DreamWorks has bought screen rights to the Thomas Mullen novel "The Last Town on Earth" for low against high six figures.
Hollywood may be happy with "Madagascar," but Wall Street isn't: Despite meeting industry expectations, the pic's $61 million bow sent DreamWorks Animation stock tumbling 9% on Monday.
With no signs that the horror craze is abating, DreamWorks is moving forward on its third installment of "The Ring." No writer has been hired, but producer Walter Parkes has confirmed that "Ring 3"…
Writing and producing team Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci is producing "2:22," a script by tyro Todd Stein, for DreamWorks. Project, previously set up at Gold Circle, concerns a tortured artist to…
DreamWorks has bought the pitch "CEO" by Ian Roberts and Jay Martel for Adam McKay to direct and produce. Story concerns the chief exec of a company who is demoted to the mailroom and has to work his…
Just a month after withdrawing her name from consideration to replace Michael Eisner atop Disney, eBay chief exec Meg Whitman is joining Eisner's competitor and former legal foe Jeffrey Katzenberg.
Bob Feldman has been named head of corporate communications for DreamWorks Animation, the toon studio spun off from privately held DreamWorks as a public company in the fall.
Beyonce Knowles is negotiating to star in DreamWorks' "Dreamgirls," the Bill Condon-directed adaptation of the Broadway hit that's a thinly veiled story of the rise of Diana Ross and the Supremes.
DreamWorks has picked up North American rights to helmer Tom Tykwer's "Perfume." Constantin Film's Bernd Eichinger is producing the pic, based on the novel by Patrick Suskind from a script by Andrew…
Michael Bay is looking to direct "The Transformers" for DreamWorks and Paramount. The live-action pic, which Steven Spielberg is exec producing, is skedded for a Thanksgiving 2006 release. Shooting…
DreamWorks has paid close to seven figures for the comedy pitch "Opposite Day" by Nicholas Stoller. Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald will produce.