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Disney executives apparently worried Jojo Rabbit's anti-Nazi message is too edgy for Disney fans

Thanks to the massive success of Thor: Ragnarok, Taika Waititi has become a beloved entity at Marvel, which recently signed the filmmaker to direct the follow-up, Thor: Love And Thunder. Waititi’s nex...

Disney executives apparently worried Jojo Rabbit's anti-Nazi message is too edgy for Disney fans

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Stay in bed, Disney fans: Walt Disney World now offers discounted mid-day tickets Walt Disney World Resort announced a new cheaper ticket offering called the Mid-Day Magic Ticket, good for admission to the park after 12 p.m..       ...
08:39 2019-08-20

Stan Lee's daughter blasts Marvel and Disney for their apparently shabby treatment of her dad Stan Lee died in 2018, leaving behind a legacy as a tireless promoter of comics, a bombastic showman, and an enthusiastic performer of superhero movie cameos. And also, you know, Spider-Man, perhaps his most beloved and iconic co-creation, and one whose tone he helped set for much of the character’s...
11:39 2019-08-23

Forget all the Netflix doom and gloom – it’s Apple, Disney, and even HBO that should be worried now If you believe much of the commentary in recent days about Netflix’s unimpressive second-quarter results, you’d be forgiven for assuming the streaming giant’s House of Cards will soon come tumbling down. Netflix lost 126,000 subscribers during the quarter, the first time that&rsquo...
16:26 2019-07-22

Inside Disney's Animation Research Library, the repository for 100 years of Disney artwork In managing director Mary Walsh’s words, the Disney Animation Research Library is a massive repository “for all the original artwork that was created for both the short and feature length [Disney] animated films, from the 1920s stuff at the very beginning up until present day.” The ARL has long been...
23:13 2019-07-18

Disney will bundle ESPN+, Hulu, and Disney+ for $13/month to take on Netflix in November Disney today announced it’ll bundle ESPN+ and Hulu along with Disney+ for $12.99 a month when the entertainment giant’s streaming service launches in November. The company’s CEO, Bob Iger, said during the quarterly earnings call that these services are “three legs of a stool.” Individually, ESPN+ an...
08:39 2019-08-07

Disney to bundle Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+ at popular Netflix price Walt Disney Co on Tuesday said it would offer a $13-per-month bundle of its three streaming services starting in November, a move to attract audiences who have embraced digital services such as Netflix Inc ....
03:26 2019-08-07

Disney's bundle of Disney+, ESPN+ and ad-supported Hulu will cost $12.99 per month Disney is finally bundling its three streaming services and it's going to cost you $12.99 a month. On an earnings call Tuesday, CEO Bob Iger said that U.S. customers would be able to get Disney+, ESPN+ and ad-supported Hulu for under $15 a month....
23:52 2019-08-06

Disney unveils bundle with Disney+, ESPN+ and Hulu for $12.99/month Yet another new subscription video bundle has been unveiled, for those of you keeping score at home. It’s an additional packaged offering from Disney, and it’s a good one — starting on November 12, as a complement to the company launching its much-anticipated Disney+ Netflix rival for $6.99, D...
01:00 2019-08-07

Disney will bundle Hulu, ESPN+ and Disney+ together for the same price as Netflix Disney CEO Bob Iger announced a new bundle offer that will include the company’s three main streaming services - ESPN+, Hulu and the upcoming Disney+ - all for the same price as a standard Netflix subscription ($12.99 per month in the US).Iger made the announcement during a call with investor...
11:39 2019-08-07

Disney's streaming bundle: Disney+, ESPN+ and Hulu for $12.99 On their quarterly earnings call, Disney execs confirmed a pricetag for the bundled streaming offer they'd teased while announcing Disney+. While that service will cost $7.99 per month on its own, this push to bring cord cutters back into their fold......
12:26 2019-08-07

Disney workers can enroll at a Florida college, and Disney will pay for it Disney will pick up the tab for workers who attend the University of Central Florida. The program is called Disney Aspire. It covers 100% of tuition upfront, and it reimburses application fees, books and course materials....
22:52 2019-05-24

Disney star Cameron Boyce shares powerful message about acceptance in final interview A few weeks after 20-year-old Cameron Boyce's sudden death, Disney Channel shared the actor's final interview for the upcoming movie "Descendants 3."        ...
22:39 2019-07-24

Disney reveals where you can stream its Disney+ service Disney today revealed more about its upcoming streaming service, Disney+. Specifically, we now know which devices the service will be on, and to which countries it’ll be rolling out at launch. Disney revealed the new streaming service would be rolling out to Canada and the Netherlands on November 12...
20:52 2019-08-19

Spotify launches an in-app Disney Hub to lure more fans Spotify Technology SA said on Wednesday it will devote a prominent spot in its music streaming app to Walt Disney Co's extensive music library with songs like "Let It Go" and "A Whole New World."...
21:52 2019-07-17

Netflix investor isn't worried about Disney, Apple streaming services — Netflix is 'future of film' Netflix shouldn't be worried about streaming wars, Morris Mark, CEO of Mark Asset Management, said Tuesday ahead of the company's fiscal earnings....
20:00 2019-05-21

Disney Goes High-Tech to Draw Fans to a New Lion King Walt Disney has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic The Lion King with the look of a nature documentary, an update it hopes will lure audiences to a new version of a film considered a......
10:13 2019-07-16

Disney goes high-tech to draw fans to a new 'Lion King' Walt Disney Co has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic "The Lion King" with the look of a nature documentary, an update it hopes will lure audiences to a new version of a film considered a masterpiece the first time....
22:26 2019-07-15

Disney aims to thrill 'Star Wars' fans of all kinds at U.S. parks At a new "Star Wars" land at Disneyland Resort in California, Walt Disney Co will let visitors fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk as it aims to satisfy a wide range of the space saga's fans with its most ambitious expansion ever....
15:00 2019-05-30

Did the Avengers Just Lose Spider-Man? Fans Reel at Sony-Disney Split After months of negotiations, the two companies could not reach a deal for further cooperation over the comic book character. This could affect the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe....
23:26 2019-08-21

Did the Marvel Cinematic Universe Just Lose Spider-Man? Fans Reel at Sony-Disney Split After months of negotiations, the two companies could not reach a deal for further cooperation over the comic book character. This could affect the future of the Avengers....
06:39 2019-08-22

Disney discouraged 'Star Wars' fans from visiting its new Galaxy's Edge area, and domestic park visits and profits dropped Reuters Disney actively discouraged people from visiting the new Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge area in Disneyland last quarter, pushing domestic park attendance down 3%. "Helped in part by some of our efforts, there was tremendous concern in the marketplace that there was going to be huge crowding," CEO...
22:00 2019-08-09

Cuteness alert! Disney gives fans 'Lady and the Tramp' live-action first look The first look of the live-action "Lady and the Tramp" has dropped, and the two star dogs are total charmers.        ...
04:39 2019-08-15

Disney gives fans 'Lady and the Tramp' live-action first look: Cuteness alert! The first look of the live-action "Lady and the Tramp" has dropped, and the two star dogs are total charmers.        ...
13:26 2019-08-16

'The Lion King' will bring Disney's live-action fans roaring back, despite 'Dumbo' 'Dumbo' wasn't all that, and the blue Genie reveal for 'Aladdin' tanked. But Disney's live-action mojo should come roaring back with 'The Lion King.'        ...
17:26 2019-05-21

A first look at Disney+ Disney isn't holding anything back at its D23 Expo. The company kicked off the event on Thursday with a couple of major reveals, including that of its new Avenger Campus theme park and a Disney+ docu-series that will focus on the people behind its mo......
13:13 2019-08-24

Disney D23 Fan Expo Fans came from all over the United States to celebrate Disney, Marvel, Pixar and 20th Century Fox at the D23 Expo in Anaheim.       ...
02:26 2019-08-24

Everything we learned at D23's Disney+ panel Disney is set to reveal new information about its upcoming streaming service's shows and films during its Disney+ panel at D23 Expo in Anaheim, California....
04:00 2019-08-24

Here's Every Device You Can Use to Stream Disney+ Disney+ is almost here. We know many important details about Disney’s standalone streaming service—including how much it’ll cost and what you’ll be able to watch—and the final piece of the puzzle was just revealed: all the devices you can use to stream Disney+ at launch....
23:39 2019-08-19

The Mandalorian Trailer, Obi Wan Kenobi, and Everything We Now Know About Disney+ You may want to sit down, fans of Disney, or Marvel, or Star Wars, or anything really. Disney's D23 Expo just gave us a whole bunch of new info about the streaming service that will......
07:13 2019-08-24

‘Home Alone’ is getting a reboot on Disney+, and we’re not sure how to feel Disney keeps upping its streaming game ante, first announcing the arrival of Disney+ in November and then yesterday a mega-bundle that includes Disney+, as well as Hulu and ESPN+, for the same price as some Netflix subscriptions. But the entertainment giant isn’t finished trying to front-load ...
01:13 2019-08-08

The Morning After: Hands on with Disney+ 4K and HDR streaming Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! Besides revisiting some of the week's most important stories -- The Matrix is back -- we're looking at highlights from Friday including a number of big Disney+ reveals. Also, right now i......
01:26 2019-08-25

Spotify has the Disney section you’ve always wanted Disney classics like The Lion King or Mulan are known for their iconic soundtracks, and now it's easier than ever to find them in one place. Spotify and Disney have teamed up today to launch a hub exclusively for all things Disney. Users can stream p......
21:26 2019-07-17

So What Did Amazon Do to Piss Off Disney This Time? Disney just announced plans to roll out its new streaming service in November. Executives announced that Disney+ will be available on platforms and devices made by Apple, Google, Microsoft, Sony, and Roku. Missing from that list is Amazon, with whom Disney has had an on-again-off-again slap fight fo...
20:26 2019-08-19

The 40 most magical Disney movies of all time Disney characters like Snow White and Peter Pan transcend childhood wonderment. Ahead of "The Lion King," we identify the best Disney movies ever.        ...
18:26 2019-07-19

‘Home Alone’ reboot in the works at Disney Nineties kids are gonna scream. The troublemaker comedy “Home Alone” is getting a reboot, thanks to Disney. On an earnings call today, Disney head Bob Iger announced that the classic franchise is among those getting the reboot treatment for the company’s streaming platform, Disney+...
08:39 2019-08-07

ViacomCBS CEO: We have the scale to take on Disney and Netflix Bob Bakish, the head of a newly combined CBS and Viacom, said the company's vast content library should help it fight off rivals in the TV streaming wars....
15:00 2019-08-14

Disney to take on Netflix as streaming war heats up The crowded market for video streaming, currently dominated by Netflix Inc, is expected to heat up further as Walt Disney Co rolls out its Disney+ service on Nov. 12 in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands....
17:26 2019-08-20

A 'Home Alone' reboot is coming to Disney+ It was clear that Disney's upcoming streaming service, Disney+, would be relying on some familiar names when it first started devouring movie and TV franchises left, right and center. What wasn't apparent at the time, though, was just how heavily the......
17:13 2019-08-07

Disney Plus will land on Apple TV, Xbox One, and everything else you can think of With Disney Plus only a few months away – from the US, at least – viewers and Disney fans are eagerly awaiting more information on how they'll be able to access the Disney catch-all streaming service.Now some of that ambiguity has been cleared up, with Disney confirming what we al...
18:39 2019-08-19

Disney Plus is getting new Marvel shows as soon as 2020 It's no secret that Marvel will have a big presence on the upcoming Disney Plus streaming service, which launches in the US later this year. But with an official unveiling of Marvel's schedule of TV series and movies slated for the next two years, we now have a better idea of when the...
11:13 2019-07-22

Disney just released the first trailer for ‘Frozen 2’ We saw the first teaser earlier this year, and now we finally have a full-length Frozen 2 trailer for you. It’s been six long years for Frozen fans who wanted a sequel, and Disney is finally ready to deliver. We’ve got the same stellar characters, Anna and Elsa joined by Kristoff and Ola...
21:13 2019-06-11

From tragic to magic: what's the best Disney remake so far? As The Lion King roars into cinemas, the CGI spectacle continues an ever-expanding line of flashy new takes on the studio’s library of animated classicsDisney’s new remake of The Lion King roared into theaters over the weekend, arriving as the culmination of a decade-long endeavor to revitalize (or ...
08:52 2019-07-22

Apple TV+ vs. Disney+: Everything we know about the next big streaming services November is shaping up to be an extremely newsworthy month as far as streaming TV goes, with all-new streaming TV services set to launch during the month from both Apple and Disney — two companies that will be diving into Netflix-like territory for the first time. With both companies taking ve...
01:52 2019-08-21

Disney has 60 movies in the works for the next decade — here they all are Lucasfilm Walt Disney Studios has released a list of scheduled movies through 2027. In addition to "Star Wars" movies and Marvel projects, Disney now has films from Fox. Disney acquired Fox film studios (20th Century Fox, Fox Searchlight Pictures, and Blue Sky Studios) in 2019. Walt Disney Stud...
00:39 2019-06-20

'Spider-Man' divorce is bad for Disney and Sony If talks don't resume, it is likely that Spider-Man will no longer be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which could be bad news for both Sony and Marvel going forward....
16:39 2019-08-21

All the Marvel Shows Set to Premiere on Disney+ Warning: This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. It already takes quite a bit of effort to keep abreast of the events in the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Marvel Studios has released 23 superhero movies since 2008. But now die-hard Marvel fans will have extra homework: They’ll have to ...
01:13 2019-08-10

Where Are Your Favorite Disney Channel Stars Now? Every once in a while, a ghost of Disney Channel past will pop up to offer an update on their life post-Mouse House, sending a certain segment of the internet (read: Millennials) into an absolute......
18:39 2019-05-30

I was so excited to see the Disney remakes ... but now I'm over it I've long championed the revival of classic animated films from my childhood. With the new version of "The Lion King," however, I'm finally over it.        ...
18:52 2019-07-20

Watch the first trailer for Disney's 'The Mandalorian' Disney has revealed the first trailer for its long-awaited Star Wars original series, The Mandalorian. At the D23 Expo, creator Jon Favreau took the stage to reveal footage of the upcoming show, which will debut exclusively on Disney+ November 12th,......
13:13 2019-08-24

The 30 greatest Disney songs – ranked! Yes, of course Let It Go is in there somewhere … but where does it rank among Disney’s other big-screen belters?It is not clear if Little April Shower is supposed to sound as sinister and hallucinatory as it does – the middle section of the song, with its wordless, seasick vocal chorus and surging o...
17:39 2019-07-18

Spider-Man is out of the MCU thanks to Sony/Disney standoff Enlarge / "Mr. Feige, I don't feel so good." Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige will not be producing the next two Spider-Man films with Sony Pictures. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Marvel / Getty) Deadline Hollywood reports that future blockbuster films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe will likely b...
16:13 2019-08-21

Disney Plus will serve up 4K and four streams for each account As that November 12 launch date gets closer, we're hearing more details about exactly how Disney Plus is going to work. Today's tidbit: sign up and you'll get access to four simultaneous streams, as well as 4K content.That's for the base $7 subscription fee, according to CNET, wh...
18:13 2019-08-24

