According to The Hollywood Reporter, Paramount is planning to announce Monday an ambitious slate of 11 titles for Sony's PlayStation Portable entertainment device, including Sahara, arriving Aug. 30, the same day as its home video release.

Paramount titles also draw heavily from fellow Viacom divisions Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and MTV, making Paramount the first studio to bring TV shows to the PSP's Universal Media Disc format.

The first wave of titles, due Aug. 9, consists of Team America: World Police, Coach Carter and Without a Paddle.

The second wave, arriving in stores Aug. 30, includes The Italian Job and, MTV's Viva La Bam: Vol 1 Other titles coming this the year include The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie and compilation UMDs of Chappelle's Show, The Ren & Stimpy Show, South Park and SpongeBob SquarePants episodes.

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Brian B.