Jeffrey Katzenberg Bids Farewell to DreamWorks Animation Staff as Comcast"s $3.8B Deal Closes

Katzenberg will now become chairman of DreamWorks New Media, which includes digital-focused properties such as AwesomenessTV. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 12th, 2017

China to Probe DreamWorks Animation Takeover by Comcast

China is to launch an anti-trust investigation into the recent takeover of DreamWorks Animation by Comcast. “Recently the Ministry of Commerce received complaints regarding Comcast’s decision to buy out DreamWorks claiming that the deal would .....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 2nd, 2016

Comcast"s DreamWorks Animation Acquisition to Face Anti-Trust Review in China

China's commerce ministry says it has received unspecified complaints that the U.S. deal could hurt competition in the Chinese market. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterSep 3rd, 2016

"Croods 2" Release Delayed Amid DreamWorks Animation Sale

The shuffling comes as NBCUniversal finalizes its acquisition of the animation company founded by Jeffrey Katzenberg.read more.....»»

Category: boxofficeSource: hollywoodreporterAug 12th, 2016

Jeffrey Katzenberg Floats Idea of DreamWorks Animation Merger With Paramount

Speaking at an investor conference, the CEO says television is DWA's most important segment nowadays.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 16th, 2017

Will Steven Spielberg Drop the DreamWorks Name?

With a move from Disney imminent, Spielberg's DreamWorks Studios must decide by Jan. 1 if it will continue to license the name from Jeffrey Katzenberg's DreamWorks Animation. read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterSep 25th, 2015

Jeffrey Katzenberg Accepts Deadline’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Video

Jeffrey Katzenberg has answered Deadline's call. The DreamWorks Animation CEO tweeted today he has accepted our ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — his second to date. He earlier accepted a challenge from Steven Spielberg, icy plunge and all, and agreed to up hi.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 21st, 2014

Ronstadt, Katzenberg among those honored by Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Linda Ronstadt, DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg and public radio host Diane Rehm are among those being honored at the White House Monday for their contributions to arts and humanities......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 28th, 2014

Jeffrey Katzenberg to Receive National Arts Medal

The DreamWorks Animation CEO, who is one of President Barack Obama's biggest donors, is among the recipients to be honored at the July 28 ceremony.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJul 22nd, 2014

VidCon: Jeffrey Katzenberg Talks AwesomenessTV Acquisition, "Ocean of Opportunity" on YouTube

The DreamWorks Animation CEO took the stage during VidCon to talk about why YouTube is "an amazing place to create laughter." read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJun 26th, 2014

CineEurope: DreamWorks Animation"s Jeffrey Katzenberg Teases "Penguins of Madagascar," "Home" Footage

The studio founder and CEO also shared some story details for 'Kung Fu Panda 3' and 'B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations,' both due out in 2015. read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJun 19th, 2014

DreamWorks Animation Acquires Rights to Felix the Cat

Iconic cartoon character Felix the Cat has found a home with Jeffrey Katzenberg at DreamWorks Animation. The DreamWorks Animation CEO unveiled the acquisition Tuesday during a presentation at the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas, touting the 95-year-old charac.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 17th, 2014

Dreamworks" Jeffrey Katzenberg feted in Hollywood

Jeffrey Katzenberg, the co-founder of Dreamworks, is honored in Hollywood with a hand and footprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 1st, 2016

Zooey Deschanel, Jeffrey Tambor Join DreamWorks Animation"s "Trolls"

Christine Baranski, John Cleese, Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick will also feature in the November release. read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterApr 17th, 2016

"Kung Fu Panda 3" Becomes China"s Biggest Animated Film Ever

The record is an important milestone for Jeffrey Katzenberg's Shanghai-based Oriental DreamWorks venture, which spared no expense in animating the film in both English and Chinese. read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterMar 1st, 2016

Global Showbiz Briefs: DreamWorks Signs 4- Series Deal With South Korea’s Studio Mir; Veteran Aussie Actor Bill Kerr Dies; Mor

DreamWorks Animation has inked a deal with Studio Mir for the latter to produce as many as to four cartoon TV series during the next four years. The South Korean animation studio, known for 2D fantasy series The Legend Of Korra, which airs stateside on Ni.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineApr 18th, 2015

Korea’s Studio Mir Inks Multi-Series Deal With DreamWorks Animation

South Korean animation firm, Studio Mir has forged a 4-year contract with DreamWorks Animation spanning four animated TV series......»»

Category: topSource: varietyMay 13th, 2015

DreamWorks Animation Inks Co-Production Deal With Makers of "The Legend of Korra"

South Korea's Studio Mir will co-produce up to four TV animated series over the next four years read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterMay 16th, 2015

CineEurope: Show Closes With Awards Ceremony

Jeffrey Katzenberg took the stage to present honors to FC Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJun 20th, 2014

London museum bids farewell to Dippy the dinosaur

Britain's Natural History Museum bids farewell to its most famous exhibit, Dippy the diplodocus, on Wednesday after almost four decades of greeting visitors before being dismantled ahead of a national tour. For 35 years, the huge skeleton cast,.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 10th, 2017

London museum bids farewell to Dippy the dinosaur

Britain's Natural History Museum bids farewell to its most famous exhibit, Dippy the diplodocus, on Wednesday after almost four decades of greeting visitors before being dismantled ahead of a national tour. For 35 years, the huge skeleton cast,.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 10th, 2017