1. Family members plan to hold a small, private funeral for Grey this week and plan to hold a memorial service at an unspecified date in the coming weeks.
  2. Grey, who was born Dec. 29, 1957 in New York, headed Paramount from 2005 until February. He left the Viacom Inc.-owned studio before the end of his 15-year contract with the company as part of a management shake-up for the struggling studio, according to the Los Angeles Times.
  3. Before heading the studio, Grey made his name as a television producer and partner at Brillstein-Grey Entertainment. Among his production credits are HBO's Emmy Award and Golden Globe-winning series "The Sopranos," 2006's "The Departed" and 2005's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory."
  4. Friends took to social media to mourn Grey:
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