Tag: Fox

Disney Shuffles Their Theatrical Release Calendar For Disney Studios, Pixar, Marvel, and Fox


UPDATE 04/16/20: Disney announced that Artemis Fowl will be available for streaming on Disney+ beginning June 12th. The fantastical epic adventure stars Ferdia Shaw, Lara McDonnell, Josh Gad, Tamara Smart, Nonso Anozie, Josh McGuire, Nikesh Patel, Adrian Scarborough, Colin Farrell, and Judi Dench. Director Kenneth Branagh said of the announcement: “Artemis Fowl is a true Disney Shuffles Their Theatrical Release Calendar For Disney Studios, Pixar, Marvel, and Fox

Review: Bob Iger’s The Ride of A Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Co.


The first sentence of the first chapter of Bob Iger’s new book The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company says, “This book is not a memoir, but it’s impossible to talk about the traits that have served me well over the course of my professional Review: Bob Iger’s The Ride of A Lifetime: Lessons Learned From 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Co.

More Layoffs Hitting The Walt Disney Studios and Fox Following Acquisition


Several sources, including Variety, are reporting that cuts in film staff were made today at both The Walt Disney Studios and 20th Century Fox following the March acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets by Disney. Disney has not commented on the layoffs or said which departments are being affected, but insiders speculate that the distribution More Layoffs Hitting The Walt Disney Studios and Fox Following Acquisition

Disney’s Acquisition of 21st Century Fox Set to Close March 20


After a long road of negotiating for approval at home and abroad, The Walt Disney Company is finally set to complete its $71.3 billion acquisition of 21st Century Fox properties and begin the transition process. A joint statement by TWDC and Fox was released this morning which sets the timing for the historic deal’s closure Disney’s Acquisition of 21st Century Fox Set to Close March 20

With Disney-Fox Deal Closing Soon, Film Use of Marvel Characters Likely Within 6 Months


While there are still some international approvals pending, the acquisition of 21st Century Fox assets by the Walt Disney Company could close in early 2019, possibly by the end of January. With that deal comes the use of several characters that Fox owns the rights to, which Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige says could be With Disney-Fox Deal Closing Soon, Film Use of Marvel Characters Likely Within 6 Months

Bob Iger Speaks on Fox Integration, Recent Firings, Streaming Service and More


In an interview just published by The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger briefly covered a wide array of topics that have been at the forefront of recent Disney headlines, including how Fox’s Marvel IP will join Disney’s, the controversial firings of creative talent, the pace of upcoming Star Wars installments, and alcohol Bob Iger Speaks on Fox Integration, Recent Firings, Streaming Service and More

‘The Gifted’ Panel Shows New Trailer, Teases Next Season at San Diego Comic-Con


Marvel’s collaboration with Fox which follows a group of mutants linked to the X-Men universe has just teased what’s to come for its second season and unveiled a brand-new trailer during its panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Present at the panel were The Gifted‘s creator Matt Nix and executive producer Jeph Loeb, along with series cast members ‘The Gifted’ Panel Shows New Trailer, Teases Next Season at San Diego Comic-Con

SEC Filing Reveals That Fox Found Disney a Safer Bet Than Comcast to Pass Regulation


A United States Security and Exchange Commission filing on Monday revealed that 21st Century Fox deemed Disney more suitable to pass regulation than Comcast when weighing their options in the current bidding war. The filing stated that Fox believed a deal with The Walt Disney Company would ultimately be consummated after regulatory approvals, but that Comcast would SEC Filing Reveals That Fox Found Disney a Safer Bet Than Comcast to Pass Regulation