Sofia Coppola is in negotiations to direct “The Little Mermaid” for Working Title and Universal. Caroline Thompson will rewrite the script with previous drafts penned by Kelly Marcel and Abi Morgan…
The Little Mermaid
The idea of a 5-year-old sitting in a theater and swiveling his head between the bigscreen and an iPad just feels wrong.
When "The Little Mermaid" protagonist Ariel sang about having "gadgets and gizmos galore," she probably wasn't talking about Apple products. However, Disney is providing incentive for movie-goers to…
After moving up Marvel's “Ant-Man” to July 31, 2015, Disney has removed from the calendar its fifth “Pirates of the Caribbean” installment, which previously was slated to bow July 10 that same year…
Steve Kosareff looks for someone who can repair his decades-old Zenith television set in this amiable documentary.
The Walt Disney Company reported quarterly results for its third fiscal quarter with earnings per share increased to $1.03 from $1.01 during the same last year but revenue missed the mark overall at…
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…
The Walt Disney Co.'s board has extended Robert A. Iger's tenure as CEO and chairman by 15 months beyond his previously announced retirement date, extending his deal to June 30, 2016, under his…
This season's Tony-nommed musicals took various routes to Broadway. Here's how a few producers recall that often arduous trek to the bigtime.
With the pay TV industry finally hitting a plateau in subscriber growth, look for the fight for market share among cable, satellite and telco TV operators to get bloodier. Dish Network, in one of the…