It’s Official! Disney Acquires 21st Century Fox

By | 2017-12-14T17:12:03+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

December 14, 2017 Disney officially announced that they have come to a deal to acquire 21st Century Fox.  Disney have an agreement to acquire the company at $52.4 billion in stock.  Shareholders of 21st Century [...]

Walt Disney Company to Acquire Majority Stake in BAMTech and Say Goodbye To Netflix

By | 2017-08-08T18:36:42+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company announced today that it has agreed to acquire majority ownership of BAMTech, LLC and will launch its ESPN-branded multi-sport video streaming service in early 2018, followed by a new Disney-branded direct-to-consumer [...]

Disney Wins in Several Oscars 2017 Categories Including Best Animated Feature

By | 2017-02-26T21:54:46+00:00 February 27th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Pixar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The 89th annual Academy Awards also known as the Oscars has concluded and Disney went away with a few winners. ESPN won in the Documentary Feature category for "O.J. Simpson: Made in America."  On ESPN it [...]

Highlights of the Walt Disney Company Shareholder Meeting

By | 2016-03-04T10:59:24+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This week executives and shareholders of all ages gathered together in Chicago, Illinois for The Walt Disney Company's annual shareholder meeting. This meeting is known for being a mix of magic and mayhem as news is [...]

The Force Was Strong in Downtown Disney for Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer Viewing

By | 2015-10-20T10:08:47+00:00 October 20th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Geek, Geek News, Lucasfilm, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Force was strong in Downtown Disney for the release of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer. Hundreds showed up, bringing with them their lightsabers, to watch this long awaited trailer with other Disney [...]

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Poster Released Ahead of Trailer Release

By | 2015-10-18T09:34:15+00:00 October 18th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Lucasfilm, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , |

Lucasfilm has unveiled a new Star Wars: The Force Awakens poster ahead of the release of a new trailer during ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” on Monday, October 19. The game between New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles begins at [...]

ESPN & Disney Channel Could be Sold Directly to Consumers One Day Says Disney CEO

By | 2015-07-31T09:43:27+00:00 July 31st, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

101186_063 -- EXECUTIVE PORTRAIT - Bob Iger, President and Chief Operating Officer of The Walt Disney Company. (DISNEY/BOB D'AMICO) Bob Iger, the CEO of The Walt Disney Company, told CNBC's Squack Box on [...]