Paramount Pictures, founded in 1912 as the Famous Players Film Company by Adolph Zukor, reportedly during lunches at The Lambs’ Grill room, along with Lambs Daniel Frohman and Charles Frohman. Charles Frohman joined The Lambs in 1897, and Daniel in 1926. Zukor joined The Lambs in 1914. Charles Frohman died on the Lusitania in 1915; and Jesse Lasky joined the company, and the Famous Players Film Company was renamed Paramount Pictures in 1916. Many films of Famous Players feature members of The Lambs.