Paramount Pictures has just moved the DreamWorks comedy starring Eddie Murphy off Martin Luther King weekend to a new date after the Academy Awards. Now A Thousand Words will open on March 23rd. A studio exec told me it’s to take advantage of the heat that Eddie is expected to generate for his career after hosting the Oscars.
Paramount Counting On Oscar Host Gig To Make Eddie Murphy's Career Hot Again
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