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The Walt Disney Company, commonly known as Disney, is an American diversified multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered at the Walt Disney Studios complex in Burbank, California.

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Disney World details major changes coming to Epcot

Epcot's transformation of the front of the Florida theme park will be the biggest overhaul Disney has undertaken at any of its parks
USATODAY.com - Published

Nikita Pearl Waligwa, Star of ‘Queen of Katwe,’ Dies at 15

The Ugandan teenager, who debuted in the 2016 Disney film about a chess whiz, died of brain cancer, her school said.
NYTimes.com - Published

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Mark Ruffalo confesses Kevin Feige almost quit Marvel Studios over representation issues [Video]Mark Ruffalo confesses Kevin Feige almost quit Marvel Studios over representation issues

Mark Ruffalo has claimed Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige almost stepped down from his role in 2012 after quarrelling with Disney executives over a lack of diversity and representation.

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Lena Waithe voices Disney's first-ever animated LGBTQ character in Onward [Video]Lena Waithe voices Disney's first-ever animated LGBTQ character in Onward

Lena Waithe has voiced Disney and Pixar's first-ever animated LGBTQ character in the movie Onward.

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Baby Yoda toy makes its big debut [Video]Baby Yoda toy makes its big debut

A new Baby Yoda doll, based on The Child character from the Disney+ series 'The Mandalorian,' proved more than ready for its closeup at a New York press event Thursday. Lisa Bernhard has more.

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'Mulan' is Disney's First Live-Action Remake to Receive a PG-13 Rating | THR News [Video]'Mulan' is Disney's First Live-Action Remake to Receive a PG-13 Rating | THR News

Disney's live-action remake of 'Mulan' has received a PG-13 rating due to "sequences of violence."

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:41Published

Dish loses fewer pay TV customers [Video]Dish loses fewer pay TV customers

Dish Network lost fewer pay-TV subscribers in the latest quarter. As Fred Katayama reports, the satellite TV provider also posted profit that easily beat expectations.

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Watch Hollywood Reporter's Full Studio Executive Roundtable With Execs From Netflix, Amazon, Sony and More [Video]Watch Hollywood Reporter's Full Studio Executive Roundtable With Execs From Netflix, Amazon, Sony and More

Toby Emmerich (Warner Bros), Donna Langley (Universal), Jim Gianopulos (Paramount), Alan Horn (Disney), Tom Rothman (Sony), Jennifer Salke (Amazon) and Scott Stuber (Netflix) join for the Studio..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 57:38Published

'Aladdin 2' is Happening, Hope Hicks Returns to the Trump White House & More | THR News [Video]'Aladdin 2' is Happening, Hope Hicks Returns to the Trump White House & More | THR News

A sequel to Disney's live-action 'Aladdin' is coming, Hope Hicks heads back to the White House to work for President Trump, and Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner may have a baby on the way. These are the top..

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 04:16Published

Rick Moranis to Appear in Disney's Reboot 'Honey, I Shrunk the Kids' | THR News [Video]Rick Moranis to Appear in Disney's Reboot 'Honey, I Shrunk the Kids' | THR News

Rick Moranis is returning to one of the franchises he helped build.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:17Published

S&P 500, Nasdaq edge up to record highs [Video]S&P 500, Nasdaq edge up to record highs

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq inched up to their second consecutive record closing highs on Tuesday after Chinese officials said the deadly coronavirus epidemic could be contained by April. Fred Katayama..

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Disney Apologizes After Charging School $250 for Showing 'The Lion King' [Video]Disney Apologizes After Charging School $250 for Showing 'The Lion King'

Emerson Elementary School in Berkeley, California, was fined for "illegally screening" the 2019 remake of the 'The Lion King' last year during a fundraising event.

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Bruno Mars to produce and star in Disney movie [Video]Bruno Mars to produce and star in Disney movie

Bruno Mars will produce and star in a musical-themed Disney movie, further details of which have not yet been announced.

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Disney stepping back from Star Wars movies [Video]Disney stepping back from Star Wars movies

DIsney has confirmed plans to step back from 'Star Wars' movies for the time being, and instead focus on the franchise's possibilities on television.

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Disney+ subscriber number wows Wall Street [Video]Disney+ subscriber number wows Wall Street

The Walt Disney Company on Tuesday reported more paid subscribers than expected for its newly launched streaming service, Disney+, and healthy business at its film studio and theme parks. Lisa Bernhard..

