Skydance Media Growth, Revenue, Number of Employees and Funding
Estimated Revenue & Financials
- Skydance Media's estimated revenue is currently $29.3M per year.
- Skydance Media received $Undisclosed in venture funding in January 2018.
- Skydance Media's estimated revenue per employee is $178902
- Skydance Media's total funding is $700M.
- Skydance Media has 164 Employees.
- Skydance Media grew their employee count by 7% last year.
- Skydance Media currently has 9 job openings.
What Is Skydance Media?
About Skydance Media Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, and interactive platforms. Its feature films include Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Annihilation, LIFE, Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, Star Trek Beyond, Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation, Terminator Genisys, World War Z, Star Trek Into Darkness, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, Jack Reacher, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, and True Grit. Skydance's upcoming film releases include Top Gun: Maverick, Gemini Man, The Old Guard, 6 Underground and the nwe untitled Terminator film. In 2017, Skydance formed an animation division to develop and produce a slate of high-end feature films and television series in partnership with Spain's Ilion Animation Studios. Skydance Television launched in 2013. Its current slate includes Emmy-nominated Grace and Frankie on Netflix, Altered Carbon on Netflix, Jack Ryan on Amazon, Condor on AT&T Audience Network, and Dietland on AMC. Skydance Interactive launched in 2016 to create and publish original and IP-based virtual reality experiences and video games. Skydance Interactive recently debuted its first original title - Archangel, a story-driven VR shooter. About Skydance Interactive Skydance Interactive creates and publishes original and IP-based virtual reality games. The division of Skydance Media was launched in 2016 through the acquisition of The Workshop Entertainment. Skydance Interactive's first VR offering is Archangel, launched on July 18th 2017. Skydance Interactive in 2017 partnered with Skybound Entertinament to develop a number of original virtual reality video games based on the expansive world of The Walking Dead universe. The Walking Dead VR game will be the inaugural co-developed title from both companies. The studio is located in Marina del Rey, CA. About Animation In 2017, Skydance formed an animation division to develop and produce a slate of high-end feature films and television series in partnership with Spain's Ilion Animation Studios. Skydance's first three animated features are Luck, Split (working title), and Powerless (working title). Luck, directed by Alessandro Carloni (Kung Fu Panda 3) and written by Jonathan Aibel & Glenn Berger, is a comedy that pulls back the curtain on the millennia-old battle between the organizations of good luck and bad luck that secretly affects our daily lives. Split, directed by Vicky Jenson (Shrek) and written by Linda Woolverton, tells the story of Elian, a teenager who comes of age using her magical powers to defend her family when the opposing forces of light and darkness threaten to divide her kingdom. Nathan Greno (Tangled) is set to direct Powerless. The studio is located in Los Angeles, CA. Visit careers.skydancemedia.com for more information and job openings.keywords:Entertainment,Media
Number of Employees
Employee Growth %
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|Lola Visual Eff...||N/A||34||-3%|
Skydance Media News
Skydance Media raised quite a few eyebrows earlier this year by announcing that it had hired John Lasseter, the former Disney-Pixar executive
Emma Thompson told Skydance Media her voice won't provide any Luck now that they've hired former Pixar chief John Lasseter.
NEW YORK (AP) — In a letter to Skydance Media, Emma Thompson outlined why she refused to work with the former Pixar executive John
Skydance Media Funding
|2016-03-30||$700.0M||Undisclosed||J.P. Morgan Chase||Article|
Skydance Media Executive Hires
|2017-01-27||Jesse Sisgold||President & COO||Article|
|2017-02-10||Don Granger||President Feature Film Production||Article|
|2017-05-04||Chris Hewish||EVP Interactive||Article|
|2017-10-11||Bill Damaschke||President of Animation and Family Entertainment||Article|
|2018-01-18||Brad Carlson||evp Feature Film Physical Production||Article|
|2018-02-28||Holly Edwards||Head of Production, Animation||Article|
|2019-01-10||John Lasseter||Head of Skydance Animation||Article|