Paramount Pictures has promoted Eben Davidson to VP Acquisitions and Production. In addition to previous production responsibilities he’ll be in charge of acquiring films for distribution and for remake opportunities. Davidson reports to Film Group president Adam Goodman and president of production Marc Evans. Davidson most recently oversaw production on Footloose, Justin Bieber: Never Say Never and Jackass 3D. Paramount’s most recent acquisition releases include Like Crazy and The Devil Inside. label.