ViacomCBS reorganizes Paramount Pictures leadership, taps Brian Robbins as studio CEO

Brian Robbins

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ViacomCBS is shaking up the management of Paramount Photos.

The firm announced Monday that CEO and Chairman of Paramount Photos Jim Gianopulos would quit alter of the studio to Brian Robbins. Robbins will proceed in his most up-to-date position heading up Nickelodeon and steal on the added position of president and CEO of Paramount.

Gianopulos will remain in an advisory position thru the tip of the one year.

Robbins will oversee all of the motion photography produced for streaming provider Paramount , as neatly as all of the young of us and family sigh.

The records comes on the heels of experiences that ViacomCBS owner Shari Redstone has wanted to place more precedence on making sigh for Paramount . 

In step with a publication written by susceptible Hollywood Reporter Editorial Director Matthew Belloni, Redstone wanted motion photography esteem “A Peaceable Dilemma: Section II” and “Jackass Steadily” for Paramount . In its place, “A Peaceable Dilemma: Section II” became released in theaters in unimaginative Would possibly maybe maybe well also honest. The movie garnered nearly $270 million in world ticket sales on an estimated production funds of about $60 million. “Jackass Steadily” has been postponed until February 2022.

ViacomCBS declined to comment.

Also on Monday, ViacomCBS announced that Paramount Tv Studios will now became part of its top class network community under the management of David Nevins, chairman and CEO of Showtime Networks. Nicole Clemens will proceed on as president of Paramount Tv Studios and need to file right this moment to Nevins.