, futurist with Paramount Pictures, looks at the state of entertainment today, and sees a mixed bag. “We’ve effectively TV’d everything in our ... More

Paramount, Netflix Set Multi-Picture Film Deal (Deadline)

The companies have collaborated across the studio’s operations under [Jim] Gianopulos, who became CEO of Paramount in March 2017. At the TV studio, Paramount has supplied Netflix... More

Amazon is on the Prowl for Movies From Sony, Paramount (AdAge)

Amazon, looking for ways to offer more films on its streaming service, discussed co-financing movies with at least two major Hollywood studios in exchange for certain online rights... More

How ‘Mission Impossible’ Made the Leap to 4K and HDR (Engadget)

To prime audiences for the next film, Fallout, Paramount re-released the entire Mission Impossible series on 4K Blu-ray last month. The new discs aren't only a huge upgrade for cin... More

Live-Streamed Broadway Shows? The Tech Was Easy, But Oh the Drama! (Fast Company)

Of the 32 or 33 shows listed the boards during a typical week, some may not even bring in half of their earning capacity. Streaming could fill in those gaps, the argument goes, by ... More

Paramount Partners with Bigscreen for ‘Top Gun’ Virtual Reality Showings (Variety)

Bigscreen and Paramount Home Media Distribution are partnering on free virtual-reality showings of the iconic action movie “Top Gun” in 3D in Bigscreen’s VR software. Begi... More

Paramount Jumps on Augmented Reality Bandwagon

After multiple virtual reality (VR) initiatives, Paramount is now giving augmented reality (AR) a try, with a free AR app for iOS users to coincide with the release of the Paramoun... More

Paramount Pictures Launching First VR Movie Theater (Deadline)

Paramount Pictures has just created another platform — or maybe even a new distribution window — to display its feature content.The studio is collaborating with several tech co... More

Paramount Bowing Scandinavian SVOD Service (HMM)

Viacom International Media Networks is launching a branded Paramount Pictures subscription streaming video service via pay-TV operators in Denmark, Norway and Sweden Oct. 1. The... More

Paramount Becomes Latest Studio to Support Dolby Vision for UHD Blu-ray, Streaming (MESA)

Paramount has become the latest Hollywood studio to throw its support behind Dolby Vision for Ultra High-Def (UHD) Blu-ray and streamed movies featuring High Dynamic Range (HDR), f... More