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Oct 18, 2016, 09:15 ET DreamWorks Animation's Trolls To Debut In China On October 28

DreamWorks Animation's upcoming feature film Trolls has officially been granted a release date of October 28, 2016 in China. The film, which bows...


Sep 21, 2016, 13:22 ET DreamWorks Animation's Trolls Can't Stop The Feeling Of Happiness With Ohio University's Marching 110

Downtown Cleveland is feeling the beat as DreamWorks Animation, in celebration of the upcoming feature film Trolls, unboxed some happiness in the...


Jan 05, 2016, 12:00 ET Multi-Award Winning Artist Justin Timberlake To Write And Perform Original Music And Serve As Executive Music Producer On DreamWorks Animation's Trolls

Nine-time Grammy and four-time Emmy Award winning musician and actor Justin Timberlake will serve as executive music producer as well as pen...


Dec 08, 2015, 06:00 ET DreamWorks Animation Appoints Katie O'Connell Marsh Head Of Global Live-Action Television

DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA) today announced the appointment of Katie O'Connell Marsh as Head of Global Live-Action Television, a role in...


Nov 19, 2015, 16:30 ET DreamWorks Animation Enlists Edgar Wright To Cast A Long Shadow Over Untitled Project

DreamWorks Animation has found their man in acclaimed filmmaker Edgar Wright, who is set to direct and co-write the screenplay for an original...


Oct 27, 2015, 16:30 ET Maggie Wilderotter Joins Dreamworks Animation's Board Of Directors

DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA) today announced that Maggie Wilderotter has joined its Board of Directors.  Mrs. Wilderotter is Executive...


Sep 15, 2015, 09:00 ET Justin Timberlake Joins A Hair-Raising Comedy In Dreamworks Animation's Trolls

 Nine-time Grammy and four-time Emmy Award winner Justin Timberlake (The Social Network, Runner Runner, Inside Llewyn Davis) has signed on to...


Feb 03, 2015, 10:00 ET Wayne Brady and Jaci Velasquez Board NOAH'S ARK for an All-New Veggie Twist on One of the Bible's Most Famous Stories

Carrots meet cubits as VeggieTales builds an ark filled with fun, adventure and important lessons about trusting God in NOAH'S ARK,  its first...


Jan 22, 2015, 16:15 ET DreamWorks Animation Implements New Strategic Plan To Restructure Feature Film Business

 DreamWorks Animation (NASDAQ: DWA) is implementing a new strategic plan to restructure its core feature animation business to ensure the...


Jan 04, 2015, 18:00 ET DreamWorks Animation Appoints Veteran Producers Bonnie Arnold And Mireille Soria As Co-Presidents Of Feature Animation

DreamWorks Animation announced today that it has appointed two veteran producers, Bonnie Arnold and Mireille Soria, as co-presidents of feature...


Sep 30, 2014, 16:01 ET Alec Baldwin And Kevin Spacey Duke It Out In Diapers For DreamWorks Animation's Upcoming Comedy Boss Baby

 Academy Award® nominee Alec Baldwin suits up to play the boss (who FYI, is a total baby) in DreamWorks Animation's upcoming comedy...


Sep 10, 2014, 09:15 ET The Most Famous Reindeer of All Celebrates His 50th Anniversary on Television With a Collector's Edition DVD and Blu-ray™

 One foggy Christmas in 1964, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer flew straight into the hearts of millions of Americans for whom watching RUDOLPH...


Sep 02, 2014, 17:34 ET How To Train Your Dragon 2 Crosses $600,000,000

 DreamWorks Animation's How to Train Your Dragon 2 continues to breathe fire into the global box office as it officially crossed the...


Aug 18, 2014, 09:15 ET DreamWorks Animation Appoints Fazal Merchant As Chief Financial Officer

 Fazal Merchant is joining DreamWorks Animation as the company's Chief Financial Officer.  Merchant joins DreamWorks following current CFO...


Jul 28, 2014, 17:37 ET DreamWorks Animation Grows Senior Leadership Team As Brand Continues To Diversify

 As DreamWorks Animation continues to build on its core film business and become a diversified family entertainment brand, the company is...


Jul 24, 2014, 09:15 ET DreamWorks Animation Introduces DreamPlace - A Revolutionary New Way To Celebrate The Holiday Shopping Season

It's a little known fact that Shrek, the curmudgeonly ogre best known for fiercely protecting his swamp, actually dedicates his Christmas vacation...


May 20, 2014, 16:30 ET High-Fives All Around: The Penguins of Madagascar Recruited For Top-Secret Assignment This Fall

 The most beloved birds on the global espionage scene, the Penguins of Madagascar, have been recruited for a super-secret mission to save the...


Apr 01, 2014, 16:30 ET Brenda Freeman Joins DreamWorks Animation As Head Of Television Marketing

 Former Turner Animation Chief Marketing Officer Brenda Freeman will join DreamWorks Animation as the studio's new head of television...


Feb 10, 2014, 07:00 ET DreamWorks Animation Begins a New Chapter with the Launch Of Dreamworks Press

DreamWorks Animation (Nasdaq: DWA) is putting pen to paper with the launch of DreamWorks Press, an in-house operation which will publish digital...


Jan 21, 2014, 17:00 ET Captain Underpants Saves The Day By Recruiting Top Comedy Talent To Voice New DreamWorks Animation Film

Some real-life comedy superheroes – Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, Nick Kroll and Jordan Peele – are joining forces in...


Jan 09, 2014, 09:15 ET DreamWorks Animation Builds a Firm Foundation With the Launch of VeggieTales Appisode: 3 Builders - Available Exclusively On The App Store!

DreamWorks Animation and Plumzi today released the groundbreaking interactive appisode VeggieTales Appisode: 3 Builders on the App Store for...


Nov 04, 2013, 09:00 ET Hokey Smoke! DreamWorks Animation Produces New Rocky & Bullwinkle Short

The moose is loose.  DreamWorks Animation is giving audiences a dose of nostalgia in 2014 with an all new short film Rocky & Bullwinkle,...


Oct 31, 2013, 14:00 ET Bill Murray Gets Ghost Busted With Jennifer Coolidge And Octavia Spencer In B.O.O.: Bureau Of Otherworldly Operations

Ghost stories will never be the same again … Just in time for Halloween, DreamWorks Animation has a big treat for audiences: legendary funny...


Oct 10, 2013, 09:15 ET DreamWorks Animation And Adrenaline Unleash The Monsters With B.O.B.'s Super Freaky Job Mobile Game

DreamWorks Animation (Nasdaq: DWA) and Adrenaline are bringing some monstrous fun to mobile devices with today's release of B.O.B.'s Super Freaky...


Oct 04, 2013, 13:02 ET INTERGALACTIC MEMO

 Attention Earthlings: Your friendly alien invaders The Boov would like to inform you that legendary comedian Steve Martin and...