• Marvel
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    Avengers: Infinity War to Introduce New Superhero ‘Dr. Lawson’?

    While promoting the upcoming Blu-ray/DVD release of the summer mega-hit Civil War, Joe and Anthony Russo teased that the third outing for Earth’s Mightiest Heroes could add yet more superheroes to Marvel’s roster, with Anthony saying that, although the directors have their “hands full trying to tell the story we have with our pre-existing characters … […]

  • Non-Disney Resorts
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    Disney Springs Resort Hotels to Offer Reduced Rates

    For a limited time the seven Disney Springs Resort area hotels are offering “Forever Fun” rates. Available for stays from August 17 to September 30th. These hotels are on Disney World property but are owned by national hospitality chains. Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista – rates starting at $62 per room, per night. Best Western Lake […]

  • Media Networks
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    Disney Acquires 33% Stake in BAMTech for $1 Billion

    The Walt Disney Company has announced that it is acquiring a 33% stake in BAMTech, a leading technology services and video streaming company previously formed by Major League Baseball (MLB). As part of the transaction, BAMTech was separated from MLB’s broader digital business, MLB Advanced Media. Under the terms of the transaction, Disney will pay $1 billion […]

  • Magic Kingdom
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    Armed Man Tries to Enter the Magic Kingdom

    According to WFTV9 Orlando, an armed man impersonating a police officer was arrested Monday at the entrance to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. Kevin Webb, 42 tried to walk into Magic Kingdom at 8 a.m. The entrance to the park is now newly secured with metal detectors. when confronted the Arkansas native owned […]

  • The Walt Disney Company
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    Disney Beats 3rd Quarter Earnings Estimates

    Walt Disney Co’s quarterly profit and revenue on Tuesday beat analysts’ estimates fueled by movie studio hits, broadcast media and theme parks. They reported quarterly earnings of $2.6 billion for its third fiscal quarter ended July 2, 2016, an increase of $114 million over the prior-year quarter. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter […]

  • ABC
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    ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ Will Film On Location at Walt Disney World

    ABC’s critically acclaimed hit series “black-ish” will film on location at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. In the season three premiere episode, titled “VIP,” Dre decides to take his entire family on the magical, first-class vacation experience he was never able to have as a kid. The episode is set to film this month […]

  • Imagineering
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    Layoffs at Imagineering

    Representatives for Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) have confirmed layoffs at the Glendale, CA facility but have declined to specify how many employees were let go. They stated that the percentage was in the “low single digits,” with no one in senior staff is affected. “Walt Disney Imagineering is a project–based organization, and we continually evaluate and adjust our […]

  • The Disney Channel
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    Disney Channel to Release 120 Short Films Online

    Starting today, The Disney Channel will be launching 12 original short-form movies on YouTube and Disney’s digital services. The 12 films — released under the banner Free Period — will roll out daily through Aug. 18. The clips range from the animated adventures of a pizza slice at Hamburger High to a ghost story with […]