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Walt Disney Television takes new steps to increase diversity behind the camera

Addressing concerns that Hollywood does not reflect the diversity of the nation, Walt Disney Television has announced two new initiatives designed to create opportunities for individuals from underrepresented backgrounds and a new scholarship for minority comedy writers. Two programs, the Executive Incubator Program, which is… Read More »Walt Disney Television takes new steps to increase diversity behind the camera

Disney among ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’

According to Fortune magazine’s annual survey of corporate reputations, The Walt Disney Company has moved up the list of the World’s Most Admire Companies moving from 6th in 2018 to 4th in 2019. Disney leads all entertainment related companies on Fortune’s list, which recognizes the… Read More »Disney among ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’

Captain Mickey Mouse on Disney Cruise Line

Beyond the Parks: The Crossroads of Disney Travel

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If your family is anything like mine, and it probably isn’t, but just go with me here, then your children may have reached an age where ideas around travel are changing. That is, the family vacation is no longer dependent upon so many theme parks… Read More »Beyond the Parks: The Crossroads of Disney Travel

Disney plans own streaming service, will pull its movies off Netflix

During today’s earnings call, Disney announced that it intends to pull its movies from Netflix and instead start up its own streaming service. The direct-to-consumer streaming service is expected to launch in 2019. A separate streaming service will launch to focus on ESPN branded sports… Read More »Disney plans own streaming service, will pull its movies off Netflix