Paramount has made it official, completing its $1.6 billion acquisition of DreamWorks for cash and assumption of debt. Now comes the tough part -- integrating the operations of Par and DreamWorks…
DreamWorks has plunked down $1 million to pick up a pitch from the team behind "Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story" -- Ben Stiller, writer-director Rawson Marshall Thurber and producer Stuart Cornfeld…
Gloria Borders has joined DreamWorks Animation as head of PDI/DreamWorks, the studio's Redwood City campus. DreamWorks Animation produces about half of its films at PDI, including, most recently…
Paramount is in exclusive negotiations to sell the DreamWorks film library to George Soros' private equity fund. Par is looking to earn fees for distribution of the DreamWorks titles, and seeks to…
Academy Award-winning producers Dan Jinks and Bruce Cohen have moved their Jinks/Cohen Co. from DreamWorks to Paramount Pictures via a two-year, first-look year production pact. Jinks/Cohen moves to…
It was a good year to be Warner Bros. and Fox and a grim one for Sony and DreamWorks. Among the specialty arms, Focus has reason to celebrate, while Fox Searchlight is hoping for a brighter new year.
Less than a week after announcing it had purchased the studio, Paramount has signed a term sheet to sell DreamWorks' library of live-action titles to several private-equity groups.
While Paramount execs are still high-fiving each other for last-minute dealmaking heroics in snatching up DreamWorks, it remains to be seen precisely what it is they're acquiring.
Wall Streeters were cautiously upbeat Monday over Paramount's plan to purchase DreamWorks -- "a great move that pushes up timing on a potential turnaround of Paramount by two to three years," cooed…
There's a little matter to settle in Paramount Pictures' surprise buyout of DreamWorks: a library sale that Par brass hopes will bring as much as $1 billion to the studio's coffers. Tom Freston and…