See the Disney logo evolve over 3-plus decades The Disney empire definitely has its fans, but devout viewer TheDeadlySquid has compiled a video that features “every single variation of the Walt Disney Pictures logo, starting from 1985’s The Black Cauldron and going all the way until 2018’s Mary Poppins Returns.” The logo usually kicks things off...
20:52 2019-08-13

Why Disney+ Freaks Me Out About the Future of Streaming It certainly seems like the world of streaming video entered a new epoch recently. Last week, Comcast finally handed the reigns of Hulu over to Disney, which means the company will have not only the impending Disney+ streaming service but also a live TV service that competes with the big cable compa...
18:13 2019-05-25

Some Interesting Updates on Disney's Ms. Marvel Plans Paul Feig is still hoping for a sequel to Ghostbusters: Answer the Call. The crew behind the beloved X-Men: The Animated Series want to pitch a continuation to Disney. Michael Rooker could be joining the Dark Tower TV show. Plus, new looks at Midsommar and what’s to come on Krypton’s return. Spoiler...
18:39 2019-06-11

Here's how Disney World crafts its magical topiaries Early this month, we spoke with horticulture area manager at Walt Disney World Resort Allison Brooks about telling the story of Disney through its the foliage of the park....
23:39 2019-07-23

Spider-Man is out of the MCU thanks to Sony/Disney standoff [Updated] Enlarge / "Mr. Feige, I don't feel so good." Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige will not be producing the next two Spider-Man films with Sony Pictures. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Marvel / Getty) Update, August 21,2019, 11:15 AM: Sony Pictures has released an official statement via Twitter, mostly ...
23:26 2019-08-21

Apple TV+ will launch in November for $9.99, facing off against Disney+ at $6.99 Enlarge / Tim Cook announces Apple TV+ at an event on March 25, 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Disney earlier this year announced that it will launch its Disney+ streaming TV service on November 12 in the United States for $6.99 per month. Yesterday, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman published a report claiming...
02:13 2019-08-21

Disney Star Joshua Rush Comes Out as Bisexual Joshua Rush just came out as bisexual in a moving message to his fans. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, the 17-year-old Andi Mack actor--who played Cyrus on the Disney Channel series,......
00:39 2019-08-07

Japan's Getting A Disney-Themed Nintendo Switch On October 10, Nintendo will be releasing this very Japan-only Nintendo Switch model, which is covered in images and logos from Disney’s Tsum Tsum line....
06:52 2019-07-25

The First Reactions to Disney's The Lion King Remake Are Here It sounds like The Lion King just can’t wait to be king of the box office. The first reactions to the CGI remake of Disney’s The Lion King are here, with critics praising the film’s visual effects and dynamic cast...although having photorealistic animals sing does seem to come with some caveats.Read...
23:39 2019-07-10

17 ways to save money on your Disney vacation Don't want to give Mickey Mouse all your money? We've got 17 money-saving tips for your family's trip to Disney World and Disneyland.       ...
19:52 2019-06-21

The Best Ways to Collect Disney Character Autographs I’ve been to Disney World a few times with my extended family, including with my son and three nieces. Around the time they were in the four- to seven-year-old age range, getting character autographs was a Very Big Deal. We did what every other parent of that age group seemed to be doing: We bought ...
20:52 2019-07-22

10 free things you can get at Walt Disney World Walt Disney World/Facebook All around Disney World there are treats and activities that are free for guests. The Main Street Bakery in the Magic Kingdom, the Club Pool in Epcot, and the Ghirardelli in Disney Springs all offer free foods. FastPass and Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom are both free wi...
00:26 2019-08-01

Disney recalling ‘Toy Story 4’ toy over choking hazard Stick a fork in “Forky.” Disney yanked thousands the plush toy “Forky” — featured as a sidekick in “Toy Story 4” — from the shelves because they pose a choking hazard, officials said Tuesday. The company recalled 80,000 of the stuffed characters over their detachable “googly” plast...
01:13 2019-07-10

Disney heiress slams park for low wages Disney heiress Abigail Disney slammed the Walt Disney Company for low wages after an undercover visit to Disneyland theme park in California.       ...
19:52 2019-07-16

CBS, Viacom to reunite, hoping to take on Disney and Netflix The combined company will include a film studio, Paramount Pictures, as well as the CBS network, cable channels such as MTV and Comedy Central and a host of digital platforms....
01:52 2019-08-14

'Toy Story 4' Continues Disney's Box-Office Streak Walt Disney once again did something that has eluded other Hollywood studios this summer: It opened a sequel to impressive returns at the box office....
01:52 2019-06-24

Service dog goes nuts for Chewbacca at Disney World A service-dog-in-training got to meet her hero during a trip to Disney World. Of course, being a dog, her hero is one of the hairiest characters in the park....
18:52 2019-05-26

Disney's Haunted Mansion Is A Terrific Mess The Haunted Mansion is one of Disney’s greatest creations. It’s also an unfixable, thematic mess, which is part of its appeal. Disney has allowed it to remain imperfect for the past half century, a wise exception to the company’s notorious perfectionism....
19:39 2019-08-09

Disney uses apps, ‘MagicBands’ to spy on guests: report The “Happiest Place on Earth” is also one of the most surveilled — with Disney honchos using the park’s wearable “MagicBands” and smartphone apps to reportedly spy on guests and collect data on not just their buying habits, but also what rides their kids like and ...
04:01 2019-07-17

Disney's 'The Lion King', strikingly realistic 25 years after the premiere of the Walt Disney cartoon classic, "The Lion King," the story hits the movie theaters again — this time with photorealistic animation. The result is a glimpse of the digital future....
20:13 2019-07-12

Disney's Latest Endeavor: Getting the Fox Studio on Track Disney is faced with the challenge of integrating Fox’s entertainment assets, which have languished as executives and staff left during the year-and-a-half it took to close the deal and movies flopped....
15:13 2019-08-18

Is going to Disneyland or Disney World more fun without kids? Definitely. Here's why. A mom went off on millennials who were "ruining" Disney World with their child-free ways. Here's why visiting Disney parks without kids is better.       ...
21:00 2019-08-02

Jon Favreau is already writing season 2 of ‘The Mandalorian’ for Disney+ At this point, it’s hard to figure out when Jon Favreau sleeps anymore, with the jack-of-all-trades writer, director, and actor just coming off roles in Avengers: Endgame as well as Spider-Man: Far From Home and preparing to debut his CGI-heavy remake of Disney’s The Lion King in theater...
04:13 2019-07-13

She-Hulk and Moon Knight are getting their own Disney+ shows, too A big day for Marvel’s B-list today, as the D23 expo has given the company a chance to announce a handful of new shows featuring some of its more beloved second stringers, all of them coming to upcoming streaming service Disney+. In addition to the Ms. Marvel series we reported on earlier today, Kev...
14:00 2019-08-24

Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war Quarterly reports next week from Walt Disney Co , CBS and Viacom will likely highlight increasing competition in video streaming and could spark volatility in the so-called communication services sector, which has outperformed since it was overhauled last year....
00:52 2019-08-03

Disney Would Consider Boycotting Georgia if Abortion Ban Goes Into Effect Georgia’s entertainment industry may take a major hit thanks to the state’s regressive politics. Several Hollywood producers have already said they won’t film in the state thanks to an abortion ban passed earlier this month. Now, Disney CEO Bob Iger says that if the ban goes into effect it would be ...
06:13 2019-05-30

Disney+ will support each of these platforms and devices at launch We’re just a few months out from the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, which might be the most dangerous threat to Netflix’s supremacy to date. In addition to featuring every Disney and Pixar animated movie ever made, the service will also be home to the Star Wars and Marvel franc...
04:26 2019-08-20

'Clone Wars' returns on Disney+ in February While a lot of the exclusive content Disney has lined up for Disney+ will be available for launch, Clone Wars fans will have a few more months to wait. Today at the D23 Expo we learned that the next season of the animated show will be available for s......
13:13 2019-08-24

Disney's 2020 summer cruises In summer 2020, Disney Cruise Line will embark on itineraries around the world, including Greece and five first-time ports of call in Europe.       ...
17:00 2019-07-15

Disney (DIS): How to Catch and Ride Price Breakouts Disney (NYSE: DIS) has likely finished a contracting triangle Elliott wave pattern recently -- and prices should break out, higher or lower (subscribers know which it is). In this free 12-minute video, our long-time Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey Kennedy, examines the chart of Disney's stock, te...
17:39 2019-05-21

Netflix and Disney speak out against Georgia’s new abortion law Georgia is one of the latest states to pass legislation that will make it harder for women to get abortions, but Georgia also happens to be one of the countries where several movie studios shoot some of their pictures, including Netflix and Disney. Both studios spoke out against Georgia’s &ldq...
13:26 2019-05-30

Factbox: Disney to take on Netflix as streaming war heats up The crowded market for video streaming, currently dominated by Netflix Inc, is expected to heat up further as Walt Disney Co rolls out its Disney+ service on Nov. 12 in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands....
00:00 2019-08-20

These Movies and Shows Are Arriving on Disney Plus on Launch Day Begun, the content wars have. Disney is set to kick off its Disney Plus streaming service November 12, which means that your experience watching Disney content on your favorite streaming service is about to get all mucked up. After all, Disney isn’t going to let content live on Netflix when it could...
22:13 2019-07-24

Disney+ somehow cancels its first show before the service has even launched We’ve known since it was first announced that Disney’s long-in-the-works streaming service, Disney+, was being designed to compete with Netflix. And yet not even we were prepared for the levels the massive entertainment conglomerate would go to beat its rival on every conceivable metric, with Deadli...
14:00 2019-08-24

Disney+ will have apps for iOS, Apple TV, Android and Xbox One The debut of Disney's highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+, is almost here. But, leading up to the November 12th launch date, the company is starting to share more details about it. Today we're learning about how you'll be able to watch cont......
22:00 2019-08-19

Star Wars Gives Force to Disney Parks Disney’s Star Wars attractions opening at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., and Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., represent the single-largest expansion in either park’s history....
19:00 2019-05-30

Hulu will belong to Disney. Here's what that means Disney's acquisition of 21st Century Fox means it took Fox's share of Hulu in that deal, adding to its own and giving it majority control of Hulu.        ...
13:39 2019-06-03

All the Disney Animation and Pixar Announcements From D23 Expo Aside from the live-action Marvel and Star Wars stuff, Disney had a lot of animated content to talk about at D23 Expo as well. That included Frozen 2, Soul, Onward, and Raya and the Last Dragon....
01:00 2019-08-25

Here's what we learned about Disney's upcoming films at the D23 Expo On Saturday, Disney gave fans more to feast on. In addition to providing information about already announced and upcoming releases like "Frozen II," "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" and "Black Widow," Disney shared details about previously unannounced projects like "Raya and the Last Dragon" and "...
23:26 2019-08-24

For the sake of cinema, Disney needs to be broken up | Guy Lodge The studio has been consuming its rivals – and creating a film industry devoid of the innovation championed by its founderIt’s the kind of commercial supremacy about which Walt Disney and his brother Roy probably fantasised when they founded the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio in 1923: just past the ...
20:26 2019-07-11

Marvel unveils its roadmap for Disney+ shows Marvel has provided the first details for phase four of its Cinematic Universe, and it won't surprise you to hear that Disney+ will play a large role. There are no less than five superhero shows reaching the streaming service, although you'll have t......
18:52 2019-07-21

Charter will integrate Hulu and Disney+ into its set-top boxes Disney and Charter Communications inked a multi-year deal today that will deliver a wide range of content -- from college sports to The Bachelor -- to Spectrum subscribers. The deal avoids a blackout of Disney-controlled networks like ABC and ESPN, r......
05:52 2019-08-15

What does it take to become one of Disney World's Jungle Cruise Skippers? Earlier this summer, we were invited to Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando for a special look at what it takes to land one of the park’s most coveted gigs: Skipper of Adventureland’s Jungle Cruise. After a tour of the attraction’s fictional version of the Amazon River, we sat down with Skippers Kat...
22:39 2019-08-20

Cramer: Disney's stock 'is just an annuity stream' Following a record breaking opening weekend for Disney's "The Lion King," CNBC's Jim Cramer said the company's stock is an "annunity stream" for investors....
18:39 2019-07-22

Strikingly realistic: Disney's The Lion King Twenty-five years after the premiere of the Walt Disney cartoon classic, "The Lion King," the story hits the movie theaters again — this time with photorealistic animation. The result is a glimpse of the digital future....
14:13 2019-07-14

Disney drops new, not-so-frigid Frozen 2 trailer In Frozen, Elsa’s powers were a threat to both her and her kingdom. In the sequel, they could be the key to humanity’s survival. So hints the below trailer for the Disney franchise’s next outing, which is said to provide an origin story of sorts for her ice-spewing prowess....
20:39 2019-06-11

Here's what you'll be paying for the Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ bundle We knew Disney had consumed Hulu in the black hole of Mickey’s gaping, insatiable maw, guiding us all one step closer to the “bundle” mentality of streaming that will soon make it all feel like cable all over again. Today, the company announced how much its particular bundle—Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+...
07:13 2019-08-07

Obi-Wan Kenobi and 'The Mandalorian' bring the Force to Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi will bring the Force to Disney+, which -- along with the first trailer for "The Mandalorian" -- capped the studio's presentation for its new streaming service at the D23 Expo....
10:00 2019-08-24

Disney’s composer-focused podcast debuts this week This Friday, Disney Music Group will launch a podcast that delves into some of its most beloved scores and the people behind them. For Scores includes interviews with composers who've worked across Disney's various enterprises: Disney, Marvel, Pixar,......
22:39 2019-08-20

Here's how Disney World turns its characters into works of chocolate art Early last month, we spoke with chef chocolatier Amanda Lauder of The Ganachery at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando about taking iconic Disney characters and turning them into works of chocolate art....
22:39 2019-07-03

Disney and Charter reach multiyear carriage agreement Charter has agreed to a multiyear carriage agreement with Disney, avoiding a blackout of networks including ABC and ESPN. Charter will carry the ACC Network and will make ESPN+ available to Charter customers as a new network as part of the deal, sources say....
05:52 2019-08-15

'The Lion King' roars into Disney realm of animals just like us The new "The Lion King" hews closely to the original, standing apart with its visual realism, using computer animation to approximate the look of a nature documentary. Yet amid a golden age of that genre, as the Disney blockbuster heads toward a big opening weekend, it also reminds us how talking an...
19:13 2019-07-18

Disney Channel Star Cameron Boyce Dead at 20 Hollywood has lost a rapidly rising star in Cameron Boyce. The actor, known for his roles on Disney Channel projects including Descendants and Jessie, has died at the age of......
16:00 2019-07-07

Four women allege discrimination in major Disney pay gap case The claims widen a previous class-action case alleging gender bias and extend to the company’s music label and theme parksFour women joined a major pay gap case against the Walt Disney Company, accusing the entertainment giant of gender discrimination at its Hollywood Records music label, its world-...
23:39 2019-07-05

Everything We're Excited for at This Year's Disney Mega Convention, the D23 Expo In the last few years, one thing has become abundantly clear in the world of entertainment. That world belongs to Disney and we’re just living in it. That becomes even more prevalent next weekend when the D23 Expo returns to Anaheim, California. Could it bring a certain Jedi Master with it?Read more...
01:26 2019-08-17

