| Aug 20, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Shrek and Po have found a new home.
DreamWorks Animation, the Glendale studio behind such hit animated franchises as "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar," has signed a five-year deal with 20th Century Fox, which will distribute its movies...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:24 AM
DreamWorks Animation is joining Wal-Mart's disc-to-digital service as it launches today.
The Glendale studio will make all of its previously released DVDs, including the "Shrek" and "Madagascar" series and "How to Train Your Dragon," available for...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Rich Ross' resignation as chairman of Walt DisneyStudios Friday came without a clear successor in place, signaling a highly unusual era of instability at the studio.
Walt Disney Co.Chief Executive Bob Iger has told certain individuals who do business...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Kiwanis Club of Glendale is preparing to celebrate its 90th year of serving the community during its regular meeting this Friday. Sure to be recognized will be three members who are also 90 years old — Jim Bishop, Lou Yaussi and Irv Currier.
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:56 AM
The Securities and Exchange Commission has sent letters to at least four major Hollywood studios, including Walt Disney Studios and DreamWorks Animation, over dealings in China, a person familiar with the matter but not authorized to speak publicly...
| May 2, 2012
| 2:02 PM
DreamWorks Animation, the Glendale studio behind the "Shrek" and"Kung Fu Panda" movies, saw its revenues jump 26% to $136.1 million in the first quarter.
The company said it earned a profit of $9.1 million, or 11 cents a share, the first quarter of the...
| Jun 14, 2010
| 2:00 AM
About a year ago, I wrote in this space about the wonders and occasional trials of cycling to work. I'm proud to say I'm still doing it, more frequently now that the air is warm and the sun sticks around later.
The six miles between my home in Burbank...
| Jul 29, 2010
DreamWorks Animation is seeing the future in 3-D.
In announcing its quarterly earnings Tuesday afternoon, the Glendale-based company's chief executive made it clear that movies produced for 3-D, such as DreamWorks' successful "Shrek Forever After," will...
| Aug 5, 2010
A strong year for Burbank-based Warner Bros. Studios helped media giant Time-Warner Inc. grow revenue in the second fiscal quarter, according to an earnings statement released Wednesday.
Time-Warner's filmed entertainment division brought in $2.5 billion...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
DreamWorks Animation — the studio behind the "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movie franchises — has launched a family-oriented YouTube channel in the latest move by Hollywood to target the Internet generation.
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:55 PM
Paul Wee has a penchant for patience.
A key animator on FOX TV’s “The Simpsons,” he says it takes roughly six months to create one episode from script to screen — and thousands of drawings an episode.
In his Burbank office at...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 9:10 PM
The Walt Disney Co. rode World Cup soccer, "Toy Story 3" and careful cost controls to increased revenue and profitability in the third quarter of 2010, according to the latest earnings reports released Tuesday.
Revenues topped $10 billion for the...