DreamWorks Animation's Lew Coleman to Present at 2008 Merrill Lynch Media Fall Preview Conference

Sep 08, 2008, 01:00 ET from DreamWorks Animation

    GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DreamWorks
 Animation SKG, Inc. (NYSE:   DWA) announced today that President and CFO Lew
 Coleman is scheduled to present at the 2008 Merrill Lynch Media Fall
 Preview Conference in Marina del Rey, CA tomorrow, Tuesday, September 9,
 2008 at 4:00 p.m. PT.
     A live and archived audio webcast of the presentation will be available
 at the Company's website at http://www.dreamworksanimation.com.
     About DreamWorks Animation SKG
     DreamWorks Animation is principally devoted to developing and producing
 computer generated, or CG, animated feature films. With world-class
 creative talent, a strong and experienced management team and advanced CG
 filmmaking technology and techniques, DreamWorks Animation makes high
 quality CG animated films meant for a broad movie-going audience. The
 Company has theatrically released a total of sixteen animated feature
 films, including Shrek, Shrek 2, Shark Tale, Madagascar, Over the Hedge,
 Shrek the Third, Bee Movie and Kung Fu Panda. Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
 opens in theaters on November 7, 2008 and Monsters vs. Aliens, the
 Company's first film produced in 3D, is slated for a domestic release date
 of March 27, 2009.
     Caution Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
     This document includes certain forward-looking statements within the
 meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The
 Company's plans, prospects, strategies, proposals and our beliefs and
 expectations concerning performance of our current and future releases and
 anticipated talent, directors and storyline for our upcoming films and
 other projects, constitute forward-looking statements. These statements are
 based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about
 the industry in which we operate and management's beliefs and assumptions.
 These statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve
 risks, uncertainties and assumptions which are difficult to predict. Actual
 results may vary materially from those expressed or implied by the
 statements herein due to changes in economic, business, competitive,
 technological and/or regulatory factors, and other risks and uncertainties
 affecting the operation of the business of DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.
 These risks and uncertainties include: audience acceptance of our films,
 our dependence on the success of a limited number of releases each year,
 the increasing cost of producing and marketing feature films, piracy of
 motion pictures, the effect of rapid technological change or alternative
 forms of entertainment and our need to protect our proprietary technology
 and enhance or develop new technology. In addition, due to the
 uncertainties and risks involved in the development and production of
 animated feature projects, the release dates for the projects described in
 this document may be delayed. For a further list and description of such
 risks and uncertainties, see the reports filed by us with the Securities
 and Exchange Commission, including our most recent annual report on Form
 10-K and our most recent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. DreamWorks
 Animation is under no obligation to, and expressly disclaims any obligation
 to, update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of
 new information, future events, changes in assumptions or otherwise.

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