Los Angeles Business Journal

Katzenberg Set for Big Payday

Friday, April 29, 2016

DreamWorks Animation Chief Executive Jeffrey Katzenberg is set to receive a $400 million payoff should the studio complete its sale to Comcast’s NBCUniversal, according to the Los Angeles Times. He would also become chairman of the newly formed DreamWorks New Media division with Illumination Entertainment’s Chris Meledandri taking the helm at the animation studio.