Color Force is an American studio founded in 2007 by producer and film executive Nina Jacobson after her 2006 termination as president of Disney’s Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group.[2]

Color Force
Independent
Founded2007
FounderNina Jacobson
Headquarters,
Key people
  • Bryan Unkeless
  • (senior vice president of production)
Owner
  • Nina Jacobson
  • Brad Simpson[1]
  • (Partner)

[3] Its films include the Diary of a Wimpy Kid and The Hunger Games series. Color Force signed a three-year "first-look" production deal with DreamWorks in December 2006. On March 1 2012, Brad Simpson became partner.[1]

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FilmographyEdit

Feature filmsEdit

Title Release Date Director Notes Budget Gross
Diary of a Wimpy Kid March 19, 2010 Thor Freudenthal Distributed by 20th Century Fox; co-production with Dune Entertainment $15,000,000 $118,182,020
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules March 25, 2011 David Bowers Distributed by 20th Century Fox; co-production with Dune Entertainment $21,000,000 $87,378,502
One Day August 19, 2011 Lone Scherfig Distributed by Focus Features; co-production with Random House Films and Film4 Productions $15,000,000 $56,706,628
The Hunger Games March 23, 2012 Gary Ross Distributed by Lionsgate $78,000,000 $691,247,768
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days August 3, 2012 David Bowers Distributed by 20th Century Fox; co-production with Dune Entertainment $22,000,000 $77,112,176
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire November 22, 2013 Francis Lawrence Distributed by Lionsgate $130,000,000 $854,355,361
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 November 21, 2014 Francis Lawrence Distributed by Lionsgate; co-production with Lionsgate $125,000,000 $755,100,229
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 November 20, 2015 Francis Lawrence Distributed by Lionsgate; co-production with Lionsgate $160,000,000 $652,955,370
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul May 19, 2017 David Bowers Distributed by 20th Century Fox; co-production with TSG Entertainment $22,000,000 $24,380,215
Crazy Rich Asians August 17, 2018 Jon M. Chu Distributed by Warner Bros.; co-production with Ivanhoe Pictures $30,000,000 $231,310,201
Ben Is Back December 7, 2018 Peter Hedges Distributed by Roadside Attractions, LD Entertainment and Lionsgate, co-production with 30West and Black Bear Pictures $13,000,000[4]
Where'd You Go, Bernadette August 9, 2019[5] Richard Linklater Distributed by Annapurna Pictures
The Goldfinch October 11, 2019 John Crowley Distributed by Warner Bros.; co-production with Amazon Studios

TelevisionEdit

Title Series Premiere Series Finale Creator(s) Co-production with Note
American Crime Story February 2nd, 2016 present Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski Scott & Larry Productions, Ryan Murphy Productions, FXP, and Fox 21 Television Studios; distributed by 20th Television
Pose June 3rd, 2018 present Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Steven Canals Ryan Murphy Productions, Brad Falchuk Teley-vision, Fox 21 Television Studios, and FXP; distributed by 20th Television.
Y 2020 TBA Michael Green and Melina Matsoukas FX Productions; distributed by FX. [6]
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Animated Series TBA TBA Fox Television Animation, and TSG Entertainment; distributed by 20th Television.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Kit, Borys (28 February 2012). "Brad Simpson Joins Nina Jacobson's Color Force as Partner". The Hollywood Reporter.
  2. ^ Holson, Laura M. (December 9, 2016). "Nina Jacobson Has Her Revenge on Hollywood's Old-Boy Network". The New York Times. Retrieved February 7, 2019.
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (March 4, 2009). "'Hunger' pangs for Color Force". Hollywood Reporter.
  4. ^ Abramovitch, Seth (December 4, 2018). "Making of 'Ben Is Back': How Director Peter Hedges Convinced His Reluctant Son Lucas to Star". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 4, 2018.
  5. ^ McNary, Dave (January 17, 2019). "Cate Blanchett's 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' Moved Back to August". Variety. Retrieved January 17, 2019.
  6. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (October 14, 2015). "'Y: The Last Man' TV Series in the Works at FX (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 12, 2018.

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