TITLE

PAR LEADS 'UPRISING'

AUTHOR(S)
Fleming, Michael; Gardner, Chris
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/27/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 18, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the film company Paramount Pictures has signed Mike Myers to star in the film "How to Survive a Robot Uprising." The film will be produced by Michael De Luca who supervised production of the "Austin Powers" trilogy at New Line. The film is based on a manual written by Daniel H. Wilson of the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University.
ACCESSION #
20656461

 

Related Articles

  • PAR CHARACTER BUILDING. Fleming, Michael // Daily Variety;5/31/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 42, p1 

    The article reports on the agreement between Mike Myers and Paramount Pictures Corp. to co-write, produce, and star in a comedy film based on Pitka, a new age guru character in the U.S. Myers together with Graham Gordy will write the script, at the same time Myers will play the eccentric Pitka....

  • DEAL REPORT. Tucker, Hannah; Hayes, Dade; Kavetz, Carrie // Entertainment Weekly;5/12/2006, Issue 876, p13 

    The article presents an update on the U.S. film industry as of May 2006. Information is given about the role of actor Mike Myers in the movie How to Survive a Robot Uprising. The screenplay for the film Where the Wild Things Are, adapted from a children's book by Maurice Sendak, were co-written...

  • PGA kudos to Jan. 26.  // Daily Variety;5/18/2012, Vol. 315 Issue 34, p2 

    The article reports on the move of producer Michael De Luca to produce the 24th annual Producers Guild Awards in the U.S. on January 26, 2012.

  • There's new 'Activity' on Paramount's lot. Fernandez, Jay A.; Kit, Borys // Hollywood Reporter;1/19/2010, Vol. 413 Issue 1, p3 

    The article reports on the announcement from Paramount Pictures Corp. that it will hire screenwriter Michael R. Perry and director Kevin Greutert in making a sequel to the 2009 biggest surprise hit of the film "Paranormal Activity."

  • Helmer in talks for 'Turtles' gig.  // Daily Variety;2/16/2012, Vol. 314 Issue 34, p1 

    The article reports on the negotiations received by Jonathan Liebesman to direct Paramount Pictures Corp.'s live-action reboot of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles."

  • 'ORANGE' JUICED UP. Brodesser, Claude // Daily Variety;10/23/2000, Vol. 269 Issue 36, p2 

    Reports the motion picture production of 'Orange County,' by Paramount Pictures in Los Angeles, California. Scriptwriter of the movie; Executive producers of the film; Consideration of Jake Kasdan as director; Plot of the movie.

  • Par travels through time with Nick's 'Clockstoppers.' Hayes, Dade // Daily Variety;05/30/2000, Vol. 267 Issue 61, p4 

    Reports that Paramount Pictures has allowed `Clockstoppers,' a live-action film, to be co-produced by Nickelodeon Movies and Gale Ann Hurd. Directorial job for the film given to actors and director Jonathan Frakes; Cast members.

  • 'Weather' brightens at Par. McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;11/24/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 37, p1 

    Reports on the plan of Paramount Pictures Corp. to produce the film "The Weatherman" in Los Angeles, California. Information on the director and casts; Overview on the storyline; Target schedule for production.

  • Par nurtures Kerner 'Baby' McNary, Dave; Brodesser, Claude // Daily Variety;11/7/2002, Vol. 277 Issue 24, p3 

    Reports that Paramount Pictures Corp. has decided to back Kerner Entertainment's production of 'We're Having a Baby.' Film's storyline; Characters; Other joint projects of Paramount and Kerner.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics