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Illumination Taps Fox Vet Keith Feldman as COO

llumination — the animation studio behind 'Despicable Me,' 'Minions' and most recently 'Sing' — has named Keith Feldman as its new COO.

Box Office: ‘Dark Phoenix’ Crashes With $33M, ‘Pets 2’ Top Dog at $47M

'The Secret Life of Pets 2' beat out 'Dark Phoenix' at the weekend box office.

Universal’s ‘Sing’ Sequel Moves Back to 2021

Illumination's 'Sing 2' moves to July 21, 2021, while DreamWorks' 'The Croods 2' goes to Christmas 2020.

Illumination’s Chris Meledandri to Be Honored by Visual Effects Society

Chris Meledandri — the CEO of Illumination Entertainment, the studio behind the pill-shaped Minions — will receive the Visual Effects Society's lifetime achievement award during the 17th VES Awards…

Benedict Cumberbatch Calls ‘The Grinch’ Recording Process “Weird” and “Wonderful”

'The Grinch' premiere: Benedict Cumberbatch, Danny Elfman and directors Yarrow Cheney and Scott Mosier talked to The Hollywood Reporter about the making of the animated holiday movie.

After 42West Exit, Publicist Trio Launches The Lede Co.

Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Reese Witherspoon and Pharrell are joining The Lede Co., a PR firm launched by former 42West publicists Amanda Silverman, Meredith O'Sullivan Wasson and Sarah Levinson Rothman.

‘Mario’ Movie to Be Produced by Nintendo and Illumination

Universal Pictures will handle distribution worldwide.

Box Office: ‘Despicable Me 3’ Crosses the $1B Mark

Collectively, the four movies in the 'Despicable Me' series have made it the biggest animated franchise of all time.

China Box Office: ‘Despicable Me 3’ Smashes Animation Records With $66M Opening

The debut was more than the entire China total of 'Despicable Me 2' in 2014.

‘Despicable Me’ Studio Illumination Names Peter Schube COO

COO Natalie Fischer will serve as a strategic advisor.

‘Sing’ Sequel Coming From Illumination and Universal

Also, 'The Secret Life of Pets 2' moves to a 2019 release date.

An Inside Look at Illumination’s 24/7 Operation, From L.A. to Paris

Illumination Entertainment is juggling several films at once, which requires overcoming both time and geography.