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2010-11-01 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This Thanksgiving, a Dragon Warrior takes Manhattan ready to kick and karate chop his way into the holidays. On Thursday, November 25, 2010 at 9:00 a.m., DreamWorks Animation's Kung Fu Panda(TM) will make a thrilling debut above the skies of New York City as a giant character helium balloon in the 84th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®. Po, the loveable Kung Fu Master will take larger-than-life form ready to show more than 3.5...

2008-08-11 12:00:46

IBC, the leading event in electronic media worldwide, has announced that its International Honour for Excellence 2008 will be presented to Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO of DreamWorks Animation SKG. The award will be presented during this year's event which takes place in Amsterdam in September. "I am thrilled to be among the distinguished list of recipients to have received an International Honour for Excellence," Katzenberg said. "At DreamWorks Animation we aim to create and deliver quality and...

2008-08-04 12:00:52

IBC is pleased to announce that it will conduct a live interview with Oscar(R) nominee and multiple award-winner, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Chief Executive Officer of DreamWorks Animation SKG and an innovator in the Hollywood creative and business arenas. The first-ever transatlantic telecast in high definition 3D will be broadcast live from Los Angeles and transmitted to the audience at this year's IBC exhibition and conference in Amsterdam on Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 18.30. Conducting...

2008-04-30 09:55:00

Jeffrey Katzenberg , CEO of DreamWorks Animation SKG, said Tuesday he was disappointed at the slow pace in which movie theaters across the country were rolling out digital and 3-D technology. "Things haven't progressed as well as I had hoped," Katzenberg said during a conference call with analysts."I feel as though things have dragged along, and it's been pretty disappointing," Katzenberg, a huge advocate of 3-D films, has pledged to spend an extra $15 per film to make all future films in...

2007-04-26 05:05:00

NEW YORK -- A children's advocacy group wants the Department of Health and Human Services to oust Shrek, the animated ogre, from his role as spokesman for an anti-obesity drive. The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood says the soon-to-open "Shrek the Third" has too many promotional ties with unhealthy foods to justify using Shrek as a health advocate. "There is an inherent conflict of interest between marketing junk food and promoting public health," Susan Linn, the group's director,...

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