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Disney Streaming Chief departs for TikTok kingdom

Kevin Mayer, the former chair of Disney’s streaming service focused division, Direct-to-Consumer & International, has left the company for one of the hottest social media platforms on the planet right now – TikTok. Mayer will take over as COO at ByteDance which owns the short… Read More »Disney Streaming Chief departs for TikTok kingdom

Disney Plus crows as it reaches 50 million subscribers worldwide

You can’t blame Disney for proudly acclaiming its new streaming service Disney Plus has quickly reached the milestone of 50 million paid subscribers. With its theme parks and resorts shuttered and movie theaters closed, the Mouse House justifiably needs some good news.  Disney+ rolled out… Read More »Disney Plus crows as it reaches 50 million subscribers worldwide

Disney moves “Artemis Fowl” debut to Disney+

“Artemis Fowl,” the live-action movie based on Eoin Colfer’s popular young adult novels, is moving is debut to Disney’s new streaming service – Disney+. No release date is announced yet, but the theatrical release was going to be May 29, 2020. The world certainly feels… Read More »Disney moves “Artemis Fowl” debut to Disney+

Disney+ reducing bandwidth as it launches in Europe

Disney’s streaming service Disney+ will be Launching in many European nations this week, but it has agreed to reduce the bandwidth by at least 25% to help reduce internet congestion. Additionally, Disney will postpone the launch of the service in France following a request of… Read More »Disney+ reducing bandwidth as it launches in Europe

Lauren Graham to star in ‘The Mighty Ducks’ Disney+ series

From “Gilmore Girls” to “Parenthood,” Lauren Graham has mastered the art of convincingly portraying parenting on screen. That will serve her well in her new role as the star of the Disney+ original streaming series “The Mighty Ducks.” Graham will play Alex, the parent of… Read More »Lauren Graham to star in ‘The Mighty Ducks’ Disney+ series