Latest News on Walt Disney
Showing of 0 - 10 from 92 results
Walt Disney - Total results - 92
Jun 20, 2018
Walt Disney Studios names Jennifer Lee, Pete Docter new Animation, Pixar chiefs post John Lasseter's exitWalt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn says in a statement that both Lee and Docter embody the spirit, culture and values of their respective studios.
Jun 14, 2018
After AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner comes the deluge; Comcast makes $65 billion lunge for FoxComcast bid $65 billion for Fox's entertainment business on Wednesday, a day after a federal judge has cleared AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner. If Comcast succeeds in outbidding Disney for Fox, it would give a major cable distributor control even more channels on its lineup and those of its rivals. There are fears that it could lead to higher cable bills or hinder online alternatives.
Jun 13, 2018
US court approves $85 billion AT&T-Time Warner merger, delivers stinging rebuke to Donald Trump's administrationA US judge Tuesday approved the $85 billion merger of wireless and broadband giant AT&T with media-entertainment conglomerate Time Warner
Jun 05, 2018
UK culture secretary throws Rupert Murdoch a lifeline in $16.4 billion bid to buy 61 percent of SkyBritain's culture secretary threw Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox a lifeline Tuesday in its 11.7 billion-pound ($16.4 billion) bid to buy the 61 percent of the U.K. satellite broadcaster Sky it doesn't already own.
May 30, 2018
Roseanne Barr blames insomnia pill Ambien for tweet slur; drug maker replies 'racism is not a known side effect'The maker of Ambien said Wednesday that "racism is not a known side effect" after Roseanne Barr cited the insomnia drug in explaining the tweet that led ABC to cancel her show.
May 25, 2018
Netflix stock value at $153 bn overtakes Disney for the first time, to become a leader among entertainment companiesDisney is also starting its own streaming service for families, and it has said it will stop supplying new movies to Netflix starting 2019.
May 01, 2018
Walt Disney to create live sports, news and entertainment programming content for Twitter to attract online viewersDisney’s ABC broadcast network, the Disney Channels, Freeform and the company’s movie studio also will produce live programming for Twitter.
Apr 27, 2018
Star Wars: Resistance — Disney announces anime-inspired The Force Awakens prequel seriesStar Wars Resistance will feature Star Wars actors Oscar Isaac and Gwendoline Christie voicing their characters — Poe Dameron and Captain Phasma, respectively — from the live-action Star Wars films.
Apr 07, 2018
Netflix offers $300 million to buy a billboard company which could be its largest acquisitionThe world’s leading streaming media company still uses physical advertising space such as billboards to promote its shows.
Mar 21, 2018
Lady and the Tramp to get a live action reboot on Disney's upcoming streaming service; musical will be launched in 2019Lady and the Tramp will be helmed by The Lego Ninjago Movie director Charlie Bean and produced by Brigham Taylor, who bankrolled. The Jungle Book.