Thursday, February 22

Tag: DreamWorks

Comcast Picks DreamWorks in a $3.8 Billion deal, aims at trouncing Disney…

Animation, Channels, Licensing, Top Stories
Comcast is all set to get more animated, NBCUniversal ,  a segment of the Giant company  is acquiring the DreamWorks Animation studio in$ 3.8billion deal. According to Comcast, shareholders in DreamWorks will get $41 in cash per share of stock, which is too close to 50% premium from where the stock was trading at the time of talks between the two stalwarts. Senior officials are expecting that deal will come into effect towards the end of the year. (more…)

The Light Fund Treasure Hunt 2015 raises over £8,000

Events, Licensing, Top Stories
Rainbow Productions has held onto its crown as champions of The Light Fund 2015 Treasure Hunt for the second year running. The event – which took place last Thursday evening (July 16th) - managed to raise over £8,000 for the industry charity. Rainbow Productions managed to stave off tough competition from Blueprint, Spearmakr and Kinnerton’s Gooners Never Say Die and Penguin Ventures, to clinch the top spot in a quest to follow a route around London’s Mayfair. (more…)