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The Walt Disney Company announced today amendments to certain terms and conditions of the previously announced offers to exchange any and all outstanding notes issued by 21st Century Fox America, Inc.
The Walt Disney Company today announced it is contributing $1 million to aid in relief efforts across Florida’s Gulf Coast region and other areas impacted by Hurricane Michael. The donation will support disaster response and recovery efforts through the Florida Disaster Fund managed by the Volunteer Florida Foundation. “The families and communities impacted by this devastating hurricane need our help as they begin to rebuild,” said Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company.
Ahead of International Day of the Girl (October 11), Disney today launched a new global video series offering advice and inspiration on achieving success for the next generation of young leaders around the globe. The #DreamBigPrincess video series, produced and directed by young women from the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up initiative, shares the stories of 20 trailblazing women across technology, entertainment, medicine, law, sports, arts, science, fashion and politics to show the next generation what’s possible if you dream big. “Dreaming big is one of the most important things any of us can do – to keep aiming higher,” says Kathleen Kennedy, President of Lucasfilm, who was interviewed for the series by Maud Webster, age 16, from the UK.
Contemporary Artists Including Daniel Arsham and Katherine Bernhardt to Showcase Newly Created Mickey Mouse-Inspired Work
21st Century Fox executives to assume leadership roles at Disney business segment once acquisition closes Peter Rice to become Chairman, Walt Disney Television and Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks Dana ...
From playsets to talking action figures, Disney store | shopDisney is the one-stop holiday shop for Disney fans this Holiday season
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / October 8, 2018 / U.S. equities plunged on Friday as concerns over rising interest rates countered upbeat economic data. U.S. unemployment rate dropped to 3.7 percent, its lowest ...
The Walt Disney Company announced today the commencement, in connection with TWDC’s previously announced acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. , of an exchange offer for any and all outstanding notes issued by 21st Century Fox America, Inc.
The Walt Disney Company will discuss fiscal full year and fourth quarter 2018 financial results via a live audio webcast beginning at 4:30 p.m. EST / 1:30 p.m. PST on Thursday, November 8, 2018.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / September 27, 2018 / Twenty-First Century Fox and Disney both saw subtle gains in Wednesday’s session after Disney consented to Twenty-First Century Fox selling its remaining stake in British media and telecommunications company Sky Plc to Comcast. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. shares were up an even 1% in Wednesday's trading session at the close. It was reported yesterday that the company has agreed to sell its 39 percent stake in European Sky PLC to Comcast Corp. Both companies announced the deal on Wednesday.
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) has consented to Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.’s (“21st Century Fox”—NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX) decision to tender or sell its 39% stake in Sky plc as soon as allowable under terms of Comcast Corp.’s £17.28 per share offer for Sky. The transaction, coupled with the divestiture of the Fox Sports Regional Networks, will significantly reduce the amount of debt Disney will incur in acquiring 21st Century Fox, and enable Disney to maintain its strong balance sheet as it continues to invest in content creation for its direct-to-consumer platforms.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / September 21, 2018 / Walt Disney shares were rising on Thursday as the company’s ESPN+ streaming service hit one million subscribers in just five months. Shares of Stitch Fix were in the red after a downgrade from Piper Jaffray. The Walt Disney Company shares closed up 1.67% on Thursday with about 7.1 million shares traded.
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Board of Directors today announced the election of a new director: Ambassador Michael Froman, Vice Chairman and President, Strategic Growth at Mastercard. “Given his broad experience and extraordinary career spanning both the public and private sectors, Mike brings a unique perspective that will be extremely valuable as we continue to build the future of Disney,” said Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company. Mr. Froman said: “The Walt Disney Company is an iconic brand that has the power to inspire generation after generation.
Millennial Esports Corp. ("Millennial" or the "Company", TSX VENTURE: GAME, OTCQB: MLLLF) today revealed that the World’s Fastest Gamer finalists are continuing to showcase their ability, both virtually and in real life, after gathering last year to compete for the most prized job in Esports racing. Dutchman Rudy van Buren defeated 11 rivals to win the inaugural World’s Fastest Gamer competition and become a full-time simulator driver for McLaren in Formula 1. “With ESPN choosing to air all four episodes of Season 1 of World’s Fastest Gamer in conjunction with the Belgian Grand Prix, it’s safe to say the link between motorsports and Esports racing is becoming even stronger,” said Millennial Esports CEO, Stephen Shoemaker.