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Wall Street jumps as China measures soothe virus worries [Video]Wall Street jumps as China measures soothe virus worries

The Nasdaq hit a record high Tuesday and the S&P 500 posted its biggest one-day gain in about six months as fears of an economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak waned after China's central bank..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:28Published

Marvel teases new Disney+ Series during Super Bowl [Video]Marvel teases new Disney+ Series during Super Bowl

‘Falcon and Winter Soldier,’ ‘Loki’ and ‘WandaVision’ were included in the short teaser aired during the big game.

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Jennifer Lopez & Shakira's Super Bowl Performance, Disney+ Marvel Shows & 'Hamilton' Headed to Big Screen | THR News [Video]Jennifer Lopez & Shakira's Super Bowl Performance, Disney+ Marvel Shows & 'Hamilton' Headed to Big Screen | THR News

Jennifer Lopez and Shakira use their Super Bowl performance to make a statement, Disney+ gives fans a first look at the new Marvel shows and 'Hamilton' is headed to the big screen. Here are the top..

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Super Bowl MVP Mahomes honored with annual parade at Disney World [Video]Super Bowl MVP Mahomes honored with annual parade at Disney World

Patrick Mahomes becomes the youngest Super Bowl MVP to say "I'm going to Disney World!"

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Disney release Mulan trailer during Superbowl [Video]Disney release Mulan trailer during Superbowl

Disney’s latest live-action remake is due to arrive in cinemas next month. It stars Chinese actress Liu Yifei as the eponymous female warrior defying orders to help save her country from an..

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Disney Heiress: Kobe Bryant 'Not A God', Rape Allegations [Video]Disney Heiress: Kobe Bryant 'Not A God', Rape Allegations

Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for Refinery29 Disney heiress Abigail Disney spoke out in two-dozen tweets Saturday about the late Kobe Bryant's 2003 rape allegations. The allegations never made it to..

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U.S. stocks slump on coronavirus fears, weaker GDP [Video]U.S. stocks slump on coronavirus fears, weaker GDP

U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, as the coronavirus epidemic fanned fears of a further hit to China's economy, while a mixed batch of earnings from technology firms also weighed on sentiment...

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10 Companies You Didn’t Know Were Owned by Disney [Video]10 Companies You Didn’t Know Were Owned by Disney

Since its creation in 1923, the Walt Disney Company has steadily added a number of companies to its roster.

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Disney+ Unveils Four New Shows, Priyanka Chopra in Talks for 'The Matrix' & Kevin Hart Set for Action Comedy | THR News [Video]Disney+ Unveils Four New Shows, Priyanka Chopra in Talks for 'The Matrix' & Kevin Hart Set for Action Comedy | THR News

Disney+ announces four new shows, a new face joins 'The Matrix' and Kevin Hart and Jason Statham are teaming up for a new action comedy. These are the top stories of the day!

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 04:12Published

The Obi-Wan Kenobi Series On Hold, Taylor Swift Takes Over Sundance & 'Bambi' Live Action In the Works | THR News [Video]The Obi-Wan Kenobi Series On Hold, Taylor Swift Takes Over Sundance & 'Bambi' Live Action In the Works | THR News

The Obi-Wan Kenobi series has been put on hold at Disney+, Taylor Swift takes over Sundance and a 'Bambi' live action remake is in the works. These are the top stories of the day!

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 03:46Published

Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Put on Hold | THR News [Video]Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Put on Hold | THR News

Disney+ and Lucasfilm’s 'Star Wars' series centered on Obi-Wan Kenobi has been put on hold as the companies attempt a retooling, multiple sources tell The Hollywood Reporter.

Credit: The Hollywood Reporter     Duration: 01:37Published

Wall Street slides as virus worries mount [Video]Wall Street slides as virus worries mount

Wall Street fell in a broad sell-off Friday on growing concerns over the scope of the coronavirus outbreak. As Fred Katayamam reports, the S&P 500 suffered its biggest weekly decline in six months.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:28Published

 

Ugandan actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa, who appeared in Disney's 'Queen of Katwe,' dies at 15

Nikita Pearl Waligwa, a Ugandan student who played a memorable role in Disney's 2016 "Queen of Katwe," about a local chess prodigy, has died at 15.
USATODAY.com - Published

One News Page's Big Picks for 2020 Movies - What's Coming Up?

one news page's big picks for 2020 movies - what's coming up?
by Graham Pierrepoint - Following a slight gap in our movie review schedule, and following this year’s Oscars, we’d like to take a quick look at some of the bigger movies that are going to..
One News Page Staff - Published

Fine for Screening ‘The Lion King’ at a Fund-Raiser? A Third of the Take

Two months after a Berkeley, Calif., elementary school showed a privately owned DVD of the film at a movie night, a licensing representative for Disney told the school to pay a $250 fee.
NYTimes.com - Published