Can Disney’s Circle really deliver a porn-free Internet? Enlarge / Can the Mouse keep your house safe from the sketchy parts of the Internet? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) Filtering out the bits of human knowledge you don't like and leaving all the bits you do is a deceptively difficult task; it's one of the classic "I may not know art, but I know wha...
18:13 2019-07-21

A ‘big’ Marvel series is coming to Disney+, but is it part of Phase 4? Marvel announced its plans for the next phase of the MCU back at Comic-Con. In doing so, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige confirmed that we won’t get any Avengers, Guardians, or Spider-Man films in Phase 4. His comments also implied that sequels for Captain Marvel and Black Panther, both confir...
04:13 2019-08-17

Disney denies dad’s request to put Spider-Man on 4-year-old son’s grave Disney reportedly refused to allow a grieving father in England to place an etching of Spider-Man on the grave of his 4-year-old son — because, the media giant said, it wants to preserve the “innocence” and “magic” of the company’s characters. Ollie Jones, whose family ...
01:39 2019-07-07

CEO Bob Iger doesn't think Disney is too reliant on 'Star Wars' Disney's CEO Bob Iger is confident the company's $1 billion investment in its new "Star Wars" theme parks will be a boon not only for its park division, but the beloved sci-fi franchise, too....
23:26 2019-05-29

Disney+ Guide: What to Expect From Marvel, Star Wars and More The rumors are true: Marvel TV shows are coming. Star Wars TV shows are coming. Disney+ is coming. The Mouse House officially announced its new streaming platform, Disney+, and all of its......
13:52 2019-08-16

Disney CEO: abortion law would make it difficult to keep filming in Georgia Bob Iger said many who work for Disney would not want to work there if the strict law, which bans abortion as early as six weeks, was in effectThe chief executive of the Walt Disney Company said Georgia’s new strict abortion law would make it “very difficult” for the media company to keep filming in...
04:39 2019-05-30

Here's the many ways Disney's Tower Of Terror ensures riders don't die Tower Of Terror is one of the best rides at Walt Disney World (and Disneyland, before it was redone into Guardians Of The Galaxy theme). The noir Hollywood glamour of the storyline combined with ghosts, The Twilight Zone, and, of course, stomach-dropping thrills made it a favorite for guests. But wi...
00:39 2019-06-28

Disney Channel Star Cameron Boyce Dies at Age 20 Cameron Boyce, an actor who starred in the Disney Channel series Jessie and the Descendants TV movie franchise, has died at 20 years old. A spokesperson for Boyce’s family told ABC News on Saturday that the actor had died in his sleep. The news was confirmed by Disney CEO Bob Iger in a tweet o...
18:52 2019-07-07

Disney World's new $299 trick is brilliant but risky The new Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Pass seems like a no-brainer way to boost theme-park revenue but could also be a lose-lose offering.       ...
14:26 2019-08-19

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce dies at 20 Rising star Cameron Boyce, known for his roles on the Disney Channel, has died at the age of 20, his family confirmed Sunday. “It is with a profoundly heavy heart that we report that this morning we lost Cameron,” his family said in a statement to E! News. The actor was known for his rol...
20:13 2019-07-07

Disney, Netflix React to Georgia’s Anti-Abortion Ban As the country’s top producer of pecans, peanuts, and trap music, the state of Georgia is a bit of a paradox—case in point, it’s the birthplace of both the civil rights movement and the televised antics of Stevie J. and Karlie Redd....
20:52 2019-05-30

Netflix creates UK production hub at Disney's preferred studios Netflix is setting up another big production hub, and this one is steeped in cinematic history. The streaming giant is establishing a 14-stage UK operation at Shepperton Studios in Surrey, a location that has been used to shoot more than a few class......
01:13 2019-07-04

The next Star Wars TV show? Disney Plus looks ahead to Obi-Wan TV series Worried you weren't getting enough Star Wars TV shows and films in the next few years? Well, it looks like Disney Plus has you covered, with a TV show focusing on iconic mentor and Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi (that's 'Ben' to you) set to come to the Disney Plus streaming service.The Holl...
13:00 2019-08-16

Disney dwarfing rivals as 'Toy Story 4' storms box office When it comes to Disney and summer box-office hits, it really is a small world after all, as the studio -- having bulked up on marquee properties -- continues to dwarf the competition....
00:13 2019-06-23

Spider-Man may exit MCU, Sony and Disney don't do deal Negotiations broke down between Disney and Sony Pictures for future Spider-Man films, sending fans into a panic.        ...
23:52 2019-08-21

Disney shares drop 5% in high-spending third quarter Disney shares tumbled 5% in after-market trading Tuesday as the Mouse House missed Wall Street’s third-quarter profit and revenue expectations. Chief Executive Bob Iger said the company’s results were weighed down by its merger with Twenty-First Century Fox, despite the fact that the Disney has earn...
12:00 2019-08-07

The Ms. Marvel Live-Action TV Show Is a Go at Disney+ [Updated] It’s Kamala Khan’s time to shine. The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Marvel is developing a live-action Ms. Marvel series for Disney+, with writer and comedian Bisha K. Ali (Four Weddings and a Funeral) coming on board as showrunner and writer.Read more......
19:00 2019-08-24

How Disney+ Compares to Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Now that Disney’s long-awaited streaming service, Disney+, finally has an official launch date (November 12) and more details have been released, it’s clear that this isn’t just a niche supplemental service for Disney fans—the media giant is making a play for dominance in the streaming market. But w...
19:52 2019-08-08

‘The Lion King’ review: Disney’s new CGI animation is astonishing As metaphors for Hollywood in 2019 go, it’s hard to beat “Circle of Life.” A thing is born, it lives (hopefully turning a nice profit for shareholders) and then it dies, but is never really gone. Instead, its carcass decomposes, to be plundered and ultimately serve as fuel for future generations. An...
05:00 2019-07-12

Whistleblower claims Disney inflated revenues for years Is Mickey cooking the books at the Magic Kingdom? A Disney whistleblower is telling the Securities and Exchange Commission that the company has been inflating revenues at its parks and resorts division for years, padding income by as much as $6 billion in one year alone, according to a new report in...
21:00 2019-08-20

Disney+ confirms 'Ms. Marvel,' 'She-Hulk' TV shows in the works At its D23 event this weekend, Disney is revealing a lot more about its plans for the Disney+ streaming service and has confirmed several new Marvel TV shows that are on the way. In addition to ones we'd heard about like The Falcon and Winter Soldier......
13:13 2019-08-24

Everything Disney touches turns to gold (except 'Dark Phoenix') Disney continues its 2019 hot streak through the third quarter of the year, according to Tuesday's earnings report. The multimedia juggernaut recently closed out its mammoth 21st Century Fox buy, opened the Star Wars Galaxy's Edge at its Southern Cal......
12:26 2019-08-07

Disney's New *Lion King* Is the VR-Fueled Future of Cinema Director Jon Favreau shot the remake of the animated classic inside virtual reality. He doesn't know what to call the result, but it looks like a real movie....
16:00 2019-06-20

Review: Disney’s New The Lion King Is Beautiful But Soulless Unless you’re 99, and maybe even then, your first big-screen moviegoing experience was likely a Disney movie. Disney productions—whether we’re talking about Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937), The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1969) or that juggernaut of tiny-tot empowerment, the...
22:39 2019-07-11

First glimpse of Disney+'s Loki series teases a '70s setting In April, Disney held an “Investor Day” event where it could brag about all of the new and exciting ways it was planning to make money, like live-action remakes of animated films and a move we like to call “put a Star Wars on it,” but one specific tease that attendees were privy to was a glimpse of ...
05:39 2019-06-10

Report: The Ms. Marvel Live-Action TV Show Is a Go at Disney+ It’s Kamala Khan’s time to shine. The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Marvel is developing a live-action Ms. Marvel series for Disney+, with writer and comedian Bisha K. Ali (Four Weddings and a Funeral) coming on board as showrunner and writer.Read more......
00:00 2019-08-24

Disney heiress says employees unhappy with working conditions A Disney heiress claims that she went undercover at Disneyland, and says she wasn’t happy with what she saw. In a recent interview for Yahoo’s “Through Her Eyes,” Abigail Disney described meeting with Disneyland employees to better understand their grievances about their work. What she saw, she clai...
02:26 2019-07-16

Disney's Quarterly Revenue Surges but Profit Drops Disney’s acquisition of several key 21st Century Fox properties, along with streaming service Hulu, drove revenue past $20 billion in the latest period but also cut into profit. Shares fell after hours....
04:13 2019-08-07

Stan Lee's daughter condemns Disney over Spider-Man split ‘No one could have treated my father worse than Marvel and Disney’s executives,’ says Joan Lee as she backs Sony in studio bust-upJoan Lee, the daughter of the late comics mogul Stan Lee, has spoken out in the wake of this week’s surprise split between studios Sony and Disney over the rights to Lee’...
16:00 2019-08-23

Disney Looks to Extend Box-Office Reign With 'Lion King' Analysts and box-office tracking services expect the new “Lion King” to open with a domestic debut north of $170 million, among the best this year. But industry executives are also expecting the movie to keep selling tickets for longer than usual, sensing a blockbuster with broad appeal that is like...
17:39 2019-07-14

Factbox: Marvel, monsters and 'Mandalorian' coming to Disney+ app Walt Disney Co is set to launch its family-friendly streaming service, Disney+, later this year with a slate of new and classic TV shows and movies, as the company founded on theme parks and big-screen movies builds a digital entertainment business....
03:26 2019-08-07

Cops warn animals at Disney World may have rabies It’s not just the parkgoers you have to worry about. Disney — which is currently dealing with the fallout from its Toontown throw-down in California — may have an even bigger problem on their hands in the Sunshine State, where a 60-day rabies alert was issued for an area near it...
10:00 2019-07-10

17 money-saving Disney World and Disneyland hacks to try You don't have to give Mickey all your money. Save by Checking the calendar for the cheapest ticket dates and buying these items outside the park.       ...
19:52 2019-06-21

36 of your favorite former Disney Channel stars, ranked by net worth Disney Channel has acted as a springboard for some of the most recognizable celebrities working in Hollywood today. Thanks to iconic shows like "Even Stevens," "Lizzie McGuire," and "Hannah Montana," we have stars like Shia LaBeouf, Hilary Duff, and Miley Cyrus. Similarly, Disney Channel original mo...
10:00 2019-07-24

Why did ex-Disney Mouseketeer Dennis Day die? If police know, they aren't saying The ex-Disney Mouseketeer who enchanted as a child is dead in Oregon under still-mysterious circumstances. Why did it take 11 months to learn his fate?        ...
00:52 2019-06-08

Thousands of employees do yoga in front of Disney castles ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Pluto wasn’t doing a downward dog, but thousands of Disney workers unrolled their yoga mats in front of castles at the company’s theme parks in Florida, California, France, Hong Kong and Shanghai. The mass yoga events around the world on Friday marked the fourth year...
17:26 2019-06-21

Disney’s Freeform responds to Little Mermaid casting critics NBC NEWS – Disney’s Freeform issued a scathing response to critics of its casting of Halle Bailey as Ariel in the upcoming adaptation of “The Little Mermaid.” Halle Bailey/ Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File When Disney announced Bailey, half of the sister duo Chloe x H...
04:00 2019-07-09

Disney, king of the box office, now primed to do battle with Netflix World’s biggest entertainment company reports its results this weekDisney’s domination at the global box office and its plans to take on Netflix will be centre stage when it reports its latest results this week, with films from Avengers: Endgame to The Lion King driving its best year ever on the big...
11:39 2019-08-05

I’m on ESPN. Nobody expects politics on the Disney Channel, so why from Dan Le Batard? Would I like ESPN to sometimes embrace the world beyond stadiums and arenas? Yes, but that’s not part of the cable network’s mission to maximize profits....
23:00 2019-08-11

Disney Shareholders, Your Thrill Ride Has Officially Begun The entertainment giant’s struggle to manage all of its businesses while launching into the TV-streaming wars will keep you on the edge of your seat....
01:26 2019-08-07

Disney Enlists Superfans as It Prepares to Face Off Against Netflix Disney’s high-profile attempt to compete in streaming was center stage at D23, where a slew of new shows and movies for Disney+ was announced and fans were offered a three-year deal for the service at a deep discount....
01:26 2019-08-25

Union warns Disney World fire department is understaffed LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Firefighters for Walt Disney World’s private government say they’re understaffed, and they say that poses a safety risk. Leaders of a union representing the firefighters say the problem is increasing as the 25,000-acre Florida theme park resort grows even bi...
21:00 2019-05-31

Disney Overshadows Rival Studios as Reboots and Sequels Sputter So far this summer, studios not named Walt Disney Co. are failing to capture moviegoers’ attention in a significant way. Attempting to capitalize on the weekends in which Disney isn’t releasing one of its blockbusters, rivals have tried to stand out with sequels and remakes of their own once-success...
23:52 2019-06-16

Fox movies like Home Alone and Night At The Museum to get some kind of reboot for Disney+ Disney has finished absorbing Fox’s film assets into its giant, toothy mouth (we’re picturing something like Venom, if he wasn’t owned by Sony), which means it’s time for some of those film assets to start earning their keep. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney is already planning some kind ...
07:13 2019-08-07

Disney streaming service to launch in Canada, Netherlands in November Walt Disney Co said on Monday it will launch its Disney+ video streaming service in Canada and the Netherlands on Nov. 12, the same date as its previously announced United States launch....
16:39 2019-08-19

Disney has a 'major advantage' as the streaming war heats up, says RBC's Mark Mahaney Disney's back catalog gives it a leg up over incumbent competitors such as Netflix, which has to spend more to differentiate their service with original content, according to RBC Capital Market's Mark Mahaney....
20:00 2019-05-21

You can build your own Lightsaber and Droid at Disney’s new Star Wars attractions Disney’s finally lifting the veil on its Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction set to debut at Disneyland on May 31. And while we were all expecting a glut of rides and properly attired characters roaming about, its the souvenirs that have us most excited. Who goes to Disneyland just to buy overpriced...
01:26 2019-05-22

The Falcon and The Winter Soldier to Release in Autumn 2020 on Disney+ The Falcon and The Winter Soldier now has a release period: Autumn 2020. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that Daniel Brühl will reprise his role as Helmut......
04:52 2019-07-21

Disney and Charter have reached a multi-year distribution deal Disney and Charter Communications inked a multi-year deal today that will deliver a wide range of content -- from college sports to The Bachelor -- to Spectrum subscribers. The deal avoids a blackout of Disney-controlled networks like ABC and ESPN, r......
03:00 2019-08-15

‘Lion King’ Remake Becomes Disney’s Latest Box-Office Smash Disney’s domestic market share for the year stands at about 40 percent. On Sunday, “Avengers: Endgame” passed “Avatar” to rank as the No. 1 ticket-seller on record....
20:26 2019-07-21

Disney fights streaming account sharing with help from cable industry Enlarge / Here they come, all together in a streaming bundle. (credit: Disney / Sam Machkovech) Disney and Charter Communications are teaming up to fight account sharing in an attempt to prevent multiple people from using a single account to access streaming video services. The battle against acco...
12:39 2019-08-16

