Vice Chairman, Paramount Pictures
In 2008, Rob Moore was named Vice Chairman of Paramount Pictures. He is responsible for overseeing the studio’s Worldwide Marketing, Distribution, Home Entertainment, Digital, Interactive, Television, Licensing, and Business Affairs divisions. He joined Paramount in 2005 as President of Worldwide Marketing, Distribution and Operations.
Since 2007, Paramount has released eight of its top ten highest grossing films of all time with the successes of the "TRANSFORMERS" franchise, "STAR TREK," "SHREK THE THIRD," "INDIANA JONES AND THE KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL," "IRON MAN" and "IRON MAN 2." During this time, Paramount has released more films grossing over $300 million than any other studio. In 2011, Paramount released a record six consecutive movies grossing over $100 million domestically and its first ever $1 billion worldwide grossing film in "TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON."
Paramount achieved unprecedented success in 2011, placing first in studio market share with $1.96 billion in domestic box office and a record $5.17 billion in worldwide grosses. Internationally, the studio became the first in history to cross the $3 billion barrier with a record $3.21 billion in grosses.
Prior to joining Paramount, Moore was a founding member and a partner at Revolution Studios, where he developed the strategic business plan and oversaw the formation of the company. Along with the company’s international production and distribution partners, Moore helped negotiate Revolution’s partnership and output agreements with Sony Pictures Entertainment, Starz Encore and Fox Entertainment. He also managed all aspects of Business Affairs, Finance, and Physical Production.
During Moore’s five years at Revolution Studios, the company released such box office hits as "AMERICA’S SWEETHEARTS," "BLACK HAWK DOWN," "XXX," "MAID IN MANHATTAN," "ANGER MANAGEMENT" and "DADDY DAY CARE."
Before Revolution Studios, Moore spent thirteen years at The Walt Disney Studio where he held numerous positions, departing as the Executive Vice President, Finance and Operations.
Moore established himself at the Los Angeles branch of Arthur Andersen and Co., where he specialized in entertainment.
He is a current member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Moore graduated in 1984 from Pepperdine University with a Business Degree.