Director Michael Bay Signs Two-Picture Deal with Paramount
FIRST UP FOR THE PROLIFIC FILMMAKER IS "PAIN AND GAIN" STARRING MARK WAHLBERG AND DWAYNE 'THE ROCK' JOHNSON, FOLLOWED BY A NEW INSTALLMENT IN THE HUGELY POPULAR "TRANSFORMERS" FRANCHISE, TO BE RELEASED ON JUNE 29TH, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, CA (February 13, 2012) -- Paramount Pictures announced today that director Michael Bay has signed a two-picture deal with the studio, which will commence this spring with the filming of "Pain and Gain," and will be followed by the next installment in the hit "Transformers" franchise.
J.J. Abrams Begins Production on the Next "Star Trek" Movie
Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions Will Release the Anticipated Sequel on May 17, 2013
LOS ANGELES, CA (January 13, 2012) -- Paramount Pictures announced today that principal photography has commenced in Los Angeles, CA on the sequel to STAR TREK from director J.J. Abrams. The film will be released on May 17, 2013 in 3D. The 2009 re-launch of the "Star Trek" franchise by Abrams was met with critical acclaim and a worldwide gross of over $385 million at the box office.