DOE’s Carranza hires Disney exec as ‘chief experience officer’ Maybe he’ll turn New York’s schools into a Magic Kingdom. Schools chancellor Richard Carranza has hired a longtime Walt Disney World executive as the Dept. of Education’s first-ever “chief experience officer,” the Post has learned. “It is a new role based on the need to improve DOE customer service,...
04:52 2019-06-16

Disney CEO: ‘I rather doubt we will’ film in Georgia if new abortion law takes effect Bob Iger on Georgia's new abortion law: "I think many people who work for us will not want to work there, and we will have to heed their wishes in that regard."...
04:00 2019-05-30

Disney says it'll probably bail on Georgia, too, if the state's anti-abortion law goes into effect Disney, as a rule, does its best to stay far away from political statements, for a pretty obvious reason: People mad at you about your stances on public policy won’t give you money for a brand new Mickey hat (or Avengers movie, as it were). The situation has to be pretty dire for the House Of Mouse ...
06:52 2019-05-30

Disney+ thinks of the recappers, will be releasing its shows on a weekly basis In news that presumably saw the internet’s various TV editors reach for the slightly smaller bottles of bourbon for once, the planners behind Disney+ reportedly revealed at this weekend’s D23 expo that, counter to the Netflix model it’s establishing itself in opposition to, the streaming service wil...
22:13 2019-08-24

Disney CEO says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state....
22:26 2019-05-30

Disney pulls the plug on FX Networks' standalone streaming service There's bound to be a lot of changes, both big and small, at 21st Century Fox now that Disney's acquisition of the media giant is completed. One of those is the shutdown of FX Networks' Plus subscription service, which it launched with Comcast back i......
20:00 2019-07-14

Disney takes full control of Hulu as Comcast steps aside Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | NurPhoto ) Today, Disney takes the reins at Hulu. Disney and Comcast announced a deal saying that Disney will assume full operational control of Hulu, effective immediately. In turn, Disney and Comcast have entered a "put/call" agreement, which means that as early a...
16:39 2019-05-21

Disney+ and Big Cable Team Up to Crack Down on Password Sharing, and Now We're Freaked Out Well, folks, I hate to rain on your streaming services parade, but those of us who are hoping to skirt a Disney+ subscription and instead leach off a buddy’s account may run into some trouble.Read more......
01:26 2019-08-17

Disney Claims Force Was Too Strong at Star Wars Attraction Walt Disney Co. blames itself for the disappointing attendance at its new Star Wars theme-park attraction, believing heavy promotion scared off would-be visitors who expected crowds. But higher prices surely didn’t help either....
23:52 2019-08-16

Rush Limbaugh unloads on Disney, says it's hypocritical about Georgia abortion law The Disney company and CEO Bob Iger are being hypocritical when it comes to possibly boycotting Georgia over their controversial abortion law, this according to conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh....
01:00 2019-06-01

See Disney's Touching Tribute to Descendants Star Cameron Boyce Disney Channel is paying its respects. The network dedicated Descendants 3 to late star Cameron Boyce, and followed up the dedication with a heartwarming video tribute to the young actor who......
05:13 2019-08-03

Disney misses on earnings: Newly acquired Fox Studio underwhelms Despite box office hits like "Avengers: Endgame" hitting theaters, Disney's income fell nearly 40% in the latest quarter.       ...
04:13 2019-08-07

Marvel Just Revealed Release Dates and Logos for Its Disney+ Series Marvel Studios is dropping all kinds of news out of San Diego Comic-Con, you didn’t think they’d forget their big heroes heading to the little screen did you?Read more......
06:39 2019-07-21

Disney CEO Bob Iger Says Georgia’s Abortion Ban Will Make It ‘Very Difficult’ to Work There Walt Disney’s CEO Bob Iger said the company would find it difficult to continue filming in Georgia if the state’s controversial abortion ban takes effect, Reuters reports. “I rather doubt we will,” Iger said when asked if Disney would maintain their production there. “I...
09:52 2019-05-30

Disney Plus release date, pricing, and brand new Marvel shows Disney Plus is on its way. As if we didn't have enough TV already to keep us busy, the Disney Plus streaming service coming this November (to the US, at least) looks set to drain our bank balances that little bit further.With a portfolio of studios and catalogues ranging from the Star Wars fran...
20:13 2019-08-16

Inside Star Wars Land: First Look at Disney’s Galaxy’s Edge Disney is traveling to a galaxy far, far away. The famed theme park giant’s much-anticipated 14-acre Star Wars Land: Galaxy’s Edge attractions premiere May 31 and Aug. 29 at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., and Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., respectively. It’s the biggest expansio...
07:52 2019-05-30

Why Spider-Man 3 might launch before Avengers 5 even if Sony and Disney strike a deal Sony shocked MCU fans earlier this week when it confirmed the rumors that said the studio failed to extend its MCU deal with Disney. Sony, hoping it can make blockbuster Spider-Man movies on its own without the MCU, didn’t agree to Disney’s proposed terms for a future deal. As a result, ...
10:26 2019-08-24

Christina Aguilera, Robert Downey Jr. hit Disney's D23 Expo It's time for a weekend of all things Disney! The annual convention kicked off Friday in Anaheim, Calif., with a ton of stars present.        ...
00:52 2019-08-24

Look: 'Lady and the Tramp' share meal in poster for Disney+ film The "Lady and the Tramp" remake and "Noelle," a new Christmas movie starring Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader, got posters and release dates from Disney+....
18:52 2019-08-23

Stan Lee’s Daughter Claims No One From Marvel or Disney Reached Out After His Death With the arc of Spider-Man’s cinematic future becoming the latest topic of conversation, everyone’s chiming in with their thoughts and opinions about the beef between Marvel Studios and Sony over the character. That includes J.C. Lee, the daughter of late Spider-Man co-creator Stan Lee.Read more......
00:26 2019-08-23

Disney slams claims by family heiress about working conditions The Walt Disney Co. has called scathing claims by a family heiress about worker conditions at Disneyland “a gross and unfair exaggeration of the facts.” In a recent interview for Yahoo’s “Through Her Eyes,” Abigail Disney, 59, described going undercover at the park in Anaheim, California, last year ...
21:39 2019-07-17

Disney Plus release date, pricing, and those brand new Marvel shows Disney Plus is on its way. As if we didn't have enough TV already to keep us busy, the Disney streaming service coming this November (to the US, at least) looks set to drain our bank balances that little bit further.With a portfolio of studios and catalogues ranging from the Star Wars franchise...
03:26 2019-08-14

Watch Disney's First Mulan Live-Action Movie Trailer Our little baby is all grown up and saving China again! The first trailer for Disney's live-action reboot of its 1998 film Mulan was released on Sunday online and on FOX, during the......
05:52 2019-07-08

R.I.P. Cameron Boyce, Disney Channel star from Jessie and Descendants According to CNN, Cameron Boyce—best known for a series of roles on Disney Channel shows—has died. TMZ adds that his family says he had an “ongoing medical condition” and died in his sleep as the result of a seizure. A statement from the Disney Channel referred to Boyce as an “incredibly talented pe...
19:13 2019-07-07

With Disney in charge, Hulu plans original content push Now that Disney is in charge of Hulu, the streaming service is going to get more original content. Hulu CEO Randy Freer told CNBC that Hulu's "investment in original programming will increase significantly." Freer credits the change to "the capacity......
02:26 2019-06-19

Should people without children be banned from Disney World? | Arwa Mahdawi A Facebook rant claims the theme park is blighted by ‘IMMATURE’ millennials in ‘SLUTTY’ shorts. But why would anyone without kids ever waste their time there?If you’re not a fan of unbridled capitalism, please brace yourself: I am sorry to report that an EXTREMELY EMPHATIC Facebook post is going vir...
18:52 2019-07-31

Samsung teamed up with Disney for a series of brilliant Galaxy S10 wallpapers When Samsung first showcased the Infinity-O display, with its signature hole-punch design, the discussion revolved around whether or not Samsung’s idea was preferable to the iPhone X-style notch. In the end, it’s really just a matter of personal preference. But when it comes to creative ...
04:52 2019-05-28

Woman allegedly slugs Disney employee after cutting line The angriest guest on earth? A Chicago woman threw a fit while waiting to get on the popular Disney ride “Tower of Terror” — allegedly punching a cast member in the face — after being told she didn’t have a FastPass, cops said. The 23-year-old was at Disney’s Holl...
05:13 2019-07-23

Disney’s live-action Mulan looks more like a period drama in first teaser Yifeu Lu stars in the title role of Mulan, Disney's live action remake of its 1998 animated film. Disney has dropped a teaser for its forthcoming film, Mulan, giving us our first real look at the studio's live action remake of the classic 1998 animated film. (Mild spoilers for the 1998 Disney anim...
05:39 2019-07-08

Lion King Is a Visual Upgrade That's Devoid of the Disney Magic The new Lion King movie is a - photorealistic, computer-animated not live-action - remake of the 1994 animated original, featuring the voice talents of Donald Glover, Beyoncé, and James Earl......
18:00 2019-07-16

‘The Lion King’ is blowing away all other Disney remakes in ticket presales Disney’s live-action remake of The Lion King doesn’t open until July 19, but this new version of the beloved animated classic is already breaking records. Fandango announced Tuesday that the film is the new record-holder for the best first-day presales for a traditional Disney release &m...
21:52 2019-06-27

Sanders, Warren blast Sinclair’s purchase of Disney RSNs A trio of Democratic presidential hopefuls are urging close scrutiny of Disney’s $10.6 billion sale of its 21 regional sports networks to Sinclair Broadcast Group, a conservative-leaning TV station owner. In a letter this week, US Sens. Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker asked the Depa...
22:26 2019-06-27

Disney breaks own record for global box office returns in a year The Lion King helps Disney amass $7.67bn to date in 2019, passing the previous best mark of $7.61bn in 2016Disney has broken its own record of worldwide film receipts by an individual studio in a single year, underlining its dominant position in the global film industry. According to Variety, Disney...
18:00 2019-07-31

Spider-Man: What Disney-Sony split means for his movie future After two successful solo outings and three team-up films in which he stood alongside The Avengers, your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man appears to be swinging out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe....
20:39 2019-08-21

Marvel's TV branch has secret plans for Disney+, and they don't involve the Fox characters In a lengthy chat with Deadline, Marvel Television boss Jeph Loeb has revealed some little hints and teases about his plans for the future of Marvel’s TV adventures, and while there aren’t any actual big reveals, there is some interesting info on things that aren’t happening. For starters, he explai...
16:00 2019-08-13

Mulan: first trailer for Disney live action reboot released The film, starring Liu Yifei as the eponymous fighter, will be released in March 2020The first footage of Disney’s live-action remake of its animated warrior saga Mulan has been released.Starring Chinese-American actor Liu Yifei as the eponymous fighter who takes her father’s place in the emperor’s ...
13:39 2019-07-08

‘The Lion King’ tops box office in Disney-dominated summer “We’ve had a spectacular run this weekend,” said Cathleen Taff, Disney’s president of distribution. “We really did know we had something special with (“The Lion King”) given its popularity with fans of all ages.”...
02:26 2019-07-22

The lifeless Disney remake Aladdin can’t muster the original’s magic The forced march of listless live-action Disney remakes continues with Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin, the worst of a batch that has already gifted us forgettable, over-designed reimaginings of Cinderella and Beauty And The Beast. Of course, Disney’s beloved 1992 animated musical about a young thief and the...
22:26 2019-05-22

Disney’s $12.99 streaming bundle is way too good to pass up, but it won’t ‘kill’ rivals When Disney announced that its streaming service will cost just $5.99 per month once it’s available to customers in November, it became clear that Disney+ is a no-brainer subscription. Even if you’re already paying for other services, which may include Netflix, HBO, Hulu, YouTube, Amazon...
14:52 2019-08-07

Disney's Freeform Claps Back at Critics of The Little Mermaid Casting When it was announced last week that Chloe x Halle singer Halle Bailey, a black woman, will play Ariel in Disney's upcoming The Little Mermaid live-action reboot, debates were sparked and many......
18:52 2019-07-07

How the streaming wars between Disney, Netflix, Apple and everybody else will change TV forever Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video and others are about to come head-to-head with the likes of Disney Plus, Apple TV Plus, HBO Max and CNBC's parent company, NBCUniversal. Welcome to the streaming wars....
23:00 2019-08-10

Sony Gives Literary Film Division, Axed by Disney, a Second Life Elizabeth Gabler, the executive behind hit movies like “The Devil Wears Prada,” will run a venture financed by Sony Pictures and HarperCollins Publishers....
00:52 2019-07-16

Disney gets a rare downgrade with analyst noting a 'record' valuation In a rare downgrade for the stock, Imperial Capital lowered its rating for Disney to in-line from outperform and maintained its target price of $147....
14:26 2019-06-17

Spider-Man out of Marvel Cinematic Universe after Disney split with Sony Sony expresses disappointment over push by Disney – the parent company of Marvel – for greater shareSony Pictures, the studio that owns the film rights to comic book character Spider-Man, has spoken out about the split with Disney that will see the webslinger booted out of the Marvel Cinematic Unive...
22:13 2019-08-21

Woman reportedly punched Disney World employee over FastPass issue A 23-year-old Chicago woman punched a park employee when her FastPass wouldn't work on a ride at Disney World, according to a police report.       ...
22:26 2019-07-23

Disney Is Moving Forward With Construction on Its Marvel Theme Park Expansion With Galaxy’s Edge a success, it’s time for Disney to move forward on its next franchise-incorporating theme park project: a Marvel park....
22:52 2019-06-15

'Dark Phoenix' dragged down Disney's box office earnings despite 'Avengers' success Disney blamed "Dark Phoenix" for dragging on the company's massive box office haul. Overall, the studio reported revenue of $3.8 billion during the quarter, shy of the $4.5 billion analysts had foreseen, according to Refinitiv data....
23:52 2019-08-06

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war Quarterly reports next week from Walt Disney Co, CBS and Viacom will likely highlight increasing competition in video streaming and could spark volatility in the so-called communication services sector, which has outperformed since it was overhauled last year....
23:00 2019-08-04

Disney earnings fell short. The company points the finger at its acquisition of Fox. Disney's second-quarter earnings came in at $1.35 per share, compared to analysts’ estimates of $1.75 for the quarter ending in June — results that sent Disney’s stock down as much as 4 percent....
03:52 2019-08-07

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a visit with workers.       ...
02:52 2019-07-20

Disney earnings miss forecasts as costs rise for its streaming future Walt Disney Co reported a steeper earnings decline than Wall Street expected on Tuesday as the company poured money into its ambitious plunge into streaming media and began folding in assets purchased from Twenty-First Century Fox....
03:26 2019-08-07

The Lion King Turns 25: Everything You Need to Know About Disney's Original Trip to Pride Rock It's almost time to return to Pride Rock. We're just a little over a month away from Disney's photo-realistic "live-action" adaptation of The Lion King roars its way......
14:52 2019-06-15

How Disney Is Turning Your Nostalgia Into Billions One Live-Action Remake at a Time An abused elephant with oversized ears joyously takes flight. A kitchen comes to life, each piece of hardware and furniture bursting into song. A street urchin and a princess......
15:26 2019-07-19

Disney deleted sexual misconduct scene from latest ‘Toy Story 2’ release Disney removed a faux outtake showing a doll leering at Barbies, offering them roles in a future film, in the June re-release of the 'Toy Story' franchise....
23:26 2019-07-02

