Disney Takes Full Control Of Hulu, On It’s Way To Owning Your Wallet

Mickey Mouse has an insatiable appetite. After The Walt Disney Company took official control of 20th Century Fox earlier this year, the Mouse House is now gobbling up the remaining percentages of Hulu, which gives them complete operational control. From The Wrap, Comcast is selling off NBC Universal's 33% stake in the streaming service to … Continue reading Disney Takes Full Control Of Hulu, On It’s Way To Owning Your Wallet

Disney To Shutter Fox 2000 Imprint Following Historic Merger

Wednesday, The Walt Disney Company officially swallowed 21st Century Fox in an unprecedented $71.3 billion buyout. In keeping with Disney CEO Bob Iger's promise to "Hit the ground running once the deal closes," it was reported Thursday that Disney will officially close down the storied Fox 2000 imprint. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Mouse … Continue reading Disney To Shutter Fox 2000 Imprint Following Historic Merger

Disney Announces Closing Date For Landmark Buyout Of 20th Century Fox

Over the last year, Walt Disney's purchased of 20th Century Fox has been undergoing heavy government scrutiny. In that time, many have been speculating on how the merger will undoubtedly effect the Hollywood landscape or whether or not the deal would even pass official inspection. Well, it looks like it is going to be an … Continue reading Disney Announces Closing Date For Landmark Buyout Of 20th Century Fox

Disney Boss Confirms 20th Century Fox Brand Will Continue Under Disney

There are still a lot of questions surrounding the unprecedented acquisition of 20th Century Fox by Disney. When the proposition was first made public, it sounded as if the Mouse House planned to strip the storied studio for parts, leaving 20th Century Fox nothing more than a memory. Well, that doesn't seem to be the … Continue reading Disney Boss Confirms 20th Century Fox Brand Will Continue Under Disney

Disney Will Continue R-rated Films After Fox Merger Under A Different Banner, Bob Iger Says

During yesterday's live investor call, Bob Iger, the Chairman and CEO of the Walt Disney, commented on a number of various topics regarding the company's future. One of the more interesting tidbits came when he said the Mouse House will commit itself to making R-rated Deadpool and other adult oriented Marvel movies following the company's … Continue reading Disney Will Continue R-rated Films After Fox Merger Under A Different Banner, Bob Iger Says

‘Upgrade’ Director Takes On ‘Escape From New York’ Remake

Upgrade Director Leigh Whannell has booked his second big studio project in under a week. Mere days after signing with Universal to write and direct The Invisible Man reboot with Blumhouse, the Saw writer will now tackle the long-in-development Escape From New York remake. Per The Hollywood Reporter, Whannell will write the script for the … Continue reading ‘Upgrade’ Director Takes On ‘Escape From New York’ Remake

Josh Brolin is Cable in ‘Deadpool 2’

It's a done deal! According to The Hollywood Reporter, Josh Brolin has landed the role of the time-traveling, bionic Cable in four upcoming mutant movies by Fox, including the first Deadpool sequel. This, of course, to the chagrin of fans such as myself who were still holding out for Keira Knightley. Maybe in another life, perhaps. The casting makes perfect timing for … Continue reading Josh Brolin is Cable in ‘Deadpool 2’