Posts Tagged ‘DreamWorks’
Rare Clip Of Chris Farley As Shrek Discovered

Rare Clip Of Chris Farley As Shrek Discovered

by Peter Paltridgeon August 8, 2015
A rare clip of an early storyboard reel for Shrek, featuring Chris Farley as the titular ogre, has been going viral this week. For four years, the video had been an undiscovered part of the Vimeo account of someone who worked on the picture as a development producer. Farley was originally meant to voice Shrek, and […]
Douglas Sloan (left) and Art Brown (right)

“DreamWorks Dragons: Race To The Edge” Interview With Showrunners Art Brown and Douglas Sloan

by 90'sCartoonManon June 26, 2015
Art Brown began his career writing and directing the feature film Best Men and then went on to write The Doughboys and Disorderly Conduct. Douglas Sloan joined the Power Rangers franchise in 1994 as the series acting coach before writing 150 episodes, directing 50 episodes, and producing 300 episodes of the series. He has also […]


Anna Kendrick Is Poppy Troll

by Alex Beanon June 17, 2014
Anna Kendrick will provide the voice of Poppy Troll, the upbeat princess, in the upcoming “Trolls” – the DreamWorks Animation musical comedy feature film based on the miniature toys. “Trolls” is currently scheduled to be released on November 4, 2016.

The BFG Rises Again

by Alex Beanon April 28, 2014
Roald Dahl’s Big Friendly Giant [BFG] was already made into a 1989 animated feature film originating in the UK with David Jason [“Danger Mouse”] as the BFG and Amanda Root [“Jane Eyre”] as Sophie, but now Steven Spielberg is looking to direct what is expected to be a live-action reboot – a la “Shrek”-style – […]


The Croods Win Three Annies

by Alex Beanon February 2, 2014
“The Croods” officially garnered three Annies at the 41st annual Annie Awards held by the International Animated Film Association [ASIFA-Hollywood] in Burbank, making it the best animated feature film not named “Frozen”. The film tallied wins in the categories of animated effects, character animation and character design. The three Annies for “The Croods” represented DreamWorks […]

DreamWorks Brings Ghost In The Shell Back To Life

by Alex Beanon January 25, 2014
Popular manga thriller title “Ghost in the Shell” is set to have another resurrection as film animation studio DreamWorks will bring a new live-action adaptation to the big screen. The film, based on a plotline following a futuristic battle against techno crime by a covert special ops unit does not yet have a voice cast […]


Nominations for 2014 Golden Globe Awards Announced

by Todd DuBoison December 12, 2013
Nominations for the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards have been announced by the The Hollywood Foreign Press Association. This year Globe rules limited the nominees for Best Animated Feature Film to three, with the following movies making the cut: Walt Disney Pictures’ Frozen, The Croods from DreamWorks Animation, and Despicable Me 2 from Illumination Entertainment.  […]

New Clips & Stills from Nickelodeon’s “Legend of Korra” Premiere; “Sanjay & Craig;” “Raving Rabbids;” “Monsters vs. Aliens”

by Ed Liuon September 13, 2013
Nickelodeon Debuts Book 2 of Fan-Favorite The Legend of Korra Friday, Sept. 13, at 7:00p.m. (ET/PT) Followed by All-New Episodes of Popular Animated Series, Sanjay and Craig, Rabbids Invasion and Monsters vs. Aliens On Friday, Sept. 13, at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT, The Legend of Korra returns with Book 2: “Spirits” which takes place six months […]


Winners Announced for 2013 Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation Emmy Awards

by Ed Liuon August 23, 2013
The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has named the six winners of the 2013 Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation Emmy Awards: Andy Ristaino, Character Design, Adventure Time, “Puhoy” (Cartoon Network) Jenny Gase-Baker, Background Paint, “Mickey Mouse in Croissant de Triomphe” (Disney) Joseph Holt, Art Direction, “Mickey Mouse in Croissant de Triomphe” (Disney) Alberto Mielgo, […]
Tim Minchin Larrikins

DreamWorks Taps Tim Minchin for Down Under Animated Musical “Larrikins”

by Ed Liuon June 7, 2013
The Los Angeles Times reports that DreamWorks Animation has picked up writer/actor/composer Tim Minchin to help create an animated musical project set in Australia titled Larrikins (which is Australian slang for mischievous youth). The movie will center on an uptight bilby who ventures out of his safe burrow, trading his sheltered life for a musical […]