Disney today announced that ‘Mickey: The True Original Exhibition,’ an interactive art exhibit, will open in New York in honor of the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse. “As Walt said, ‘I only hope that we never lose sight of one thing—that it was all started by a mouse’,” said Bob Chapek, Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products.
Millennial Esports Corp. ("Millennial" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: GAME) (MLLLF) is pleased to announce that an innovative collaboration between ESPN and Millennial Esports will see Esports racing content featured on the leading sports channel supporting coverage during the second half of the Formula 1 season. World's Fastest Gamer powered by Millennial Esports will document how McLaren, a global luxury automotive, sports, and technology brand, found its 2018 simulator driver from tens of thousands of gamers across the globe. Over four half-hour shows specifically produced for ESPN, viewers will be told the story of why Millennial Esports and McLaren reached into the rapidly growing world of Esports and Gaming to find the best racing talent on the planet.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / August 13, 2018 / Both Disney and Planet Fitness reported earnings results last week. Disney may not have beaten analysts' expectations, but traders were still excited about ...
The Walt Disney Company today reported quarterly earnings for its third fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018. Diluted earnings per share for the quarter increased 29% to $1.95 from $1.51 in the prior-year quarter.
Beginning today, families and fans can add a little Disney magic into the bedtime routine with the new Disney store’s Sleep Shop Hotline*. In an effort to help improve the bedtime battle, Disney store and shopDisney have launched a new “Sleep Shop” assortment of children’s sleep items and have teamed up with Lauren Olson, a certified pediatric sleep coach and founder of “Sleep and the City” to give her top tips to help parents troubleshoot common sleep challenges.
Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (“21st Century Fox”—NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX) and The Walt Disney Company (“Disney”—NYSE: DIS) announced that, at separate special meetings today, stockholders of the two companies approved all proposals related to Disney’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox. The proposals included the adoption by 21st Century Fox stockholders of the merger agreement with Disney (the “Disney Merger Agreement”) and the distribution merger agreement for the spin-off of new “Fox.” Disney stockholders approved the issuance of new common stock that will be distributed to 21st Century Fox stockholders as part of the acquisition.
The special meeting of shareholders of The Walt Disney Company will be webcast live at www.disney.com/investors beginning at 10:00 a.m. EDT / 7:00 a.m. PDT on July 27, 2018.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / July 20, 2018 / Shares of Disney roared after Wall Street learned that Disney is the victor in the bidding war for the entertainment assets of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets. Shares of Comcast also ended in the green as the company said it is now going after the remaining shares of Sky that it does not own. The Walt Disney Company shares closed up 1.30% on high volume yesterday as traders digested the news that Disney had won the bidding war between it and Comcast Corporation for 21st Century Fox's entertainment assets.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / July 12, 2018 / Shares of Activision Blizzard and Disney went higher on Wednesday after both companies announced an agreement to bring Overwatch League to some Disney channels. Activision Blizzard, Inc. shares closed up 3.18% on Wednesday with almost 7.6 million shares traded. The interactive entertainment company saw its shares climb after Wall Street learned that it and Walt Disney Co. have signed a deal to bring Overwatch League to several Disney channels including ESPN and ABC.
The Walt Disney Company will discuss fiscal third quarter 2018 financial results via a live audio webcast beginning at 4:30 p.m. EDT / 1:30 p.m. PDT on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.
WASHINGTON, July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney today announced a new global project giving 21 talented young women from different corners of the globe the chance to make digital shorts telling the stories of inspiring female role models. The #DreamBigPrincess series will be shared across Disney's global media platforms as part of a campaign to unlock up to a $1 million donation to Girl Up, an initiative of the UN Foundation. Each aspiring filmmaker will be paired with an inspirational interview subject spanning a diverse range of professions.