Toy Story 2 casting couch 'blooper' deleted by Disney after #MeToo movement Now removed scene features Stinky Pete behaving in an inappropriate way with Barbie dollsA fake blooper scene from Toy Story 2 featuring a “casting couch” scenario has been quietly deleted by Disney from the latest home releases of the animated film.A running gag in Pixar’s films are the faux outtak...
08:26 2019-07-03

Marvel's What If...? Reveals Extended MCU Voice Cast, Out Summer 2021 on Disney+ Marvel's What If...?, the first animated series in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, has cast Jeffrey Wright as The Watcher. Over a dozen MCU stars from Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain......
09:00 2019-07-21

Kid donates Disney trip funds to search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos A 7-year-old Connecticut boy has donated all the money he saved up for a Disney trip to help the search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos. Riley Daigle, of Wethersfield, was “so sickened and upset” that the New Canaan mom’s five kids were forced to be away from her that he wanted to d...
17:39 2019-06-13

Marvel just released an extremely intriguing cast list for Disney+'s animated What If…? Among all the shows announced for Marvel’s upcoming slate of Disney+ programs, the clear outlier has been What If…?, an animated adaptation of the company’s long-running and beloved series of comic book hypotheticals. Marvel Studios shed a little light on the show’s mystery today, in ways that are i...
16:00 2019-07-21

Disney picks up adaptation of Children Of Blood And Bone, might hand it off to Lucasfilm According to Deadline, Disney is moving forward with an adaptation of Tomi Adeyemi’s Children Of Blood And Bone that was first picked up by Fox 2000 (before Disney bought Fox’s film assets and started gutting everything). Rick Famuyiwa was attached to direct at Fox and is still on board at Disney, w...
07:13 2019-08-07

Disney didn't make enough money in its third quarter, and that is somehow Dark Phoenix's fault Pour one out for Fox because Disney is wiping that production and development slate damn-near clean, according to studio chief Bob Iger. During a recent investors call, Iger revealed that Disney suffered a $170 million operating loss in its third quarter, and although that’ll hardly make a dent in t...
20:52 2019-08-07

Disney's Iger on earnings miss and company's role in streaming wars Disney CEO Bob Iger discusses his company's earnings announcement, the integration of recently-purchased assets, cord cutting and where he sees Disney headed in the next few years....
18:00 2019-08-07

Disney misses on earnings, unveils $12.99 streaming bundle with Hulu, ESPN Disney's income fell nearly 40% in the latest quarter. Meanwhile, the company unveiled a Disney+ streaming bundle with Hulu, ESPN for $12.99.       ...
17:39 2019-08-07

Analyst lays out six reasons why the new Disney streaming service will eat Netflix's lunch Disney+ is set to launch in November. Needham said Disney's streaming customers will "mostly come" from Netflix because "US consumers have shown a reluctance to add" additional streaming services....
15:13 2019-08-07

Disney custodian thinks watching child porn is his constitutional right: cops A custodian at Florida’s Walt Disney World has been charged with possessing child pornography — and believes it’s his constitutional right to look at graphic photos and videos of kids online, authorities said. Paul G. Curley, 66, was arrested Wednesday on six counts of possession of child porn...
21:26 2019-06-28

14 years, 4 acquisitions, 1 Bob Iger: How Disney's CEO revitalized an iconic American brand Over the course of CEO Bob Iger's tenure, Disney has acquired Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm and, most recently, 20th Century Fox. The first three acquisitions alone have earned Disney more than $33.8 billion at the global box office....
20:39 2019-08-06

Wall St Week Ahead-Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war Quarterly reports next week from Walt Disney Co, CBS and Viacom will likely highlight increasing competition in video streaming and could spark volatility in the so-called communication services sector, which has outperformed since it was overhauled last year....
20:39 2019-08-02

Fox deal to drag on earnings, but Disney says the future payoff will be worth the pain Disney said Tuesday it expects the acquisition will lower its fourth-quarter profit, before purchase accounting, by about 45 cents per share. However, the company remains optimistic about its purchase of the entertainment giant....
05:39 2019-08-07

Captain Marvel Character Joins WandaVision, Out in Spring 2021 on Disney+ WandaVision now has a release period: spring 2021. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that Monica Rambeau, a child character introduced in Captain Marvel,......
09:00 2019-07-21

Facebook approaches Netflix, Disney to support TV chat device: The Information Facebook Inc has approached Netflix Inc, Walt Disney Co and other media companies about putting their streaming services on a new Facebook device for making video calls from televisions, The Information reported on Wednesday....
18:39 2019-07-31

Disney and Eddie Bauer recall 24,000 baby sleepers over safety concerns Roughly 24,000 Disney and Eddie Bauer baby sleepers have been recalled out of fears that infants could roll over and suffocate. The recall affects the Eddie Bauer Slumber and Soothe Bassinet with model number BT055CSY and the Disney Baby Doze and Dream Bassinet with model number BT071DHS, according ...
20:13 2019-08-01

Ex-Disney World worker busted for stealing from employee locker room She’s not the most magical co-worker on Earth, authorities say. A brazen former employee at a Walt Disney World water park sneaked into an employee locker room and stole cash, credit cards and other items from staffers, according to an arrest affidavit. Shariel Agosto, 28, who once worked at t...
21:13 2019-08-13

Japanese anime: From 'Disney of the East' to a global industry worth billions A biker gang slices through Tokyo's neon-soaked night. The riders hit the brakes next to a giant, black crater created by an atomic blast. It's so enormous that it bursts beyond the comic strip panels and seeps across the whole page....
11:39 2019-08-04

Disney earnings fall short, and the company points the finger at its acquisition of Fox Disney earnings came in at $1.35 per share for the quarter ending in June, compared with analysts’ estimates of $1.75 — results that sent Disney’s stock down as much as 4 percent in after-hours trading....
03:52 2019-08-07

CBS and Viacom agree billion-dollar merger to challenge Disney and Netflix Pair reunify after more than 10 years as separate companiesShari Redstone expected to be named chairwoman of the boardUS media companies CBS and Viacom announced a merger on Tuesday in a bid to strengthen their position as they take on Netflix’s streaming insurgency and face up to the loss of “cord-...
23:26 2019-08-13

Photos: Disney World sweets, treats at Magic Kingdom in Orlando Disney World's Magic Kingdom Park in Orlando has everything from Mickey Mouse donuts and ice cream to milkshakes and eclairs       ...
02:26 2019-08-01

Hawkeye Series to Introduce Kate Bishop, Out Autumn 2021 on Disney+ The Hawkeye series is happening. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that Jeremy Renner's time as Ronin will be explored in the Disney+ original series, which......
09:00 2019-07-21

Disney’s new streaming bundle priced to compete with “standard” Netflix plan Enlarge / Here they come, all together in a streaming bundle. (credit: Disney / Sam Machkovech) The Walt Disney Company's latest quarterly earnings call included an announcement to investors that appears to take dead aim at Netflix: an all-Disney, three-service streaming bundle for $12.99/month, c...
09:00 2019-08-07

Original ‘Lion King’ animator says Disney’s ‘weak’ CGI remake ‘hurts’ This is far from animation’s natural circle of life. So say three old-school animators who worked on 1994’s “The Lion King,” which inspired the current blockbuster photorealistic version. While reviewers and the box office found the star-studded CGI-remake of the Disney class...
19:52 2019-08-02

Exclusive: Disney CEO says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state....
03:39 2019-05-30

The Duplass brothers, obviously, are making a webseries about hip-hop-loving dancing teens for Disney Following the age-old Hollywood adage that says, “If you can film a bunch of bored-looking white guys talking quietly about nothing for several hours, you can probably film anything,” Disney announced today that it’s tasked Jay and Mark Duplass with producing a new YouTube series for the Disney Chan...
04:39 2019-08-22

Hilary Duff Is Returning As Lizzie McGuire In Sequel Series on Disney+ This is truly what dreams are made of! Hilary Duff is returning as Lizzie McGuire in a sequel of the popular Disney Channel series, set to stream on Disney+. This time, Lizzie is a 30......
07:13 2019-08-24

Sinclair Eyes More Regional Sports Networks as Disney Deal Closes Sinclair Broadcast Group’s appetite for regional sports networks won’t be satiated with its $9.6 billion purchase of Walt Disney’s 21 channels. Chief Executive Chris Ripley said the company would be interested in acquiring more properties....
03:39 2019-08-24

Cameron Boyce, Disney Channel Star and Descendants Actor, Passes Away at Age 20 Cameron Boyce, a young actor who starred in the Disney Channel series Jessie and played a major role in the Descendants series of Disney crossover movies, has died. Read more......
23:00 2019-07-07

Disney’s 'Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance' ride opens December 5th Disney's new Star Wars-theme park, Galaxy's Edge, will get its second ride before the year is up. Today, Disney Parks announced that "Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance" will arrive in Florida at Walt Disney World Resort on December 5th -- Walt Disney......
22:13 2019-07-11

Feds bust Disney World worker for trying to lure young girl for sex A Disney World employee was nabbed for trying to lure an 8-year-old girl for sex — after bringing a child-size pink dress and condoms to the “encounter” that was actually set up by an undercover federal agent, authorities said. Frederick Pohl, 40, of Clermont, Fla., believed he had been chatting onl...
20:26 2019-05-24

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Disney's new theme park in pictures Disneyland has offered a first glimpse of its newest attraction, the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park. Visitors can build their own droids and lightsabers, interact with aliens and step into the cockpit of an exact copy of the Millennium Falcon. The interactive experience allows a team of six peo...
14:52 2019-05-30

The first trailer for Disney's 'Mulan' live-action remake premieres Sunday Here's one more reason to tune into the Women's World Cup final on Sunday: the first trailer for Disney's "Mulan" live-action remake is premiering during the game....
03:13 2019-07-08

Disney scores permit to launch Marvel-inspired theme park (CNBC) – With Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge officially open in California and the sister land in Florida gearing up for debut in August, Disney has already started working on its next big theme-park project — a Marvel-themed land. Last year, CEO Bob Iger teased the expansion to the company’s Califo...
22:26 2019-06-14

'Merch by Amazon' t-shirt business increasing orders from Disney to Dr. Seuss The holy grail for apparel brands facing rising uncertainty and cost in their global supply chains is to make their merchandise closer to the point of the sale....
14:26 2019-05-30

#NotMyAriel: White Twitter Is Big Mad About Disney Casting a Black Little Mermaid [Corrected] As the nation celebrated the national holiday that symbolizes all men being created equal, a small minority of mistreated Americans cranked up the Caucasian outrage machine to address an egregious injustice that threatened the happiness and well-being of people everywhere. But this time, the righteo...
20:26 2019-07-05

'The Lion King' hits familiar notes in adapting Disney classic Anticipating a bountiful box-office feast, "The Lion King" deviates sparingly from the beloved 1994 original, for better and worse. The result is a polished and satisfying film, yet one that conspicuously feels even more like a consumer product than most Disney revivals of its animated classics....
19:13 2019-07-11

Be prepared for the photorealistic cruddiness of Disney’s pointless Lion King remake The Lion King, Disney’s latest attempt to make a new hit from the blueprint of one of its old ones, begins the exact same way as the 1994 animated smash on which it’s based: with a blood-red sun peaking over the horizon of the African Serengeti, a single chanting voice rising with it. What follows i...
18:39 2019-07-11

Early reactions make ‘The Lion King’ sound like the best Disney remake yet Disney is currently in the process of remaking many of its classic animated films with modern visual effects and live-action casts. Some have been more successful than others, but few, if any, have been as highly anticipated as The Lion King. How could it possibly live up to the original, which many...
21:52 2019-07-10

Disney announces new Ariel for live-action ‘Little Mermaid’: Halle Bailey By Alyssa Newcomb, TODAY Disney’s live-action version of “The Little Mermaid” has found its Ariel. Halle Bailey, one-half of the R&B sister duo Chloe x Halle, will go “under the sea” to play the title character in the remake of “The Little Mermaid.” “A...
19:13 2019-07-04

Disney CEO says filming in Georgia would be ‘difficult’ if abortion bill takes effect Disney CEO Bob Iger on Wednesday said that filming in Georgia would be “very difficult” if the state’s controversial abortion bill goes into effect next year....
10:39 2019-05-30

Chewbacca, Ford and Hamill launch Disney's 'Star Wars' land Chewbacca climbed into the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon and fireworks flew overhead as Walt Disney Co dedicated its new "Star Wars" section at California's Disneyland Resort on Wednesday....
08:00 2019-05-30

Disney taps Kari Skogland to direct ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ Disney has reportedly pegged Kari Skogland — of "The Handmaid's Tale" — to direct its much-anticipated Marvel mini-series, "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."...
18:26 2019-05-21

Zemo and Sharon Carter will stop by Disney+'s The Falcon And The Winter Soldier The final scene of Avengers: Endgame raised the profile of Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson considerably in the MCU, with old Steve Rogers giving him the Captain America shield, and in that moment the idea of him and Sebastian Stan’s Bucky Barnes getting their own Disney+ spin-off show suddenly became mu...
16:52 2019-05-21

Teen superhero fave Ms. Marvel is getting her own live-action Disney+ show While much of our collective superhero focus over the last week or so has been on the fight raging between Disney and Sony over everyone’s favorite neighborhood tetherball, Spider-Man, the folks behind Disney+ are continuing to do their damnedest to lure us all in to their slightly more down-scale t...
14:00 2019-08-24

Disney Plus streaming service release date, price, and exclusive shows Disney Plus is on its way. As if we didn't have enough TV already to keep us busy, the Disney Plus streaming service coming this November (to the US, at least) looks set to drain our bank balances that little bit further.With a portfolio of studios and catalogues ranging from the Star Wars fran...
18:39 2019-08-19

Remembering Cameron Boyce: Look Back at the Disney Star's Life in Pictures Cameron Boyce was one of the most beloved and prolific Disney TV stars. The 20-year-old actor died unexpectedly at age 20 in his sleep on Saturday at his Los Angeles home after suffering......
05:52 2019-07-08

Melissa McCarthy might grow some tentacles for Disney's live-action The Little Mermaid It’s been a minute since we heard about Disney’s inevitable “live-action” take on The Little Mermaid, which will try to justify its existence with new songs from Disney veteran Alan Menken and Hamilton scribe/star Lin-Manuel Miranda. Now, Variety reports that the casting process is underway, and tha...
00:39 2019-06-29

'Jasmine Can Just Go By Herself': 4-Year-Old Calls Out Disney's Aladdin for Sticking to Tired Tropes Disney’s Aladdin remake flew away with $113 million on its magic carpet this Memorial Day weekend, according to the Hollywood Reporter. But despite a new, more progressive Princess Jasmine—she even has a new power anthem, titled “Speechless”(h/t Refinery29), for one 4-year-old, the plot still has a...
16:26 2019-05-28

Hilary Duff, Kristen Bell sprinkle joy at Disney's D23 Expo It's time for a weekend of all things Disney! The annual convention kicked off Friday in Anaheim, Calif., with a ton of stars present.        ...
03:26 2019-08-25

Netflix, Disney consider boycotting Georgia, continue partnerships with Egypt, China Entertainment giants Netflix and Disney are threatening to pull their business out of Georgia over the state's recently-enacted "heartbeat" abortion bill....
06:52 2019-05-31

