The Walt Disney Studios has promoted Janice Marinelli to oversee how the company releases its films, TV shows and other projects across physical and digital platforms. It's the latest move by a…
With Disney moving Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur” from May 30, 2014 to Nov. 25, 2015, the studio has rendered next year the first time since 2005 that the studio won’t release a Pixar film. The Mouse…
Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Bob Iger kicked off the D23 Expo on Friday with a nod to Walt Disney: “Animation will always be the heart of Disney,” he told thousands inside the Anaheim Convention…
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Disney-Pixar’s first TV special, “Toy Story of TERROR,” will be out just in time for pre-Halloween scares. ABC announced today that it will air the special at 8 p.m. October 16. Tom Hanks and Tim…
A "Cars" spinoff so overrun with broad cultural stereotypes that it should come with free ethnic-sensitivity training for impressionable kids.
As Disney readies to release its animated "Cars"-spinoff "Planes" next month, the studio has a high-flying promotional partner in American Airlines. Disney and the airline are collaborating on a…
Given the disappointing performance of "The Lone Ranger," Disney will be forced to write off the Jerry Bruckheimer Western as a loss. Some analysts are saying the writedown could be as high as $190…
Pixar arguably is the most grown-up animation brand out there — but not this weekend. Only 27% of the moviegoers who went to see “Monsters University,” the 14th film from the Disney-owned toon shop…
Marking its territory super early, Disney has flagged release dates from 2016 through 2018 for eight untitled films from Pixar and Disney Animation. The release dates all fall within months that are…
As the Walt Disney Co. chief initiates yet another round of layoffs and a forthcoming reorganization before stepping down as CEO in two years, he is emulating Jack Welch in more ways than one.
Disney has begun laying off around 150 staffers at Walt Disney Studios. Employees began receiving pinkslips Wednesday morning. Individuals working in home entertainment, production, distribution and…