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  • Disney Wants to Be Dropped from Harvey Weinstein Lawsuit

    According to the Hollywood Reporter, The Walt Disney Company, which once owned Harvey Weinstein’s film studio Miramax Film, want to be “dismissed from a putative class action brought by alleged victims” of Mr. Weinstein. Disney argues that they should not be liable in this case, but the women suing believe the company “should be held […]

  • Disney and 21st Century Fox Stockholders Approve Acquisition

    Today, on July 27, The Walt Disney Company and Twenty-First Century Fox announced that their stockholders have approved of Disney’s acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox. The two companies set a special meeting today in Manhattan, which reportedly only lasted 12 minutes. The Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox cost the company $71.3-billion in […]

  • New Toys from Ukrainian Start-Up Are Coming to Disney Parks

    The Walt Disney Company signed a deal with UGears, a Ukrainian start-up toy manufacturer, which will be producing toys for 700 Disney Stores, and stores in the Disney theme parks around the globe. UGears produces wooden self-propelled toys that require no batteries and can be built without glue or tools. Signing the deal between Disney […]

  • 21st Century Fox Outbids Comcast to Acquire Remainder of Sky

    21st Century Fox has just increased their bid to obtain the 61% stake of Sky that they don’t already own. 21st Century Fox and Sky have announced that they’ve reached agreement on an increased recommended pre-conditional cash offer for the fully diluted share capital of Sky which they do not already own at a price […]

  • Disney Launches #DreamBigPrincess To Empower Young Female Filmmakers

    The Walt Disney Company announced on Monday that it would be launching #DreamBigPrincess, a new project that will give 21 talented young women from around the world an opportunity to create digital shorts focused on female role models and their inspiring stories. Each participant will be paired with inspirational and successful female subjects from a […]

  • Fox Shareholder Looks to Prevent Disney Acquisition; Files Lawsuit

    On Friday in a Delaware federal court, Robert Weiss, a Fox shareholder, filed a lawsuit opposing Disney’s proposed purchase of the majority of 21st Century Fox. The Walt Disney Company finalized the deal with Fox back in December which has the potential to reshape Hollywood as we know it. According to The Hollywood Reporter, executives […]

  • Sky Executive Steps Down with Disney or Comcast Deal Looming

    The Walt Disney Company and Comcast have an ongoing bidding war over Sky, a European broadcasting network. According to The Telegraph, the current chief strategy and commercial officer of Sky, Mai Fyfield, is now leaving the network as the deal with either of the two U.S. companies is imminent. Fyfield joined the network in 1999 […]

  • Disney Provides Hospital Care Packages to Children’s Hospitals Across the U.S.

    Back in March, we shared details on how The Walt Disney Company launched their ‘Team of Heroes‘ program and made a commitment to donate at least $100 million in resources to reinvent the experience families have when their child is in the hospital. Disney has shown its dedication toward children’s hospitals dating back to its […]

  • Disney Wins Antitrust Approval on 21st Century Fox Acquisition

    UPDATE 1:00 p.m.: The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has cleared Disney’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox. The following details are directly from The Walt Disney Company’s release that was issued immediately following the clearance. The DOJ has entered into a consent decree with Disney and 21st Century Fox that allows the acquisition to proceed […]