First Celebrity Crush: Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne couldn't help but crush on Disney cartoon characters in her youth. (Feb. 4)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Shanghai Disney shuts to prevent spread of virus

Walt Disney Co's Shanghai Disney Resort will be closed until further notice to help China stop the spread of a flu-like virus, costing the theme park operator revenue during the country's biggest..
Reuters - Published

What Were the Best and Worst Movies of 2019?

what were the best and worst movies of 2019?
by Graham Pierrepoint - 2019 was a fantastic year for movies. If you’ve been keeping track of our reviews across the year, you will already have seen what we rated as the best and worst picks..
One News Page Staff - Published

Why ‘Star Wars’ Keeps Bombing in China

Despite an aggressive marketing push by Disney, movie after movie has flopped in the world’s second-largest market, where nostalgia for the series has no power over viewers.
NYTimes.com - Published

Joe Biden Gets Endorsement from L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti

Friday: Tell us what you want to know more about this year. Also: Why Eric Garcetti’s endorsement of Joe Biden matters; and Disney moms.
NYTimes.com - Published

Highly-anticipated Baby Yoda plush toy is coming in 2020

Disney's decision to not release Baby Yoda merchandise for the holidays may have cost them millions.
USATODAY.com - Published

A guide to streaming classic Christmas movies on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu and Disney+

Here's how to find your (and your kids') favorite Christmas movies, including "A Charlie Brown Christmas" "Home Alone" and "Rudolph."
USATODAY.com - Published

Disney unveils newest 'Baby Yoda' toy: An 11-inch plush doll, delivered in March 2020

Disney's online store finally has a "Baby Yoda" toy, but the doll based on the character in Star Wars series "The Mandalorian" won't ship until March.
USATODAY.com - Published

'Game of Thrones,' Simone Biles and Trump's border: USA TODAY's most-read stories of 2019

Tropical storms formed "like roaches" and a former Disney Mouseketeer was found dead: Here's what caught your attention in 2019.
USATODAY.com - Published

6-year-old boy stole the hearts of the Disney princesses with his hugs and kisses

Six-year-old Jack Jack spreads his love, hugs and kisses to the Disney princesses at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom.
USATODAY.com - Published

How to choose the right streaming services for your kids

With so many streaming services on the market like YouTube, Disney+, Netflix, and Hulu, which are the safest choices for your children?
USATODAY.com - Published

'Frozen 2' threepeats at No. 1, heads for $1B worldwide

"Frozen 2" will soon be the sixth Disney movie this year to cross $1 billion, a record sure to grow to seven with "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker."
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The best TV shows and movies to stream in December 2019

From "The Mandalorian" to "The Confession Killer" to "Truth Be Told." Netflix, Amazon, Hulu. Apple TV+ and Disney+ have great offerings in December.
USATODAY.com - Published

Binge-watching Netflix, Disney+? You may have to pay extra for all of that Baby Yoda

Be sure to turn off autoplay to save money on extra charges, or if nothing else, close the app before you go to sleep and shut off the TV set.
USATODAY.com - Published

That Baby Yoda merch you wanted? It's finally available from Disney — and disappointing

As soon as Baby Yoda was revealed on the new Star Wars TV series "The Mandalorian," fans wanted a piece of him. Poorly was Disney prepared.
USATODAY.com - Published

Dying "Star Wars" fan will see "Rise of the Skywalker," Disney CEO says

The fan's hospice caretakers tweeted and the story was seen by the right person – Disney CEO Bob Iger.
CBS News - Published

Buzzy films to watch this holiday season

The holiday movie season has arrived, and there are already big box office numbers. Disney's "Frozen 2" is expected to earn more than $100 million over the holiday weekend. The war movie "1917" and..
CBS News - Published

Disney CEO Bob Iger grants dying fan's wish to watch 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' early

A hospice in England tweeted out a plea on behalf of one of their patients who wanted to see "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" early.
USATODAY.com - Published

The best kids' movies to stream on Disney+, Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime in December

See "Clifford" on Amazon Prime, "Avengers" movies, including "Thor: Ragnarock," on Disney+ and "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby" on Netflix.
USATODAY.com - Published

MOVIE REVIEW: Frozen 2

movie review: frozen 2
by Graham Pierrepoint - FROZEN 2 IMDb Dir: Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee Starring Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Sterling K Brown, Evan Rachel Wood, Alfred Molina, Martha..
One News Page Staff - Published

Disney+: The 15 best nostalgic movies and TV shows to watch, from 'Hercules' to 'Zenon'

