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  1. DreamWorks Animation's 'The Croods 2' Back on Track for 2020 Release

    10:39 am PDT 09/19/2017
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    The animation house also scheduled 'Spooky Jack,' a collaboration with Jason Blum, for a 2021 opening. READ MORE

  2. DreamWorks to Co-Produce Animated TV Series in Canada

    7:04 am PST 12/08/2015
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    As the studio ramps up TV series production, Dream Works will jointly produce 130 half-hours of cartoon fare with DHX Media. READ MORE

  3. DreamWorks Animation Falls Short of Earnings Expectations and Shares Sink

    1:19 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    UPDATED: The company says it hasn't yet reaped the benefits of "How to Train Your Dragon 2." The company also said regulators are looking into a write-down for "Turbo." READ MORE

  4. DreamWorks Animation Takes $57M Impairment Charge on 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman'

    1:10 pm PDT 04/29/2014
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    UPDATED: "Restoring the strength in our core business is my No. 1 priority today," says CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg. READ MORE

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  5. DreamWorks Animation Celebrates 20th Anniversary With New Exhibition in Australia

    1:04 pm PDT 04/23/2014
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    Ogres and penguins and pandas, oh my! As DWA turns 20, a new exhibit in Melbourne brings the powerhouse animation studio's creatures and creativity to life. READ MORE

  6. Analyst: 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman' May Cause $84 Million Write-Down at DreamWorks Animation

    1:59 pm PDT 03/10/2014
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    Shares of DreamWorks Animation fell on Monday as Wall Street analysts weighed in on the performance of the studio's newest release. READ MORE

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  7. DreamWorks Animation's Shares Fall 6 Percent After $13.5 Million 'Turbo' Charge

    1:13 pm PST 02/25/2014
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    UPDATED: The animation studio also took a $6.7 million impairment charge related to "other content." READ MORE

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  8. 'The Croods': Exploring Family Dynamics -- And What's Next for the Sequel

    11:55 am PST 02/24/2014
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    Co-director Kirk De Micco discusses the central father-daughter relationship in the DreamWorks Animation film, which is up for a best animated feature Oscar. READ MORE

  9. Oscars: 'Frozen,' 'Croods' Animators Reveal the Secrets Behind Their Breakout Characters

    8:00 am PST 02/21/2014
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    Elsa at one point had a living fur coat of ermines, while Grug was to have been the leader of a whole village, not just his family. Plus, "Despicable Me 2's" team reveal why the minions were created. READ MORE

  10. 'Her,' 'Croods,' 'Frozen' to be Honored With Made-in-Hollywood Awards

    8:00 pm PST 02/11/2014
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    The Oscar-nominated films are being commended by the Los Angeles City Council as part of the push to keep movie productions in L.A. READ MORE

  11. Annie Awards: 'Frozen' Wins Best Animated Feature

    10:01 pm PST 02/01/2014
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    The movie won a total of five awards on Saturday night, while "The Croods" wins three trophies, "Monsters University" collects two and "The Wind Rises" earns one. READ MORE

  12. Oscars: 'Frozen' May Be the Clear Favorite, But 'The Croods' Is Not Going Down Without a Fight

    5:00 pm PST 01/27/2014
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    Disney's fairy tale musical harkens back to the great films of the studio's Golden Age, but DreamWorks Animation hopes that highlighting the art and originality of its prehistoric comedy will win Oscar voters over to its side. READ MORE

  13. Jeffrey Katzenberg to Receive Harold Lloyd Award From 3D and Advanced Imaging Society

    9:19 am PST 01/23/2014
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    The DreamWorks Animation CEO drove productions including Oscar-nominated "The Croods" and "How to Train Your Dragon." READ MORE

  14. Mediaset Spain to Broadcast Oscar Contenders

    9:16 am PST 01/17/2014
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    Spain's most profitable channel acquired broadcast rights for "American Hustle," "Philomena," "Frozen" and other Oscar-nominated hits. READ MORE

  15. Roundtable: 5 Top Animators on the Good and Bad of Celebrity Voices and Creative Input From Their Own Kids

    10:00 am PST 01/03/2014
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    The masterminds behind "Frozen," "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University," "The Croods" and "Epic" on how star voices are great for marketing a film, but creatively, the character comes first -- and how the director's son saved the "Avatar"-like look of "Epic." READ MORE

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  16. Roundtable: 6 Composers on Dealing With Delusional Directors and 'Fake Praise Rejection'

    9:04 am PST 12/23/2013
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    Five veteran composers, along with one relative newcomer who recently graduated from music editor to potential Oscar contender, discuss their biggest challenges, whether they look at box-office numbers and how they'd handle getting fired (one word: "drugs"). READ MORE

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  17. Composers Roundtable Full Interview

    12:16 pm PST 12/18/2013
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    Hans Zimmer (12 Years a Slave, Rush), Christophe Beck (Frozen), Henry Jackman (Captain Phillips), Thomas Newman (Saving Mr. Banks), Steven Price (Gravity) and Alan Silvestri (The Croods) join our roundtable to discuss the music in their movies. READ MORE

  18. Golden Globes Reactions: What the Nominees Are Saying

    8:36 am PST 12/12/2013
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    UPDATED: Emma Thompson, Oscar Isaac, Zooey Deschanel and others on their honors, announced Thursday morning. READ MORE

  19. 'The Wolverine' Tops Blu-ray, DVD Charts; Original 'Sound of Music' Hits No. 15

    6:20 pm PST 12/11/2013
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    The 1965 theatrical classic enjoyed a boost from NBC's live version. READ MORE

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  20. 'The Croods' The Wild Truth

    8:05 pm PST 12/06/2013
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    DreamWorks Animation releases a fun 4½-minute spoof on how Chris Sanders and Kirk DeMicco came up with the script for the film starring Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds and Emma Stone. READ MORE