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

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...

Aug 15, 2014, 14:00 ET
DreamWorks Animation's How to Train Your Dragon 2 soars past the $500 million mark at the global box office. (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.)

How to Train Your Dragon 2 Soars Past $500,000,000 At Global Box Office

On the heels of yesterday's opening day of $5.6 million in China, DreamWorks Animation's How to Train Your Dragon 2 soared past the $500 million...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

 DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter,...

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 introduced DreamPlace this holiday season.  The interactive Santa adventure embodies DreamWorks' distinctive blend of world-class technology and storytelling for a next generation holiday experience. (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation)

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...

Jun 26, 2014, 09:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation To Announce Second Quarter 2014 Results And Host Earnings Conference Call

 DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced that the Company's second quarter results will be released on Tuesday,...

Jun 16, 2014, 16:40 ET
Academy And Tony Award Nominee Anna Kendrick Raises Her Voice - And Some Brightly Colored Hair - In DreamWorks Animations' Upcoming Feature Film Trolls. (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation)

Academy And Tony Award Nominee Anna Kendrick Raises Her Voice - And Some Brightly Colored Hair - In DreamWorks Animation's Upcoming Feature Film "Trolls"

 Academy Award and Tony Award nominee Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect, Up in the Air) is lending her pipes to Poppy, the relentlessly upbeat...

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 29, 2014, 16:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation Reports First Quarter 2014 Financial Results

DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, the...

Apr 01, 2014, 16:30 ET
BRENDA FREEMAN JOINS DREAMWORKS ANIMATION AS HEAD OF TELEVISION MARKETING.  (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation)

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...

Mar 27, 2014, 16:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation To Announce First Quarter 2014 Results And Host Earnings Conference Call

 DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced that the Company's first quarter results will be released on Tuesday,...

Feb 25, 2014, 16:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation Reports Fourth Quarter And Year-End 2013 Financial Results

 DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. For the...

Feb 24, 2014, 08:00 ET
Merlin Entertainments and Dreamworks Animation Go 'Ogre' the Top with All New Immersive Entertainment Experience Shrek's Far Far Away Adventure.  (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation)

Merlin Entertainments and Dreamworks Animation Go 'Ogre' the Top with All New Immersive Entertainment Experience Shrek's Far Far Away Adventure

Shrek's swamp is coming across the pond! In a new collaboration, Merlin Entertainments has teamed up with DreamWorks Animation (Nasdaq: DWA) to...

Feb 10, 2014, 07:00 ET
DreamWorks Animation Begins a New Chapter with the Launch Of Dreamworks Press.  (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.)

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 15, 2014, 16:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation To Announce Fourth Quarter And Year End 2013 Results And Host Earnings Conference Call

 DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced that the Company's fourth quarter and year end results will be released...

Jan 09, 2014, 09:15 ET
DreamWorks Animation and Plumzi release the groundbreaking interactive appisode VeggieTales Appisode: 3 Builders.  (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation)

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
DREAMWORKS ANIMATION PRODUCES NEW ROCKY & BULLWINKLE SHORT.  (PRNewsFoto/DreamWorks Animation)

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 29, 2013, 16:02 ET

DreamWorks Animation Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2013. For the quarter, the...