Aladdin, Avengers: Endgame Help Disney Dominate Global Weekend Box Office Aladdin led the worldwide box office, delivering a $207 million opening weekend, while Avengers: Endgame brought in $32.1 million to take its global total to $2.677 billion....
09:52 2019-05-27

Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, and Moon Knight will join Phase 4 with their own Disney+ shows Although the wait between Marvel Cinematic Universe movies can be excruciating for fans of the franchise, Marvel Studios is going to have an opportunity to fill in the gaps with shows on Disney+. Four of those shows — The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Loki, WandaVision, and Hawkeye — we...
22:13 2019-08-24

Tennis star Ash Barty sneaking Disney lyrics into press conferences Ashleigh Barty's Wimbledon singles adventure may have ended at the hands of America's Alison Riske Monday, but she's clearly been having some fun off the court....
20:13 2019-07-08

Emma Stone Is a "Punk Rock" Cruella de Vil in Disney's First Photo From Film Lock up those puppies, because Emma Stone's Cruella de Vil is on the loose...and very...punk rock? Last year, it was confirmed that the 30-year-old Oscar winner would take on a......
22:13 2019-08-24

Samsung teams with Disney and Pixar to hide the punch-hole on the Galaxy S10 Many smartphone users prefer having a punch-hole on the display rather than a notch. And with cleverly designed wallpaper, the punch-hole can be practically hidden or disguised. With that in mind, Samsung recently announced special wallpaper based on Disney and Pixar characters from The Incredibles,...
20:52 2019-05-26

Moon Knight and She-Hulk Are Heading to Disney+, and All the Other Marvel Streaming News From D23 Moon Knight! She-Hulk! And WandaVision sure sounds wonderfully wacky! Here’s a round-up of everything we learned at tonight’s action-packed Disney+ panel at the D23 Expo.Read more......
19:00 2019-08-24

Veteran walks from Washington state to Disney World to raise suicide awareness They say it’s not the destination, it’s the journey. That’s definitely true for one Army veteran who is walking to Disney World. Considering that his starting point was in Washington state, that’s a pretty long trip. Jimmy Novak, 42, started walking from his home in Washington on March 22, Fox 35 re...
04:13 2019-08-22

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce died of seizure from epilepsy, family says By Ben Kesslen Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce, who passed away Saturday at the age of 20, died from a seizure caused by epilepsy, a family spokesperson said. “Cameron’s tragic passing was due to a seizure as a result of an ongoing medical condition, and that condition was epilepsy,...
16:26 2019-07-10

Macaulay Culkin's Reaction to Disney's Home Alone Reboot Will Make You Say ''Ya Filthy Animals'' Keep the change, ya filthy animals! Disney recently announced a Home Alone reboot and Macaulay Culkin had some thoughts. On Tuesday, Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed the studio was......
02:39 2019-08-08

Did Marvel’s Kevin Feige quit Spider-Man over Disney-Sony profit dispute? With great power, comes great responsibility — and a whole lot of drama. According to Deadline, a breakdown in negotiations between Disney and Sony “has essentially nixed” Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige from future standalone Spider-Man films. This news comes days after “Spid...
06:52 2019-08-21

Netflix and Amazon Trail a Local Video Rival in India That's Now Disney-Owned As Netflix and Amazon rush to India to sign up new users, they are up against Hotstar, a mobile-first streaming platform with 300 million monthly users and a new corporate parent—Disney....
15:52 2019-06-04

Woman Suffers Injuries After Bird "Dive-Bombed" Her, Sues Disney World A woman is suing Walt Disney World Resort after she says she was "dive-bombed" by a bird, sustaining severe head and neck injuries, according to her lawyer and the lawsuit....
04:00 2019-05-30

Melissa McCarthy hints she'll take on the role of Ursula in Disney's live-action 'Little Mermaid' Melissa McCarthy is obviously interested in taking on the role of Ursula in Disney's live-action "Little Mermaid," winking at the camera when Jimmy Kimmel asked her if she'd be playing the part....
02:39 2019-08-01

When will the Rise of the Resistance ride open at Disney's new Star Wars land? Rise of the Resistance, a signature ride at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, is set to open "sometime this year," according to the Disney CEO.       ...
05:39 2019-06-18

Spider-Man Showdown: Sony Releases an Official Statement to Clarify Its Disney Relationship Sony has released an official response to the recently reported news that Disney and Sony reached an impasse on its Spider-Man partnership, calling many of the stories “mischaracterized” and squaring much of the blame on Marvel Studio president Kevin Feige’s workload. Read more......
17:26 2019-08-21

Disney's Fox cancellation spree may end up saving us from some dire-sounding video game movies It’s been rough days at the recently assimilated 20th Century Fox movie studio of late, as new corporate overlord Bob Iger—apparently accustomed to box office receipts that are a bit more Avengers, and a bit less X-Men—blasted Disney’s newly schlorped-up subordinate for massively undershooting its e...
09:52 2019-08-11

Even the garbage cans in Disney's 'Star Wars'-themed land have a hidden meaning Kim Renfro/INSIDER Disneyland's newest land Galaxy's Edge is full of references to the original "Star Wars" movie trilogy. All of the trash and recycling cans inside Galaxy's Edge say "trash to sector 3263827" in a written fictional language called Aurebesh. Sector 3263827 is the number for the D...
14:01 2019-06-08

Disney recalls Forky toy due to choking hazard, elegantly setting up the plot of Toy Story 5 The Toy Story movies have covered pretty much every aspect of a toy’s life, from getting replaced by a superior spaceman toy, getting stolen by a creepy toy collector, getting terrorized by an evil bear and nearly incinerated, and then passing on your toy knowledge to the next generation of toys mad...
04:26 2019-07-10

Body found at Oregon house identified as missing Disney Mouseketeer Dennis Day What happened to missing Disney Mousketeer Dennis Day? Oregon police are now trying to find out after his body was identified.        ...
03:39 2019-06-07

Star Wars Rise of the Resistance to open first at Disney World, then Disneyland in 2020 Disney parks' most advanced and immersive ride, Rise of the Resistance, has an opening date of Dec. 5 at Disney World and Jan. 17 at Disneyland.       ...
22:26 2019-07-11

Listen to Beyonce and Donald Glover sing together in Disney’s new ‘Lion King’ clip Ahead of the highly anticipated July 19th release of Disney’s live-action remake of The Lion King, we now finally have a new teaser clip released internationally that includes a few firsts. The original animated classic is, of course, a musical, so the clip you can watch below is noteworthy an...
00:00 2019-06-21

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages after visit Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a trip to Disneyland.       ...
06:39 2019-07-18

Disney adds scene to 'Avengers: Endgame' as film nears box-office record Walt Disney Co said it will release a revised version of megahit "Avengers: Endgame" on Friday that includes a previously deleted scene, a move that could propel the Marvel superhero movie to the all-time box office record....
21:52 2019-06-27

Watch: Disney’s new anti-vibration tech maps CGI movements onto actual robots Researchers from Disney have developed software for mapping CGI motion animations to actual robots – without any of the unwanted outcomes of porting virtual movements to the physical world. The researchers note that while it’s fairly easy to create virtual characters with a wide degree of motion, tr...
18:52 2019-07-31

Disney guest suffered traumatic brain injury after bird attack: suit A Florida woman is suing the Most Magical Place On Earth, claiming it knew that seasonal nesting birds were a threat to Disney resort guests but refused to do anything about them — which led to her being attacked and injured. “If there’s a company that’s well-versed in safety, it should be Dis...
16:01 2019-05-29

Disney Casts R&B Singer Halle Bailey as Ariel in Live-Action Little Mermaid Halle Bailey is ready to go "Under the Sea." The Chloe x Halle member is officially part of Disney's world because she's been tapped to play the coveted role of Ariel in......
09:00 2019-07-04

Disney's Falcon & Winter Soldier Has to Explore Race and Captain America's Legacy Now that they’ve done their part to save the universe in Avengers: Endgame, Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes are packing up their gear and jetting off to Disney+ to star in their own miniseries. Falcon & Winter Soldier is sure to give the duo an interesting space to define themselves as Avengers in a...
06:39 2019-06-14

Apple is spending $6 billion on original shows and trying to beat Disney+ to market, reports FT Apple has spent more than $6 billion on original TV shows and movies for its forthcoming Apple TV+ service, according to a Financial Times report on Monday....
04:26 2019-08-20

Dave Bautista is cool with Disney now, but he doesn't regret standing by James Gunn When Disney fired James Gunn from Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3 last year, several of the filmmaker’s friends and peers were quick to come to his defense—but perhaps no voice was louder than that of Dave Bautista, the former wrestler who plays Drax in the MCU. Along with the rest of the Guardians c...
20:39 2019-06-11

Disney wants Marc Webb to direct a live-action Snow White movie Disney’s live-action remake streak has been going for so long that a live-action version of Dumbo has already been released and forgotten about, but for some reason the studio is just now getting around to actually putting together a version of Show White with human actors and—if the other movies ar...
01:39 2019-05-31

Disney displays its movie force with 'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel and 'Mulan' "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney Co promoted its upcoming film slate to devoted fans on Saturday....
01:26 2019-08-25

Disney reportedly refuses to allow Spider-Man engraving on tombstone of dead boy who loved superhero A grieving English father who lost his 4-year-old son last year claims Disney is not allowing him to include an etching of Spider-Man on the boy's tombstone — citing company policy....
17:26 2019-07-11

Wall Street Week Ahead: Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war Quarterly reports next week from Walt Disney Co , CBS and Viacom will likely highlight increasing competition in video streaming and could spark volatility in the so-called communication services sector, which has outperformed since it was overhauled last year....
21:13 2019-08-02

What to expect from Disney+ streaming service: Yes, it'll include Marvel and Star Wars Disney Plus will showcase 5 brands, including Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars and National Geographic to make it easier for viewers to find stuff to watch.       ...
02:26 2019-08-24

Tapes show ex-Disney princess denying role in twisted murder scheme Newly obtained interrogation tapes show an ex-Disneyland princess denying she had any connection to her then-fiancé’s twisted double murder plot to pay for their wedding. “The truth is, I did not know,” Rachel Buffett — a community theater actor in Costa Mesa, California — told detectives in 2...
20:00 2019-05-30

Disney animators still ask to see artwork from a legendary 'Cinderella' artist to inspire today's movies Disney Walt Disney's "Cinderella" turns 70 this year. The classic was recently re-released on Blu-ray and digital as part of the Disney signature collection. INSIDER spoke with the managing director of Disney's Animation Research Library, Mary Walsh, about the film's legacy and concept artist Mary...
00:52 2019-07-02

Ewan McGregor is in talks to bring back Obi-Wan for one of Disney+'s Star Wars shows Disney has proven, repeatedly, at this point that it’s not fucking around when it comes to giving potential subscribers a series of “Fiiiiiiine, we’ll try it” reasons to check out its upcoming streaming service Disney+; today, said obvious bribery has just been updated to include news that Ewan McGr...
16:39 2019-08-16

Disney’s Mulan star sparks call for boycott with Hong Kong stance Crystal Liu, the lead in Disney’s live-action remake, voiced support for police in the cityDisney’s live-action remake of Mulan is facing calls for a boycott after its star voiced support for police in Hong Kong.Crystal Liu, also known as Liu Yifei, reportedly posted a message on the Chinese social ...
01:26 2019-08-17

Why Naomi Scott Decided to Bring Her ''Own Flavor'' to Princess Jasmine in Disney's Aladdin "No matter what you do, you will get criticized." Preach, Naomi Scott! As Disney's Aladdin is set to hit theaters on May 24, the 26-year-old actress shared what it was like to......
02:39 2019-05-23

Chrissy Teigen, Matt Damon and more of your favorite stars visiting Disney parks Disney parks are a haven to spot your favorite fictional characters but also tons of your favorite IRL stars. Check out which celebs have visited.        ...
17:00 2019-08-16

Disney Plus price, release date, shows and movies coming to the streaming service Disney Plus is finally coming. The House of Mickey has been planning its rival streaming platform for years now, and we're now only months away from the launch of Disney's own offering.Few companies have quite the clout – or the finances – of Disney, and now the entertainment...
18:52 2019-07-03

Lil Nas X was worried coming out as gay would alienate 'Old Town Road' fans "Old Town Road" rapper Lil Nas X made waves when he announced he was gay. But first he worried about how coming out might affect his country fan base.        ...
14:13 2019-08-16

Star Wars land opens: What to do and how to visit Galaxy’s Edge, Disney’s largest expansion ever Disney’s new “Star Wars”-themed land will blow your mind into a galaxy far, far away. Galaxy’s Edge goes live at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif., on Friday, May 31. The salivating fans lining up for hours on end to fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk (the rich, sweet ...
13:52 2019-05-31

In light of #MeToo, Disney quietly deleted a "blooper" scene from the latest release of Toy Story 2 It looks like Disney is reevaluating some of its earlier work to better fit the current climate - one that hopefully finds creepy behavior less amusing and more...well, fucking creepy. One such moment took place in Toy Story 2's faux blooper reel. The scene begins at 3:29 where Stinky Pete, the ...
19:52 2019-07-02

Abigail Disney takes her family’s company to task over ‘intolerable’ working conditions at Disneyland Her grandfather co-founded one of the world's wealthiest companies. But Abigail Disney has fought tax breaks for the wealthy, advocated for a wealth tax and protested working conditions in her family's parks....
02:13 2019-07-17

Spotify launches a Disney Hub with music from Marvel and ‘Star Wars’ films Disney gets its own designated music hub on Spotify, including classic songs and scores from Marvel and 'Star Wars‘ films       ...
23:52 2019-07-17

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-WarnerMedia joins Disney, Netflix in reconsidering Georgia business over abortion law WarnerMedia on Thursday became the third major U.S. media company to say it would reconsider working in Georgia if a new law banning abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected takes effect, following Walt Disney Co and Netflix....
23:01 2019-05-30

The 'Lion King' reviews are in and critics are saying Disney's remake is beautiful to behold, but lacks soul Walt Disney Studios Disney's reimagining of "The Lion King" will be released on Friday, July 19. Critics are saying that the film's biggest strength is the stunning visuals, but that's also a major weakness. The animals look so realistic that their faces lack the emotions seen clearly in the origi...
20:13 2019-07-12

Disney Channel cancels ‘Descendants 3’ premiere, to donate to non-profit in Cameron Boyce's honor Disney Channel announced on Thursday that it's canceling the upcoming "Descendants 3" red carpet premiere following the death of Cameron Boyce -- and instead, will donate to a non-profit in the late actor's honor....
07:26 2019-07-12

Disney takes over Hulu. What's it mean for cord cutters, binge watchers? Change is coming Disney has taken over control of live and on-demand streaming service Hulu. That can help Disney offer bundled video subscriptions to consumers.        ...
14:33 2019-05-21

Weekend Box Office: The Lion King continues Disney's trend of humongous opening weekends While the newest, CGI iteration of the classic tale might not have been everyone’s cup of tea, The Lion King still had all the trappings of a wildly successful opening weekend. With nothing in its path and some well-curated buzz that only Beyoncé herself could manage, the lifelike reboot spent the w...
23:00 2019-07-22

