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Tag: Disney Streaming service

Disney Showcases ‘Chip ‘n’ Dale’ Reboot, New ‘Monsters at Work’ Details, and More

Disney returned to the Annecy Intl. Animation Festival this year, and announced a reboot of one of its classic animated series, shared updates on several others and continued to state its commitment to quality content creation in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The presentation began with Monsters at Work, the upcoming series based on the popular Monsters, ...

Disney Gains Full Control Of Hulu In Landmark Deal With Comcast

The house of mouse has added yet another streaming service to its massive portfolio. Disney and Comcast announced today that a landmark deal has been reached, which will see Disney assume full operational control of Hulu. The companies locked into a “put/call” agreement regarding NBCUniversal’s 33% ownership interest in Hulu. The deal puts a minimum ...

A Comprehensive Guide to the Disney+ Streaming Service

Today, Disney held its annual Investors Day, and officially unveiled its highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+. The platform, in the works since August 2017 when it was announced during an earnings call by Disney CEO Bob Iger, saw the entertainment giant start to pull its films from Netflix in a bid to use properties like ...

‘Hawkeye’ Series Starring Jeremy Renner in Development at Disney+

The MCU's master archer is finally heading to the small screen! A Hawkeye solo series starring Jeremy Renner is officially in the works at Disney+ according to Variety. The limited series will see Clint Barton, a.k.a. Hawkeye, passing the torch to Kate Bishop. Bishop is a Marvel Comics character who took up the Hawkeye mantle ...

The Walt Disney Company Officially Closes $71.3 Billion Fox Deal

It's official. 20th Century Fox is heading to the house of mouse. The Walt Disney Company has officially closed its $71.3 billion acquisition of large parts of 21st Century Fox. The deal allows for Disney to enhance its already massive global reach and content portfolio ahead of the planned launch of its own streaming service, ...

Disney Announces March 20 Closing Date For 21st Century Fox Acquisition

The massive acquisition of 21st Century Fox by The Walt Disney Company is finally set to close. Disney has set a March 20 closing date for the acquisition of 21st Century Fox. The date was included in a press release in which Disney confirmed that the company has received the last major approval for the deal ...

Rumor: An Obi-Wan Kenobi Series in the Works at Disney+

If any rumor turns out to be true, I hope it's this one. The rumor of an Obi-Wan Kenobi project under the Disney/Star Wars banner has been around for quite some time now. At one point, it was said that Lucasfilm was full steam ahead on it, even bringing in director Stephen Daldry. Ewan McGregor ...

Marvel taps ‘Rick and Morty’ Writer Michael Waldon as Showrunner for ‘Loki’ Series

Marvel’s god of mischief series has a showrunner. THR is reporting that Michael Waldon, a writer for Adult Swim's Rick and Morty, has been named showrunner for Marvel Studios' Loki series. The show will act as one of the first Marvel projects for Disney's upcoming Disney+ streaming service. Tom Hiddleston is expected to star in the series, ...

“Start of Something New:” Disney’s ‘High School Musical’ Series Assembles its Main Cast

It's time to bop to the top once more. Disney's streaming service, Disney+, will house several original movies and television shows but one project has fans on the edge of their seats to see what the house of mouse comes up with. The television show based on Disney Channel's classic movies High School Musical has announced its ...

Josh Gad Reportedly Teaming with ‘Once Upon a Time’ Creators for ‘Muppets’ Revival on Disney+

After an abysmal series on ABC, The Muppets are apparently set to make yet another comeback to the small screen, only this time, it'll be online! Nearly a full year ago, we learned that Disney was interested in reviving The Muppets for a new series on the upcoming streaming service Disney+. Now some details have made ...

Disney’s 2019 Q1 Earnings Call: Disney Beats Quarterly Estimates, Discuss Plans for Disney+, Marvel & More

Today, Disney held its first quarter shareholders meeting, in which they discussed a wide range of topics including 2018 revenue, the future of Disney+, Marvel and more. While Wall Street expected the house of mouse to have an earnings per share of $1.55 on revenue of $15.18 billion, this was not the case. The entertainment ...

Disney’s Acquisition of Fox Will Lead to a “Transformational” Year

Disney’s $71.3 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox, as well as the launch of the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme parks and the Disney+ streaming service later this year, signals a big, but transformational year ahead” for the Walt Disney Company. Benjamin Swinburne, an analyst from at Morgan Stanley (via CNBC), reports that “2019 is likely a transformational year for ...

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