Mondo Media, Six Point Harness Finalize Merger

Two leading purveyors of adult-targeted digital and TV animation have joined forces, with Mondo Media (Happy Tree Friends, Deep Space 69, Dick Figures) and Six Point Harness (Cosmos: ... Continue Reading →

NBCU Closes DWA Deal, Announces Leadership Changes

NBCUniversal’s acquisition of DreamWorks Animation has been finalized, folding the studio into the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group — joining Universal Pictures, Fandango ... Continue Reading →

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Regina Spektor – “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” Official Video (from Kubo and the Two Strings) Hold on to your heartsrings: Ms. Spektor’s performance of the George Harrison ... Continue Reading →

BREAKING: NBCU Buys DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 Billion

NBCUniversal announced this morning that it has bought DreamWorks Animation and will add it to the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group. According to reports, Chris Meledandri, head ... Continue Reading →

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Funimation Releases Entire Samurai Champloo Series for Free on YouTube NorAm anime giant releases Shinichiro Watanabe’s seminal series to the huddled internet masses. Nick’s Layla ... Continue Reading →

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DreamWorks CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg: “We’re in a Golden Age for Animation” As Kung Fu Panda 3 smashes box-office records in China, Katzenberg says theatrical family toons are ... Continue Reading →

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The Women of ‘Kung Fu Panda 3’: Girlpower in the World of Animation Leslie Combemale mulls over the appointment of Melissa Cobb as Prez of Oriental DreamWorks and the studio’s ... Continue Reading →

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Final Call: Stuttgart Int’l Festival of Animated Film Competitions Submission deadline for AniMovie Feature competition and Animated Com Award is January 15 ’The Chonicles of Narnia’ ... Continue Reading →

DHX, DreamWorks Sign 5-Year Co-Pro Pact

DHX Media and DreamWorks Animation have entered into a five-year agreement to co-produce 130 episodes of original animated children’s content at DHX Studios. Content under the ... Continue Reading →

DWA Chief Global Brand Officer Steps Down

Michael Francis, chief global brand officer for DreamWorks Animation, is resigning from his full-time position in December and transitioning into a consulting role. When the shift takes ... Continue Reading →