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Jeffrey Katzenberg

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DreamWorks Animation SKG

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As the CEO of DreamWorks Animation, Katzenberg is responsible for some of the biggest animated franchises of the last ten years, including Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, Monsters vs. Aliens and How to Train Your Dragon. He acted as Chairman of Walt Disney Studios during a time period when the most beloved Disney classics The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King were produced.  Katzenberg, a renowned philanthropist, has an estimated net worth of $800 million.