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Huayi Bros. Partner with Hollywood Vets for Animation Venture

Chinese film production company Huayi Brothers has announced plans to expand its international presence by setting up an animation outfit with the help of some Stateside industry veterans, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Zootopia’ Hops Over $100m Hurdle in China

Disney’s latest feature Zootopia is proving a huge, hairy success in China, crossing the $100 million box office mark this weekend after 10 days in theaters. The film, directed ... Continue Reading →
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A Third of Firsts

As DreamWorks’ first Chinese co-production, Kung Fu ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

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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‘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 →
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Peilin Chou Named Head Creative at Oriental DreamWorks

Television and feature animation veteran Peilin Chou has been named Head of Creative for Feature Animation at Oriental DreamWorks, Variety reports. The production company is a co-venture ... Continue Reading →
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‘Kung Fu Panda 3′ Gets New Trailer

DreamWorks Animation and theatrical release partner 20th Century Fox have unveiled a spankin’ new trailer for upcoming CG saga Kung Fu Panda 3, in theaters January 29, 2016. Directed ... Continue Reading →
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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 →
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Chandler to Head DreamWorks Animation Theatrical Publicity

Former Pixar Animation Studios publicity lead Robin Chandler will join DreamWorks Animation as the studio’s head of theatrical publicity. Chandler, a 25-year industry veteran ... Continue Reading →
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Milind Shinde Named Assemblage COO

A.K. Madhavan’s freshman animation studio Assemblage Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. has hired on industry veteran Milind D. Shinde as Chief Operating Officer and as a member of the company’s ... Continue Reading →