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  • Stacey Snider to be named co-chair of 20th Century Fox

    Stacey Snider is expected to be named co-chair of 20th Century Fox, according to a person familiar with the situation. Snider, currently co-chair and chief executive of Steven Spielberg's DreamWorks Studios, will serve as 20th Century Fox's No. 2...
  • Little guys take over in 'Penguins of Madagascar'

     Little guys take over in 'Penguins of Madagascar'
    Tom McGrath has discovered that kids believe Skipper, the tough, no-nonsense penguin he first voiced in the 2005 animated hit "Madagascar," is real. "That is the curse of being a voice," said McGrath, who reprises the bird with a penchant for Cheezy...
  • Netflix to Stagger Rollout of 'All Hail King Julien' Series from DreamWorks Animation

    Netflix will bow the first five episodes of DreamWorks Animation's "All Hail King Julien" kidvid -- a spinoff of the studio's "Madagascar" franchise -- on Dec. 19, with additional installments to follow next year. "All Hail King Julien," starring the...
  • Netflix Lures Larry Tanz, CEO of Michael Eisner's Digital Studio (EXCLUSIVE)

    Netflix has hired Larry Tanz, CEO of Vuguru, the digital studio owned by former Walt Disney CEO Michael Eisner. The streaming service confirmed he will join as VP of content acquisition for Europe later this year, based in Los Angeles. "Larry has done...
  • Google Expands Reach of Disney Movies Anywhere Streaming Service on Android Devices

    After launching Disney Movies Anywhere on Apple devices in February, Walt Disney Studios has partnered with Google to make the streaming service available on platforms that run on Android. The deal should significantly expand the reach of DMA in the...
  • 20 Animated Movies to Vie for Oscar

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday that 20 animated features have been submitted for consideration in the category for the 87th Academy Awards. The submitted features are "Big Hero 6" (pictured above), "The Book of Life,"...
  • Hollywood Democrats See Mitch McConnell's Win as Signal of a Tough Night

    California polls will close at 8 p.m. PT, when Democrats are expected to have a host of victories including the reelection of Jerry Brown as governor. But before that, Hollywood progressives are braced for a rough few hours which could see the Democrats...
  • DreamWorks Animation sale could help it at box office, analysts say

    DreamWorks Animation has evolved from a fledgling studio into a $700-million-a-year multimedia powerhouse, but Wall Street analysts said Sunday that the proposed acquisition by Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank Corp. could help the studio weather...
  • Japan's SoftBank in talks to buy DreamWorks: source

    Japan's SoftBank in talks to buy DreamWorks: source
    Japan's SoftBank Corp is in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation SKG , the Hollywood studio behind the "Shrek" and "Madagascar" movie hits, a person with knowledge of the situation said. An acquisition of DreamWorks by SoftBank would make it part of a...
  • Analysts Mostly Warm to Possible SoftBank-DreamWorks Animation Tie-up

    HONG KONG -- SoftBank shares in Tokyo finished down 1.2% at JPY7,807 in trading on Monday, the first trading session since it emerged that the Japanese software to phones giant is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation. While that was a decline on a day...
  • DreamWorks Animation's Stock Soars on Sale Talk

    Softbank's $3.4 billion play for DreamWorks Animation has sent the entertainment company's stock soaring. Shares of the film and television studio were up more than 20% in pre-market trading and were up 17.44% to $26.26 T 10:20. Softbank is a Japanese...