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Tribeca Film Festival Unveils 2016 Competition Slate Chris Prynoski’s R-rated Nerdland is among the highlights of the 15th annual festival. DreamWorks Animation CEO Says He Can Imagine ... Continue Reading →

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Panda Beats Monkey as China’s Top-Earning Animation DreamWorks Animation’s China-U.S. co-pro Kung Fu Panda 3 have overtaken Monkey King: Hero Is Back at the B.O., reclaiming ... Continue Reading →

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TAAFI 2016 Official Selection Announced Feature films Nova Seed (Canada) and Possessed (Spain) to screen along with international shorts during April fest. DreamWorks Animation Shares ... Continue Reading →

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Jason Bateman Praises the ‘Positive and Incredibly Timely’ Message of Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ The voice star was enthusiastic (if slightly damp) at the Disney film’s premiere ... Continue Reading →

Antonella Ceraso Named Country Manager at Planeta Junior

Antonella Ceraso has joined Planeta Junior as Country Manager for Spain and Portugal, the Barcelona-based production and distribution company announces. In her new role, Ceraso will ... Continue Reading →

Playmates Revs Up for ‘Voltron’ Toys

Playmates Toys and DreamWorks Animation announce they are collaborating on a new toy line based on DWA’s upcoming series Voltron: Legendary Defender, a reimagining of the classic ... Continue Reading →

Kidscreen Awards Winners Announced

The 2016 Kidscreen Awards took place Tuesday evening in Miami during this week’s Kidscreen Summit, with DreamWorks Animation and Sesame Workshop coming away as the major winners ... Continue Reading →

Global TV News: DreamWorks, FremantleMedia, One Animation, Sesame Workshop, Shaboom!, Squeeze, ZAG

DreamWorks Animation and France’s Lagardere Active TV have inked a deal for free-to-air and basic pay-TV rights for the latter’s kids and family channels to broadcast the ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Week Events to Fete Nominees

In the week leading up to the 88th Oscars, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is presenting a series of public programs to celebrate the hard work of this year’s nominees ... Continue Reading →

‘Kung Fu Panda 3′ Opens No. 1, Sets Record in China

DreamWorks Animation’s first co-pro with Shanghai’s Oriental DreamWorks is delivering on Jeffrey Katzenberg’s investment in opening up avenues to the Chinese theatrical ... Continue Reading →