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Disney’s portfolio of brands earns 116 Emmy Nominations.

With the acquisition of 21st Century Fox and its television networks, The Walt Disney Company suddenly had a lot more TV shows eligible for Emmy awards this year. And indeed the company has received 116 nominations. Walt Disney Television received 95 nominations, with FX receiving… Read More »Disney’s portfolio of brands earns 116 Emmy Nominations.

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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

Michael J. Fox returns to TV on ABC

Michael J. Fox will return to television when he hosts a special for ABC. Fox will explore the nature of optimism including science’s take and his own personal experiences. I’m very much looking forward to this special as I think a dose of optimism is… Read More »Michael J. Fox returns to TV on ABC