| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:17 PM
The last employees left Technicolor’s 40,000-square-foot lab in Glendale on Friday, as the film and post-production giant shifts into the digital age and shutters its local operation, where employees processed film.
The closure cost 39 people their...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 1:11 PM
DreamWorks Animation SKG is premiering its first computer tablet, one that will teach kids how to be their own animators, according to the Los Angeles Times.
The Glendale-based creator of the "Shrek," "Kung Fu Panda" and "Madagascar" movies has...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:00 PM
A year ago, DreamWorks Animation Chief Executive Jeffrey Katzenberg trekked to the Bay Area headquarters of YouTube to pitch an idea to his counterpart, Salar Kamangar.
"I said to them, I love the things they are doing with YouTube in terms of...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:37 PM
President Obama will visit the Glendale campus of DreamWorks Animation SKG next week during a trip to Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Obama will tour the site and make a speech to the company's employees, the White House confirmed...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Drivers beware: President Obama on Tuesday is scheduled to be crisscrossing the Los Angeles area as he hops from Mid-City to Glendale to Los Angeles International Airport.
After stepping off Air Force One at LAX just after 5:30 p.m. Monday, the...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:22 PM
After touring DreamWorks Animation and meeting film industry representatives, President Obama told a crowd of about 2,000 people at the company’s expansive Glendale campus on Tuesday that the entertainment industry has been a bright spot during a...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Just as things had begun to look glum this holiday season for coordinators of the local food bank, Loaves and Fishes, an anonymous donor heard their call for help and bestowed them with $20,000.
The donor's sizable gifts, including 15 shopping carts...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:03 PM
City officials are pressing for nearly $1 million more in state funding for the second phase of the long-awaited Glendale Narrows Riverwalk, which has moved forward slowly in recent years due to roadblocks involving property access and funding.
| Oct 17, 2011
| 7:57 AM
With its last three releases flopping at the box office and the high-stakes release of "The Hunger Games" looming, Lionsgate is bringing some big new names into its film division.
The Santa Monica studio has hired veteran marketing executive Terry...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:03 PM
A job fair hosted Thursday by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) had twice the number of vendors than the same event last year, as out-of-work residents and thinly stretched business owners tried to get as many leads as possible.
About 70 companies,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Shares of DreamWorks Animation jumped 12% on Monday after the studio's movie "Puss in Boots" topped the box office for the second consecutive weekend.
The DreamWorks film about a feline outlaw voiced by Antonio Banderas pulled in a surprisingly strong...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:04 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG aims to build an animation studio in Shanghai in a further effort to plumb the vast Chinese economy.
The Glendale-based studio, which recently announced a deal with online video site Youku.com to distribute its "Kung Fu Panda"...