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Encore: 'Trolls' Star Justin Timberlake Talks Inclusive Art And Composing "Can't Stop The Feeling!"

Editors Note: This story originally ran on December 8, 2016.

If you happen to have come within earshot of a speaker over the last six months, there’s a fair chance you’ll have heard Justin Timberlake’s joyous summer song, “Can’t Stop the Feeling!”, which must surely be one of the most regularly-played tracks of the year. 1,196 more words


Jeffrey Katzenberg Raises Cash For A New Venture: WndrCo

Jeffrey Katzenberg now has Hollywood wondering about WndrCo — his latest venture, according to an SEC filing today.

The brief document shows that he sold $591.5 million worth of “membership units,” classified as a form of equity — and is continuing to raise cash. 182 more words

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Jeffrey Katzenberg's Investment Venture WndrCo Raises $591.5 Million

Jeffrey Katzenberg, after exiting DreamWorks Animation following Comcast’s acquisition of the studio, has raised nearly $600 million for his next act: a digital media and technology investment firm called WndrCo. 267 more words


As It Nears 100, Motion Picture Television Fund Strives to Recruit New Blood

As the Motion Picture Television Fund approaches its 100th birthday, it is tapping Hollywood heavyweights like J.J. Abrams, Christopher Nolan, Bonnie Hammer, Peter Rice, and Kevin… 1,069 more words


Pete Hammond's Notes On The Season: The Lull Before The Oscar Storm; Katzenberg Gets Nostalgic; Gosling Wows SAG Again & Again

A column chronicling conversations and events on the awards circuit.

With the town either obsessed and/or depressed by today’s Donald Trump inauguration, headed to Sundance , or just looking forward to Tuesday’s early AM first-ever all digital announcement of Oscar nominations, it has been something of a slow week awards-wise, a purgatory especially for those waiting to move on to Phase 2 of the race. 1,424 more words


Chris DeFaria to Become President of DreamWorks Animation

UPDATED: Veteran Warner Bros. executive Chris deFaria will become the new president of DreamWorks Feature Animation Group, continuing the remake of the cartoon studio since its… 325 more words


Jeffrey Katzenberg, Barry Jenkins Tapped as Judges for Elton John's YouTube Video Competition

DreamWorks New Media chairman CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg and “Moonlight” writer-director Barry Jenkins are among the judges for the competition from Elton John and YouTube inviting creators to create music videos for three of the pop singer’s classic tunes. 591 more words