Out of hundreds of movies and TV shows, we pick the 15 nostalgic Disney+ picks you should watch first, from '101 Dalmatians' to 'Smart House.'
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You can get a huge deal if you sign up for this Disney+ bundle

Looking to stream blockbuster movies, live sports, and iconic TV shows? The Disney+ bundle will save you 25% on Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ subscriptions
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Baby Yoda is the adorable, big-eared savior of Disney+'s 'The Mandalorian'

Disney+ "Star Wars" live-action TV series "The Mandalorian" doesn't live up to the hype, but it's worth it the cutest puppet on the block: Baby Yoda.
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Disney+ user accounts found on hacking sites

Stolen account usernames and passwords are selling for $3 on hacking forums one week after launch, report claims
CBS News - Published

Did Disney+ get hacked?

Customer services still haven't caught up to demand for Disney+, which is struggling with big backlogs.
USATODAY.com - Published

On This Day: 18 November 1928

In 1928, Mickey Mouse made his Disney debut in "Steamboat Willie." (Nov. 18)
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Today in History for November 18th

Highlights of this day in history: Cult leader Jim Jones and hundreds of followers die in mass murder-suicide in South America; Massachusetts high court rules gay couples can marry; Disney's 'Steamboat..
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Disney+' Lady and the Tramp': How two dog stars remade that classic Italian dinner scene

New Disney+ live-action remake of "Lady and the Tramp" re-creates the famed Tony's spaghetti scene and reveals the challenges, and joys, of dog stars.
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Hulu hikes prices up to 22% to $55 per month

The price increase comes just after its owner, Disney, debuted its own new streaming platform
CBS News - Published

'The Mandalorian' recap: Transporting a fugitive isn't exactly kids' play ... or is it?

'The Mandalorian' recap: The bounty hunter gets some surprises, not all bad, as he transports his captive prey, a baby Yoda, in the Disney+ series.
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Too much: Why the streaming wars between Apple, Disney, HBO and more are ruining TV

As Apple and Disney debut streaming services, and HBO Max and Peacock are on the horizon, the flood of new TV is too exhausting for even a TV critic.
USATODAY.com - Published

Disney+ warns of "outdated cultural depictions" in classic movies

A select number of films, including "Dumbo" and "Lady and the Tramp," have the warning
CBS News - Published

Disney+ says it has 10 million signups for new streaming service in first day

Disney said it had hit the 10 million mark in signups already for Disney+, as consumers look for ways to get the service for free -- and complain.
USATODAY.com - Published

How to sign up for Disney+

Everything you need to know about the streaming service that's now the online home for Star Wars, Pixar, Marvel's MCU, and Disney animated films.
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Disney+ users report errors as streaming service kicks off

Disney+ launched Tuesday in the U.S., but some users took to social media to report they are having trouble connecting to the platform and watching specific programs.
CBS News - Published

The infamous 'Han shot first' scene in 'Star Wars' has changed yet again on Disney+

"Did Han shoot first?" has been debated for years among "Star Wars" fans and the controversy is stoked again by Disney+ changes to the infamous Greedo scene.
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Frozen for the wrong reasons: Disney+ launch is off to a bumpy start

The launch of the Disney+ streaming video service frustrates fans unable to access Star Wars, Pixar and Marvel movies or Disney classics.
USATODAY.com - Published

Streaming wars escalate with Disney+ launch

We added up what it could cost you to stay current on shows on various platforms
CBS News - Published

Israel, Jimmy Carter, Disney Plus: Your Tuesday Briefing

Here's what you need to know.
NYTimes.com - Published

Disney+ review: First 'Star Wars' live-action TV series 'The Mandalorian' doesn't rule the galaxy

Disney+ debuted the first-ever "Star Wars" live-action TV series, "The Mandalorian," and it's not the "Star Wars" show you were looking for.
USATODAY.com - Published

Trump's call transcript, Carter's surgery, Disney+'s launch: 5 things you need to know Tuesday

Trump may release a transcript of another call with Ukraine's leader, President Jimmy Carter will have surgery and more news to start your Tuesday.
USATODAY.com - Published

Disney+ has its classics, plus Marvel and 'Star Wars,' but no R-rated films, little bingeing

The biggest streaming service yet to take on Netflix, with 8,000 episodes of older fare, new stuff and much of the Disney library. But not all.
USATODAY.com - Published

What to know about the Disney+ launch

After an "unprecedented" marketing campaign, the streaming service debuts Tuesday with prequels, sequels and reboots
CBS News - Published

Disney+ goes live Tuesday! Here's why parents are losing their minds

The countdown to Disney+ is on! While we try our best to manage screen time, parents are stoked for the new streaming service. Here's why.
USATODAY.com - Published

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