Star Trek: Axanar Executive Producer Releases Statement About Lawsuit by Paramount/CBS

Earlier today we were all stunned by the announcement that Paramount/CBS had filed a copyright infringement lawsuit against Star Trek fan production Axanar. (The full complaint can be found here.) Fan productions are nothing new to the Star Trek Universe and there have been several high profile and very professional ones in recent years including Axanar and Star Trek Continues. It’s that very professionalism that seems to be bothering the…

Sony and Paramount Skip San Diego Comic Con

Are we missing something?  Well, yes, apparently, according to Variety, if you’re going to San Diego Comic Con this year.   Marvel, Sony and Paramount to be precise. The studios say “It wasn’t a knock against Comic-Con.  The film cycles just didn’t allow it.” Facing the competition of “Star Wars”, “The Hunger Games”, “Fantastic Four” and DC Entertainment’s entire lineup of movies, it seems that Sony and Paramount felt they…