In the wake of this morning’s news that Comcast made a deal to pay $3.8 billion for DreamWorks Animation, DWA CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg addressed his troops at the company’s Glendale offices. 295 more words
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DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg reassured staffers Thursday that the best days were ahead of the company behind “Shrek” and “Madagascar” following news that Comcast’s NBCUniversal has a deal in place to acquire the studio. 411 more words
The most powerful executive in Hollywood lives in Philadelphia, it seems. Comcast CEO Brian Roberts strengthened that case today by agreeing to pay $3.8 billion to add DreamWorks Animation to his NBCUniversal operation… 1,106 more words
Dreamworks is no longer an independent animation company.
One of the most prominent animation studios of the 21st century, it was announced today that the Jeffrey Katzenberg-headed production company would be purchased by cable conglomerate Comcast for approximately $3.8 billion, roughly equalling $41 per share. 536 more words
In a move that will presumably help NBCUniversal score even more money from parents with screaming children, DreamWorks Animation has been acquired by Comcast in a deal worth $3.8 billion. 439 more words