The Director Behind Amazing Spider-Man Could Bring Snow White to Live-Action Life at Disney King Ghidorah hunts Millie Bobbie Brown in a new Godzilla: King of the Monsters clip. Creepshow adds some familiar faces to its cast. The Chucky TV show gets an update. Plus, a new vague tease for Godzilla’s scrap with Kong, and what’s to come on iZombie. To me, my spoilers!Read more......
15:39 2019-05-31

Abigail Disney is taking her family’s company to task over ‘intolerable’ working conditions at Disneyland Her grandfather co-founded one of the world's wealthiest companies. But Abigail Disney has fought tax breaks for the wealthy, advocated for a wealth tax and protested working conditions in her family's parks....
23:39 2019-07-16

Former Disney star Jordan Pruitt says she hopes to see her alleged sexual abuser ‘in an orange jumpsuit’ Former Disney star Jordan Pruitt is doubling down on her claims that she was sexually abused as a teenager working in the often unforgiving entertainment business....
22:00 2019-06-07

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages after undercover visit Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after an undercover trip to Disneyland.       ...
05:00 2019-07-16

‘Mulan’ star Liu Yifei’s support for Hong Kong police sparks Disney boycott Disney doesn’t need this right now. Nor do protesters in Hong Kong, who for months have been embroiled in a government boycott. They’re urging fans to discontinue their support of the upcoming live-action “Mulan” remake, claiming the film’s star, Chinese-American actres...
17:26 2019-08-16

Rabies alert issued for Disney World's Epcot after infected cat scratches performers Florida's Department of Health issued a rabies alert for Disney World's Epcot Center after two performers were scratched by a rabid cat.       ...
20:39 2019-07-11

Florida health officials warn of rabies in Disney World's Epcot theme park Health officials in Florida have issued a 60-day rabies alert for an area surrounding Disney World’s popular Epcot theme park, urging tourists and residents to avoid “stray dogs” and other wildlife. ...
19:52 2019-07-10

Rabies warning issued near Disney's Epcot theme park after employees scratched by feral cat Vacationers visiting Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park may want to keep an eye out for feral animals after the Florida Department of Health in Orange County issued a rabies warning in the area....
18:26 2019-07-10

Disney is Re-Releasing Avengers: Endgame with New Footage in an Attempt to Break Avatar’s Box Office Record Walt Disney Co. will try to close the global box-office gap between its mega-blockbuster film “Avengers: Endgame” and James Cameron’s “Avatar” next weekend. The superhero sequel will reenter theaters with new footage that wasn’t included in the first release, Marv...
20:52 2019-06-19

The Creators Of Disney Infinity Wanted To Make A Game About Toy Story Characters Exploring Space Imagine Captain Woody and his fearless crew of toys journeying from planet to planet, looking for signs of life and new lands to explore. Tasked by Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, the rinky dink cast of Toy Story were going to explore the edges of space helping colonies of toys from all over the gal...
22:39 2019-07-04

Disney finally loses something in 2019, with Sony regaining total control of the Spider-Man movies The world of superhero movies just got a lot less friendly: Not long after Spider-Man: Far From Home became the highest-grossing Sony film of all time, the studio has rejected a plan from Marvel Studios that would’ve made them co-producers on future Spider-Man movies, effectively kicking Disney out ...
09:52 2019-08-21

Tom Holland’s Visit Made Disney Theme Parks Fun, Even For People Who Weren’t Going to Galaxy’s Edge Disney’s crowning attraction right now is Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the sprawling Star Wars theme park experience. But for some fans, even the non-Star Wars parks had some novel excitement thanks to unendingly delightful Spider-Man actor Tom Holland.Read more......
04:39 2019-06-09

Disney star Christy Carlson Romano reveals 'private breakdown' after 'Even Stevens' ended Former Disney Channel Star Christy Carlson Romano revealed that after her show on the hit children's network ended, she had a "private breakdown" that included self-destructive behavior....
17:52 2019-05-29

The Little Mermaid's Halle Bailey Isn't Alone: Inside Disney's Many Controversial Live-Action Casting Choices It was meant to be a moment of celebration for Halle Bailey. When Disney and director Rob Marshall announced the the Grown-ish star and singer, one half of R&B duo Chloe x Halle, had......
13:13 2019-07-16

Disney's planning a movie based on Xbox classic Star Wars: Knights Of The Old Republic For being one of the most potent brands on the planet—right alongside its corporately owned buddies over in the MCU—the Star Wars films are currently at something of a crossroads. Sure, The Rise Of Skywalker is going to make a billion dollars (at least) when it arrives in theaters this December, end...
08:00 2019-05-24

Disney's 'Aladdin' tops Memorial Day weekend box office with $207M worldwide; other debuts miss expectations The Walt Disney Co.'s live-action remake of "Aladdin" crushed the competition at the box office this Memorial Day weekend, earning more than $207 million worldwide since its debut. Other new movies in theaters this holiday weekend -- the horror "Brightburn” and the critically acclaimed teen comedy "...
03:13 2019-05-27

Rabies alert issued for Disney World's Epcot area after infected cat scratches employees Florida's Department of Health issued a rabies alert for Disney World's Epcot Center after two employees were scratched by a rabid cat.       ...
22:26 2019-07-11

Disney is selling a $300 Captain America figure that captures one of the best moments from 'Avengers: Endgame' — and it's already going for hundreds more on eBay Kirsten Acuna/INSIDER The Disney Store is selling a collectible Captain America figure from "Avengers: Endgame" at Disney's biannual fan convention, D23 Expo. During a tour of Disney's three stores at D23 Expo, Insider spied the exclusive $300 collectible from Hot Toys which shows Cap wielding Thor...
23:39 2019-08-23

Rabies Alert Issued Near Walt Disney World's Epcot After Feral Cat Tests Positive For the Disease If you’re visiting Epcot at Walt Disney World this summer, keep the kids away from any stray animals you might find. A feral cat just tested positive for rabies and the health department is warning people to be careful during the coming months because it could have infected other animals.Read more.....
13:39 2019-07-10

Disney World increases price of annual passes ahead of Star Wars land opening Walt Disney World Resort has significantly increased the cost of several of its annual park passes, just ahead of the August 29 opening of its new Star Wars land at Hollywood Studios park in Orlando....
23:52 2019-06-18

Bernie Sanders unveils list of 'anti-endorsements,' including Disney CEO and Home Depot co-founder Bernie Sanders unveiled a list of 13 "anti-endorsements" on Wednesday, saying he is "proud" to be opposed by "modern-day oligarchs" including Disney CEO Bob Iger, billionaire Haim Saban, former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, and Home Depot co-founder Kenneth Langone....
22:26 2019-07-10

Nostalgia Alert! Brenda Song Looks Back at Her Disney Channel Past Ahead of Amphibia Return Nearly 19 years ago, Brenda Song first appeared on the Disney Channel as a young girl who just wanted some snow for Christmas, in the 2000 movie The Ultimate Christmas Present. Now, she......
22:13 2019-06-07

Walt Disney employee who shares same name as Jeffrey Epstein forced to fend off barrage of online abuse A Walt Disney employee who has a similar name to Jeffrey Epstein has been forced to fend off vile abuse on Twitter days after his namesake was found dead in his jail cell....
06:39 2019-08-13

Former Disney Channel actress Bella Thorne to direct Pornhub film about star-crossed lovers Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images Actress, author and musician Bella Thorne joined Pornhub's Visionaries Director's Series with "Her & Him," which tells the Romeo and Juliet-like story of two star-crossed lovers. The film will also be shown at The Odenburg Film Festival in Germany from Sept. 11 to Sept. 1...
20:39 2019-08-14

Lizzo Tosses Her Hair, er, Hat in the Ring to Play Ursula in Little Mermaid as Melissa McCarthy Said to Be Disney’s Pick Upon hearing the news Friday that Disney had someone else in mind to play the sea witch Ursula in the highly anticipated live-action version of The Little Mermaid, Lizzo quickly made it known for one and all to see that Disney should surely, “Pick me!”...
07:39 2019-06-29

Hong Kong Protesters Urge Boycott of Disney's Mulan Remake After Star's Pro-Police Comments Hong Kong is in the midst of political turmoil as anti-government protesters clash with police, and now Disney’s Mulan remake has become an unlikely flashpoint for debate. Read more......
23:26 2019-08-17

Birthday Parties, Disney Movies and Kid-Friendly Red Carpets: Inside Angelina Jolie's New Single World Squint, and Angelina Jolie is back to her old life. She's shooting a movie on location, she's surrounded most of the time by her six kids, and she's celebrating another......
14:00 2019-06-04

The Mulan trailer is a dismal sign Disney is bowing to China's anti-democratic agenda | Jingan Young Mulan has been transformed from life-affirming epic to patriotic saga, showing Hollywood is prioritising box office successDisney have just released their hotly anticipated teaser trailer for their live-action remake of Mulan. The 1998 animated musical action film, following the triumphant story of ...
19:26 2019-07-08

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Disney film after lead actress voices support for police force Protesters in Hong Kong have taken aim at a new target amid calls for political reform after actress Crystal Liu took to social media to voice her support for the city’s police. ...
05:00 2019-08-17

Trolling Bradley Cooper? Irina Shayk fans suggest model's ab-bearing photo sends message to ex Is Irina Shayk trolling her ex, Bradley Cooper, with her latest Instagram post? That’s the thought some of the Russian-born model’s fans are having. ...
23:13 2019-07-05

The Lion King Has Edged Out Frozen As the Highest-Grossing Animated Film of All Time, More Proof That Disney’s Monopoly Is Inescapable and Nothing Matters This is what entertainment journalism is, in 2019: watching Disney score an unending series of victories over itself as the film industry grows smaller and smaller. Read more......
07:13 2019-08-12

The Disney heiress who has demanded a wealth tax on the ultra-rich and thinks private jets should be outlawed finally sets the record straight on her personal net worth Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images for International Documentary Association Heiress Abigail Disney has a net worth of $120 million, she told the Financial Times. Disney has previously declined to share her net worth but has criticized wealth inequality in the United States, Business Insider reported. Disne...
12:39 2019-07-06

Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is now a director – of porn film 'Her & Him' Former Disney kid Bella Thorne is making her directorial debut — on Pornhub. "Her & Him" tells the Romeo and Juliet-like story of star-crossed lovers.        ...
06:39 2019-08-14

Disney CEO: Filming in Georgia will be 'very difficult' if abortion law takes effect Disney CEO Bob Iger said during a Reuters interview that it would be 'very difficult' to film in Georgia if the state's new abortion law takes effect.        ...
15:26 2019-05-30

So you got a lightsaber at Disney's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. Can you take it on a plane? You spent $200 to build yourself a lightsaber at Disneyland's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. Here's what airlines have to say about flying with it.        ...
10:52 2019-06-06

Disney might not steal Netflix customers — but it will make it harder for Netflix to raise prices Video streaming isn't going to be a zero-sum game. But Disney's pricing may hinder part of the long-term Netflix narrative — that Netflix can turn customer growth into earnings growth by raising prices once subscribers plateau....
20:26 2019-08-07

Arizona rescue dog cast as Tramp in Disney’s live-action ‘Lady and the Tramp’ Monte/ 12 News PHOENIX (KPNX) — Disney discovered its “Tramp” for the live-action remake of “Lady and the Tramp” at a Phoenix rescue shelter. Filmmakers found Monte, a two-year-old terrier mix, at HALO Animal Rescue in Phoenix, according to shelter leaders. Monte came to them...
06:52 2019-08-21

Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, Moon Knight Marvel Disney+ Series Announced Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced three new live-action Disney+ series at the D23 Expo in California on Friday: Ms. Marvel, Moon Knight, and She-Hulk....
13:13 2019-08-24

Loki TV Series Will Follow The Avengers-Era Loki, Out Spring 2021 on Disney+ The Loki series now has a release period: spring 2021. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Tom Hiddleston revealed that this Loki not the same Loki we know....
09:00 2019-07-21

'The Mandalorian' and Lizzie McGuire! Projects set to be released by Disney+ At D23, Disney revealed several new projects that are set to be released with its new streaming service, Disney+. Veuer's Lenneia Batiste has more.        ...
02:13 2019-08-25

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Two: Great Dancing, Bad Rabbits When the early access period for Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion went live on Friday, I did two things. I unlocked the new Dancer job and switched my character to Viera, the game’s new rabbit-eared race. I regret one of those choices....
01:13 2019-07-02

David Severn's best photograph: men hunting rabbits for beer ‘They’re out on the site of the old Newstead Colliery. They do eat the rabbits they catch – or trade them for beer. Thirty years ago, they would have been miners’I started my Thanks Maggie project back in 2012. The title is definitely sarcastic. It’s a series of photographs about culture and social ...
15:00 2019-05-21

At Disney World, a new 'Star Wars'-themed hotel will resemble a spaceship Disney World announced plans for a new "Moana" attraction, and shared cool details about its planned 'Star Wars'-themed hotel.       ...
11:13 2019-08-24

Halle Bailey of Chloe x Halle Will Play Ariel in Disney's Live-Action Remake of The Little Mermaid A wise crustacean once said that it’s better down where it’s wetter and I’m pretty sure he made this statement because he foresaw the melanin that was going to hit the Seven Seas!...
08:52 2019-07-04

The best and worst Disney live-action remakes (including 'The Lion King'), ranked With "The Lion King" roaring on the big screen again, let's rank Disney's live-action remakes of their animated classics from worst to best.        ...
09:13 2019-07-18

All the Disney live-action remakes (including 'The Lion King'), definitively ranked Disney has gone all in on remaking animated classics. In honor of the new 'The Lion King,' we're ranking every live-action revamp since the 1990s.        ...
09:13 2019-07-18

Inside Disney's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge: The Millennium Falcon is just the beginning Star Wars land opens at Disneyland on May 31. From rides to light sabers, here's what to expect at opening day of Galaxy's Edge in California.        ...
01:13 2019-06-07

Ex-Disney star Christy Carlson Romano details self-harm, depression after 'Even Stevens' Christy Carlson Romano, known for her role on Disney's "Even Stevens," detailed her struggle with binge-drinking, self-harm and depression.        ...
17:52 2019-05-28

Tom Hanks flips out, spills Disney secrets, shoplifts Tom Hanks “In The Bachelor vernacular, I think I’m pretty awesome,” bragged Tom Hanks genially on Thursday’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! It’s hard to argue, what with the multiple Oscars, playing literally every notable white man who’s ever lived, and not being Tim Allen. Still, Kimmel had a test for his esteemed gues...
14:26 2019-06-14

The new dogs from Disney+'s live-action Lady And The Tramp sure look like dogs Disney has been absolutely stuffing the box office lately with live-action (or “live-action”) remakes of its classic animated films, but at least one animated classic evidently does warrant the big-screen revival that Aladdin and The Lion King recently got. Last March, the company announced that it ...
09:52 2019-08-21

Disney and Netflix should quit Georgia and quit seeking subsidies It’s a story you’ve seen before. Red states pass laws the Left find objectionable, and within days, the entertainment sector threatens to leave that state until conservatives see things their way. This time, Disney CEO Bob Iger has suggested that Disney may exit the state of Georgia over their recen...
03:52 2019-05-31

How the heck did Disney make 'The Lion King' feel so real? Your burning questions, answered "The Lion King" is so visually stunning that you're going to ask, 'How did they make it so real?" We answer this and other burning questions.        ...
03:52 2019-07-19

