Disney continues to try to acquire most of the OTT streaming service Hulu from its minority owners. Variety reported today that Disney was in talks with AT&T to pick up their 10% stake in Hulu. This would give Disney even more control over the streaming… Read More »Disney looks to acquire larger stake in Hulu
Magic Mirror above the floor, what does Disney+ have in store? Breaking today, various news sources announce that Disney’s upcoming family-oriented direct-to-consumer streaming service Disney+ will feature Book of Enchantment, a project based on the Disney villains book series written by Serena Valentino. The unofficial… Read More »From Book to Screen: Serena Valentino’s Villains Stories Headed to Disney+
In just over one month, audiences around the world will be re-introduced to one of Walt Disney’s most beloved characters – Dumbo. The visionary director Tim Burton returned to Disney to update “Dumbo” with a photo realistic computer animated version of the famous flying elephant.… Read More »New Dumbo Trailer features more footage of flying elephant
but Marvel vows it won’t be the end for The Defenders For a few brief seasons there were five super hero TV series on Netflix that fans fawned over (for the most part) and one series where they all came together – The Defenders. Alas,… Read More »Netflix cancels last two Marvel series
As a Disney fan, how closely align do you feel to the company’s values? A study from MBLM measures ‘Brand Intimacy,’ which is the study of brands based on emotions, and Disney just overtook Apple for the first time to top the list. Brand Intimacy… Read More »Disney ranks atop Brand Intimacy List for first time
Smash and Grab, the newest animated short from Pixar Animation Studios, has a science fiction inspired look and feel. It follows two antiquated robots who risk everything for freedom and for each other after years of toiling away inside the engine room of a towering… Read More »Smash and Grab – an all new short from Pixar’s SparkShorts series.
Woah, Woah, Wocka, Wocka. Disney hasn’t given up on The Muppets after all. Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo and all their Muppet pals are expected to make their big return on the new direct-to-consumer streaming service Disney+. Word broke on The Splash… Read More »Will The Muppets find a new home on Disney+?
Purl, a delightful new animated short from Pixar, features an earnest ball of yarn named Purl who gets a job in a fast-paced, high energy, bro-tastic start-up. Yarn-y hijinks ensue as she tries to fit in, but how far is she willing to go to… Read More »Pixar’s ‘Purl’ previews new animated shorts series destined for Disney+