I guess you know your job has become unnecessary (or worse, wasn't necessary to begin with) when you're canned and then it's decided there's no need to even replace you. Jeff Wells at Hollywood Elsewhere has been covering the heck out of the story of the firing of Paramount Pictures president Gail Berman, starting with a piece linking back to a story he wrote nearly a year ago, when he received a letter from a supposed insider slamming this Hollywood Reporter piece by Anne Thompson about the challenges Berman, who came to Paramount from Fox Entertainment (so yeah, you can kinda blame her for American Idol, along with everything else), was facing eight months into her job.
categories Movies, Cinematical