DreamWorks Animation has harvested the music-driven CG-animation project "Punk Farm," picking up film rights to the children's book of the same name and hiring "Ice Age: The Meltdown" co-writer Jim…
Stacy Snider is almost ready to send out her new contact information. The former Universal Pictures chair is close to a deal with Universal that will release her from her current contract and allow…
DreamWorks has found its way with "Will," acquiring the pitch from comic/scribe Demetri Martin. Comedic story centers on an ordinary guy who has settled into a typical life with a job and family.
Carrie-Anne Moss, David Morse and Sara Roemer have been set to join Shia LaBeouf in "Disturbia," the D.J. Caruso-directed thriller from DreamWorks. Filming started Monday in Los Angeles.
Jeffrey Katzenberg is now the lowest-paid person in Hollywood. DreamWorks Animation CEO has waived all of his equity bonuses through 2008, worth $6 million-$8 million per year. That leaves the exec…
Paramount has made official its sale of the DreamWorks library to Soros Strategic Partners and Dune Entertainment, a Soros spinoff. Price will be $900 million, reducing Par's cost to acquire…
Stacey Snider is facing a 10-month paid vacation before she can start her job as co-chair and chief executive at DreamWorks if she's not released from her Universal contract. Universal Studios prexy…
Viacom prexy-CEO Tom Freston reiterated Monday that the company was "very close" to a deal for the 59-title DreamWorks library of live-action movies, adding he was "amazed" by the amount of interest…
Capping off a turbulent week, Universal Pictures chair Stacey Snider will become chief executive and co-chair of DreamWorks. Move puts Snider at the same level in the corporate hierarchy as…
Will she or won't she? Whether Stacey Snider would remain as chair at Universal or lead DreamWorks is the discussion that dominated Hollywood for much of the week. This much is known: Snider, who…
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