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge finally lands in Orlando: Details about Disney's new attraction Storm troopers, unite! Star Wars: Galaxy Edge officially opens Aug. 29 at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando       ...
16:39 2019-08-21

Has Halle Bailey’s Prince Been Found? Singer Harry Styles Is Said to Be Disney’s Pick to Play Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid Word has it that singer Harry Styles of boy band One Direction fame is in talks to be cast as Prince Eric to Halle Bailey’s Ariel in the Disney live-action remake of The Little Mermaid....
08:39 2019-07-17

Fernando Ricksen: Terminally ill Rangers legend leaves heartbreaking 'final' message to fans Glasgow Rangers hero Fernando Ricksen has left a heartbreaking message to fans, revealing he will make his "final appearance" at a fundraiser this month, after six years battling motor-neurone disease....
04:26 2019-06-11

Burying pet rabbits in gardens could spread deadly virus, vets warn While comforting to children, practice may help circulate rabbit virus RVHD2 Burying dead pet rabbits in the garden is a sad, but consoling childhood ritual that many adults recall with fondness. No longer: rabbit owners are being warned that garden burials may be helping to spread a deadly virus ac...
20:39 2019-05-31

Edgy ‘Prisoner of the State’ opera puts Philharmonic behind bars In all its 177 years, the New York Philharmonic never conducted business with a prison-supply store — until now. For the concert opera “Prisoner of the State,” Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall has turned into, well, a prison, with barbed-wire fencing, industrial ladders and surveillance cameras ar...
22:26 2019-06-06

Euphoria review – so edgy it makes Skins look positively Victorian Zendaya is astonishing as the self-destructive Rue in a teen sex’n’drugs drama that has hidden depths beneath the Instagram angstFew new series have achieved such notoriety with quite the same speed as Euphoria (Sky Atlantic), the teen-populated US drama that is so explicit in its weary portrait of ...
04:39 2019-08-07

Disney Channel star Joshua Rush says he's bisexual, talks 'internalized homophobia' Disney Channel star Joshua Rush, who plays the network's first gay teen, came out as bisexual on Twitter.        ...
03:26 2019-08-07

Review: Disney's new 'Lion King' revamp razzles and dazzles but feels all too familiar Disney's new 'The Lion King' stuns with spectacular effects and a fiery Beyonce, but Jon Favreau redo lacks the 1994 classic's charm and originality.        ...
01:26 2019-07-20

Flying the Millennium Falcon at Disney's Star Wars land is fun but misses the 'wow' factor The ride is a lot of fun, but it doesn't have that "wow" factor many fans will be expecting, especially those who don't get to pilot.        ...
05:39 2019-05-30

How bad is Disney's 'Aladdin' blue Genie problem after the Will Smith reveal tanked? Disney unveiled Will Smith's very blue Genie from 'Aladdin' at the Grammy Awards. Now that the howling has subsided, how bad is the situation?        ...
17:26 2019-05-21

'Lady and the Tramp': Disney's live-action trailer features dog stars The first trailer for Disney's live-action "Lady and the Tramp" has arrived, featuring real dogs in a beloved story.        ...
12:00 2019-08-24

Disney star Cameron Boyce's cause of death is deferred 'pending further investigation' "Descendants" star Cameron Boyce was pronounced dead at his Hollywood home Saturday afternoon after he was found unresponsive. He was 20.        ...
02:13 2019-07-09

Disney Cruise Line named 'world's best' by Travel + Leisure readers Jumping from the No. 2 spot last year, Disney Cruise Line beat out Cunard, which had topped the list for years.       ...
17:00 2019-07-15

'Aladdin' rakes in riches: Will Smith's live-action Disney remake soars to $207.1M globally Disney's live-action 'Aladdin' grossed an estimated $86.1 million to take the top spot in North America. It's expected to pass $100 million by Monday.        ...
07:26 2019-05-27

‘The Boys’ star Antony Starr dishes on edgy new superhero show If Superman was real, he’d be a megalomaniac using his powers for personal ends. That’s the premise of “The Boys,” a new satiric Amazon series created by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and Erik Kripke (“Supernatural”). Based on the eponymous comic book series by Garth Ennis, the eight-episode dark comedy...
03:13 2019-07-21

FA call on England fans to behave in Portugal with 'Don't Be That Idiot' message The FA have called on England fans to behave themselves in Portugal next week after releasing a video to highlight the issue of anti-social behaviour across English football....
14:13 2019-05-30

Obi-Wan Kenobi is returning! Ewan McGregor to star in Disney Plus 'Star Wars' series Ewan McGregor is officially returning as "Star Wars" hero Obi-Wan Kenobi in a series for Disney Plus. Plus, there's "Mandalorian" news.        ...
12:00 2019-08-24

Ranked: The 25 best classic Disney songs, from 'Mary Poppins' to 'The Lion King' In honor of the live-action "The Lion King" hitting theaters this weekend, we rank the best Disney songs from the 1990s and earlier.        ...
10:39 2019-07-18

Mena Massoud wasn't Disney's first choice to star in 'Aladdin' "Aladdin" star Mena Massoud may not have been Disney's first choice to play the charming "street rat" in Guy Ritchie's live-action remake -- but he's making the most of it. (June 14)        ...
03:52 2019-06-15

'The Mandalorian' trailer, the coming of 'She-Hulk': 6 Disney projects that rocked D23 Jon Favreau unveiled the trailer for his "Star Wars" series "The Mandalorian" at the Disney's D23 fan expo. Here's what else made noise.        ...
12:52 2019-08-24

'Guardians' director James Gunn calls 'Brightburn' a 'great help to me' after Disney firing James Gunn's work on superhero horror film 'Brightburn' helped in navigating the ups, downs after Disney fired him from 'Guardians of the Galaxy.'        ...
17:26 2019-05-21

It's good to be king: Disney's 'The Lion King' remake rakes in a record-setting $185M 'The Lion King' remake is a huge hit, setting a July record. But Disney has more to celebrate: 'Avengers: Endgame' is officially bigger than 'Avatar.'        ...
21:26 2019-07-21

Who is JoJo Siwa, your tween’s current obsession? This 16-year-old YouTube sensation is making headlines after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said her makeup kit, sold at Claire's, tested positive for asbestos....
01:39 2019-06-11

JoJo Siwa Has a Dance Moms Reunion Outside of the Studio It's a Dance Moms reunion! Nickelodeon star and YouTube personality JoJo Siwa reunited with fellow show alumni Nia Sioux and Kendall Vertes backstage at her concert at the Petersen......
20:52 2019-08-02

Watch: Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell appear in 1st 'JoJo Rabbit' trailer New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi spoofs Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler in a trailer released Tuesday for his new movie "JoJo Rabbit," starring Scarlett Johansson and Sam Rockwell....
00:26 2019-07-24

'Jojo Rabbit' teaser continues tradition of mocking Hitler The new teaser trailer for Taika Waititi's upcoming dark comedy "Jojo Rabbit" promises to "go to war on hate" -- which may be an interesting choice of words as the "Thor: Love and Thunder" writer-director appears in the dark comedy as Adolf Hitler....
21:39 2019-07-23

Taika Waititi is a friendly imaginary Hitler in the first trailer for Jojo Rabbit Based on that headline alone, you know we’re in for a wild ride with Jojo Rabbit, the highly-anticipated new film from the wacky and wonderful mind of Taika Waititi. Following this morning’s news of Jojo Rabbit’s upcoming premiere at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, Waititi has revealed...
19:13 2019-07-23

JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers Are Finally Planning Their Wedding 3 Years After The Bachelorette JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers are ready to make their trip down the aisle. The Bachelorette alums appeared on Tuesday's episode of Today and confirmed they're tying the knot in......
20:00 2019-07-23

Tomi Lahren talks friction with ‘Bachelorette’ JoJo and scary confrontations in new book My boyfriend’s best friend since childhood, Jordan, won a recent season of The Bachelorette. So he’s now engaged to the bachelorette JoJo. They moved to our neighborhood from Dallas, which seemed great because I could finally get to know Brandon’s closest friend. For over a month, we kept trying to ...
20:00 2019-06-29

The Bachelorette's JoJo Fletcher Just Removed a Nail Out of Jordan Rodgers' Butt Cheek Because That's Love JoJo Fletcher has Jordan Rodgers back--and his behind. During a recent (and dramatic) home renovation for their upcoming CNBC show Cash Pad, the former sports anchor revealed he fell......
17:13 2019-06-05

JoJo Siwa breaks her silence on recall of Claire's makeup over asbestos concerns The Nickelodeon star giggles through part of a video, but says that safety is a priority for her and the kids channel.        ...
14:13 2019-06-17

How The Bachelorette's JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers' Home Reno Show Is Preparing Them For Marriage Been wondering what JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers have been up to since their season of The Bachelorette ended in 2016? Currently, you can see them renovating short-term rentals on......
06:52 2019-08-09

Hot Hot Hollywood: JoJo Siwa And Ken Bone Have Agreed That If They’re Still Single In 300 Years They Will Both Marry Martin Short O, Hollywood! Where the celebrities are hot, the sun is hotter, and the celebs are even hotter than that! Today, we’ve got tale of romantic glamour that could only come from the beautiful city of gossip called Tinseltown and Hollywood: JoJo Siwa and Ken Bone have agreed that if they’re still single ...
17:26 2019-07-23

‘What Do People Want Me to Do? Wear Black Every Day?’: How Child Star JoJo Siwa Built Her Sparkly Empire Upstairs at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, little girls were bouncing in like grounders, but JoJo Siwa knew how to field them. She caught their smartphone cameras in her right hand, scooped in their tiny shoulders with her left. The girls cracked smiles. They squinted. They screamed. Siwa bare...
22:52 2019-08-22

Claire's recalls JoJo Siwa's makeup kit for tweens after finding asbestos in it The FDA announced that YouTube and "Dance Moms" star JoJo Siwa's makeup kit tested positive for asbestos. Now, Claire's is recalling the product.       ...
03:26 2019-06-10

What’s So Funny About Old Age? Apparently a Lot Three comic novels (H.M. Naqvi’s “The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack,” Sloane Tanen’s “There’s a Word for That” and Evan James’s “Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe”) feature protagonists on the other side of their prime....
13:13 2019-06-07

Does Anyone Really Need a $5,000 Vape Case? Apparently, Yes For certain nicotine-craving consumers, leather and gold vape cases from companies like Vianel and Miansai add look-at-me luxury to their Juul devices....
19:26 2019-07-31

The New Stratos Is So Hot You Won't Be Able To Keep Your Pants On, Apparently The Lancia Stratos is in many gearheads’ dream garages for its legendary looks and rally performance. The “new” Stratos, coachbuilt from a Ferrari F430 base, has been around for years but this presentation of it by Jason Cammisa is the most complete and jubilant you’ll find....
11:00 2019-08-22

This deer apparently thinks it’s a cow Now that’s a case of mistaken identity. A wildlife photographer has captured remarkable pictures of a deer sitting in the British countryside alongside a herd of cows, convinced it is one of them. Fifty-four-year-old Andrew Fusek Peters captured the images after the deer was “adoptedR...
19:00 2019-08-06

GM shuffles AV, EV executives GM internally announced that Rick Spina, vice president of global portfolio planning, will become vice president of autonomous vehicle/electric vehicle commercialization and industrialization effective July 1....
20:26 2019-06-27

Rick Santorum Is a Cryptocurrency Guy Now, Apparently In what is either an incredible blockchain-enabled monetization opportunity or a sign that perhaps the gears are finally starting to fall out of this thing, Republican politician, failed presidential candidate, and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum is a cryptocurrency guy now.Read more......
08:13 2019-06-12

America Now Exports 'Freedom Gas,' Apparently Given our president’s love of nationalistic rhetoric, it would seem to follow that his underlings have adopted the same pure, unleaded America-first jargon....
21:26 2019-05-29

NFL announces promotions of 3 executives NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has announced the promotions of executives Bobby Gallo, Tracie Rodburg and Michael Signora. The league says in a statement Friday that Gallo will become the senior vice president of club business development. Rodburg will become senior vice president of sponsorship management...
22:39 2019-06-28

SoFi Loses Three Top Executives Three top executives of Social Finance Inc. are leaving the financial-tech startup in the coming weeks, adding to the challenges the company faces as it moves through a tough environment for online lenders....
21:39 2019-06-04

Madonna's Eurovision video apparently doctored-up An official YouTube video has emerged with the Queen of Pop singing her song "Like a Prayer" as she appeared at the Eurovision Song Contest finale on Saturday. The soundtrack in the clip, however, is audibly different....
14:39 2019-05-21

Costco sells $400,000 rings, apparently, and somebody actually bought one We can only imagine how this shopping trip went off: a 24-pack of paper towels, a box of LaCroix, the usual multitude of granola bars, and oh yeah, how about that ring that costs more than the price of some houses?...
00:13 2019-06-05

Ford's Apparently About to Debut Its New Small Truck We speculated in January that Ford might be cooking up a truck smaller than the Ranger. Now, a Ford spokesman has confirmed they will show something this week, alongside a separate report that Ford is making a Bronco pickup to battle the Jeep Gladiator....
23:52 2019-07-16

The new Candyman movie will apparently be about "toxic fandom" Horror fans have been questioning what the new Candyman movie—produced by Jordan Peele through his MonkeyPaw studio and directed by Nia DaCosta—could be about now that Chicago’s infamous Cabrini-Green housing projects (the setting for the original 1992 film) have been torn down, and now we seem to h...
22:26 2019-06-09

The NFL Is Apparently Determined To Screw Up The Hail Mary The NFL this morning approved a rule change that could potentially allow coaches to challenge pass interference calls and non-calls in the last two minutes of a half or game. As with most tweaks to the league’s rulebook, this one’s likely going to create even more confusion. Are you ready for some H...
02:01 2019-05-23

Met officers filmed pinning down man apparently having a seizure Footage shows man repeatedly saying ‘I can’t breathe’ during incident in Poplar, east LondonThree Metropolitan police officers have been filmed pinning a man down while he appeared to have a seizure.The Met said it had referred the incident, which took place in Poplar, east London, at about 5.30pm o...
16:39 2019-07-10

Gears of War 5 reworked to remove smoking it apparently never had In the continued campaign against “cool” depictions of tobacco use, Gears of War will apparently no longer include depictions of smoking — but there’s some confusion as apparently it wasn’t going to have any to begin with. According to a report from Variety, a group called Truth Initiative approache...
04:00 2019-07-16

My hatred of broccoli has apparently struck a chord Dear John: Your broccoli comments could be viewed by some as market manipulation. Supply and demand can be a very personal and fickle thing, just like the like (or dislike) of broccoli....
09:13 2019-05-26

Kristen Stewart talks to ghosts, apparently We all have our own theories about the afterlife—even on our own staff, some of us swear we’ve lived in straight-up haunted houses while others call that out as absolute bunk. Turns out Kristen Stewart would back that former group. In a new interview with Vanity Fair, the actress and filmmaker says ...
22:13 2019-08-06

Huawei apparently still has no viable Android alternative For months now, Huawei has been giving off some pretty, shall we say, mixed signals about what it might do should its standoff with the US become permanent and the company remains cut off from doing business with key vendors like Google. Which means, among other things, that it would need a permanen...
23:26 2019-07-19