Plan B Entertainment
Plan B Entertainment, Inc., more commonly known as Plan B, is an American production company founded in November in 2001 by Brad Grey, Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston. In 2005, after Pitt and Aniston divorced, Grey became the CEO of Paramount Pictures and Pitt became the sole owner of the company. The president of the company was for many years Dede Gardner, but she and Pitt named Jeremy Kleiner co-president with Gardner in 2013. Three of the production company's movies, The Departed, 12 Years a Slave and Moonlight, have won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
|Industry||Motion pictures, Entertainment|
|Founded||November 2, 2001|
|Headquarters||9150 Wilshire Boulevard|
Beverly Hills, California, U.S.
Pitt, Gardner and Kleiner received the Producers Guild of America's David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures in 2020.
|Year||Title||Director||Oscar Best Picture|
|2010||Eat, Pray, Love||Ryan Murphy|
|2011||The Tree of Life||Terrence Malick||Nominated|
|2012||Killing Them Softly||Andrew Dominik|
|2013||Kick Ass 2||Jeff Wadlow|
|2013||World War Z||Marc Forster|
|2013||12 Years a Slave||Steve McQueen||Won|
|2015||True Story||Rupert Goold|
|2015||The Big Short||Adam McKay||Nominated|
|2016||The Lost City of Z||James Gray|
|2016||Voyage of Time||Terrence Malick|
|2017||War Machine||David Michod|
|2017||Brad's Status||Mike White|
|2018||Beautiful Boy||Felix Van Groeningen|
|2018||If Beale Street Could Talk||Barry Jenkins|
|2019||The Last Black Man in San Francisco||Joe Talbot|
|2019||Ad Astra||James Gray|
|2019||The King||David Michôd|
|Year||Title||Director||Oscar Best Picture|
|2020||Minari||Lee Isaac Chung||Nominated|
|2014–2015||Resurrection||ABC||Cancelled after two seasons.|
|2014–2016||Deadbeat||Hulu||Cancelled after 3 seasons.|
|2014||The Normal Heart||HBO||Television film|
|2016–2019||The OA||Netflix||Cancelled after two seasons.|
|2017||Feud||FX||on hiatus; later then recategorized a miniseries.|
|2018–2019||Sweetbitter||Starz||Cancelled after two seasons.|
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- White, Peter (January 14, 2020). "Amazon Inks Exclusive Overall TV Deal With Brad Pitt's Plan B, Sets Mystery Drama 'Outer Range'". Deadline. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
- Ford, Rebecca (May 4, 2017). "Brad Pitt's Plan B Inks Three-Year Deal With Annapurna". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
- Fleming, Mike (December 10, 2013). "Brad Pitt's Plan B Move Unveiled: Moving To Deal With New Regency And RatPac Partners James Packer And Brett Ratner". Deadline. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
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- Masters, Kim (December 10, 2013). "Brad Pitt and Brad Grey Break Up: Plan B to Exit Paramount (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 4 April 2018.
- N'Duka, Amanda (19 September 2019). "Marilyn Monroe Film 'Blonde' From Netflix & Plan B Adds Cast". Deadline. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
- McNary, Dave (28 February 2018). "'Dope' Director Rick Famuyiwa Partners With Plan B, New Regency on 'Black Hole'". Variety. Retrieved 15 May 2018.
- McNary, Dave (20 November 2015). "Brad Pitt, Warner Bros. Developing Sci-Fi Movie 'Illuminae'". Variety.com. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
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- Sneider, Jeff (24 August 2020). "Exclusive: Wu-Tang Clan's 'Shaolin' Album Netflix Movie Lands 'Brittany Runs a Marathon' Director". Collider. Retrieved 25 August 2020.
- Tapley, Kristopher; Halperin, Shirley (14 February 2019). "Chris Cornell Documentary in the Works From Brad Pitt and Peter Berg (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved 9 November 2019.
- Hipes, Patrick (10 November 2020). "MGM Lands Ta-Nehisi Coates' 'The Water Dancer' Film Adaptation From Plan B, Harpo Films And Kamilah Forbes". Retrieved 23 December 2020.
- Kroll, Justin (17 December 2020). "Frances McDormand To Star In MGM's Orion Pictures And Plan B's Adaptation Of 'Women Talking' With Sarah Polley On Board To Direct". Deadline. Retrieved 23 December 2020.
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- Andreeva, Nellie (June 5, 2018). "Amazon Greenlights Barry Jenkins & Plan B's 'Underground Railroad' Limited Series With Jenkins Directing All 11 Episodes". Deadline. Retrieved 5 June 2018.
- Andreeva, Nellie (October 20, 2020). "'High School' Coming-Of-Age Comedy From Tegan & Sara Quin, Clea DuVall & Plan B In The Works At IMDb TV". Deadline. Retrieved 23 December 2020.
- Andreeva, Nellie (July 11, 2018). "'Paper Girls' Graphic Novel Adaptation From Legendary TV & Plan B Gets Amazon Series Commitment". Deadline. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
- White, Peter (September 1, 2020). "David Benioff & D.B. Weiss Set Sci-Fi Drama 'The Three-Body Problem' As First Major Netflix Series; Alexander Woo, Rian Johnson, Rosamund Pike To EP". Deadline. Retrieved 3 September 2020.
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