Bob Bacon

Bob Bacon Departs Animation Exec Role at Paramount

Bob Bacon has left his job as executive VP of production for animation at Paramount amid an internal restructuring. Bacon’s duties will be overseen by Lee Rosenthal, president ... Continue Reading →

China’s Original Force Makes Feature Film Move

Original Force Animation — a well-established Chinese service studio with a roster of TV and videogame clients including Disney, DreamWorks Television, Sony, Tencent, Activision ... Continue Reading →

First Official ‘Kung Fu Panda 3’ Poster Arrives

DreamWorks Animation and 20th Century Fox have debuted the first official poster for upcoming CG sequel Kung Fu Panda 3, which strikes theaters with a comical vengeance on January 29, ... Continue Reading →

WIA Awards Susan Bin 2015 Phyllis Craig Scholarship

Women in Animation (WIA) has awarded Harvard student Susan Bin the 2015 Phyllis Craig Scholarship, an annually bestowed purse of $1,000 given to one deserving student who demonstrates ... Continue Reading →
Tuomo Korpinen

DWA Vet Tuomo Korpinen Joins Rovio

Tuomo Korpinen, a former DreamWorks Animation executive, has joined Rovio Entertainment as President of Rovio Animation and Blue Bird Distribution, and Global Executive VP of the company’s ... Continue Reading →

‘Mr. Peabody and Sherman’ Series Coming to Netflix

A slick new 2D take on Jay Ward’s classic characters is arriving this fall, as Netflix is set to debut The New Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show from DreamWorks Animation Television on ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Animation Posts $38.6m Loss

Market watchers are wincing as financial news from DreamWorks Animation continues to poke at the sore spot left by the company’s slew of layoffs and restructuring efforts. The studio ... Continue Reading →
Hiccup, Toothless and pals explore new creative territory for DreamWorks’ top franchise in the new Netflix series Dragons: Race to the Edge.

Into the Great Wide Open

Hiccup, Toothless and pals explore new creative territory for DreamWorks’ top ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Animation Launches Channel in Thailand

DreamWorks Animation will launch its first-ever dedicated linear TV channel in Thailand on Saturday, August 1, with the debut of DreamWorks Channel. The kids and family station is the ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Lineup Boasts New Toons, Third ‘BoJack’ Order

Leading internet TV network Netflix has announced premiere dates, new series and specials to be available globally in all its territories in the near future. Among these are a new grownup ... Continue Reading →