Disney Channel Casts Social Media Influencers as TV Embraces Digitally Native Stars – Variety

Variety Disney Channel Casts Social Media Influencers as TV Embraces Digitally Native Stars
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The show stars Vine phenomenon Jake Paul, whose casting marked the first-ever social media star to become a series regular on the Disney Channel. And now, a slew of social media stars are following his lead, utilizing “Bizaardvark's” platform to jump …
The Disney Channel Is Casting Tons Of Digital Stars In Its TV Series About Digital StarsTubefilter
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Own a Piece of Disney: Original Cartoons and Film Props Go Up for Auction – Forbes

Forbes Own a Piece of Disney: Original Cartoons and Film Props Go Up for Auction
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This week, Walt Disney's would have turned 115. To celebrate his birthday and the holidays, buy a piece of Disney legacy that will last forever. Profiles in History is the world's largest auctioneer of original Hollywood memorabilia. The Los Angeles …
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Why Disney should cut the cord and spin off ESPN – CNNMoney

CNNMoney Why Disney should cut the cord and spin off ESPN
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Even though Disney continues to churn out one big movie hit after another — Marvel's "Doctor Strange" and the animated "Moana" are the latest blockbusters — investors are still worried about the declining fortunes at the House of Mouse's sports network.
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Analysts: Disney Should Consider Sale or Spin-Off of ESPN (DIS)Investopedia
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Disney put a Death Star in the middle of its theme park devoted to international harmony – The Verge

Forbes Disney put a Death Star in the middle of its theme park devoted to international harmony
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Walt Disney World's Epcot — the park-within-a-park that encourages children to appreciate the fact that there are literally hundreds of cultures in the world besides the American one — is a good place. There are not so many cool rides, especially now …
How Disney Parks Are Slowly Adding More 'Star Wars'Forbes
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Disney Turned Epcot Into Star Wars' Death Star and All Hope Is LostVulture
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Even before “Rogue One,” Disney is having a record-breaking year at the US box office – Quartz

Quartz Even before “Rogue One,” Disney is having a record-breaking year at the US box office
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Darth Vader hasn't even shown up yet, but Disney has already scored a box-office record without him. Marvel's Doctor Strange and Walt Disney Animation's Moana helped propel Disney this weekend to a gross total of $2.49 billion at the US box office for …
The big lesson from Disney's rare failures in its $6 billion-plus yearWashington Post
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Disney Sets Industry Record At Domestic Box Office; Crosses $4B Intl For First TimeDeadline
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Disney Without ESPN: Discuss – Bloomberg

Business Insider Disney Without ESPN: Discuss
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Disney without ESPN? An idea some thought improbable, if not crazy, is now catching on. Walt Disney Co. has lost some of its sparkle this year. The shares are headed for their worst annual performance since the U.S. recession in 2008, snapping a four …
RBC: Disney should get rid of ESPNBusiness Insider
Is it Time for Disney to Wave Goodbye to ESPN?Barron's
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How Safe Is Walt Disney Co Stock and Its Dividend? – Fox Business

Fox Business How Safe Is Walt Disney Co Stock and Its Dividend?
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Over the past twelve months, Disney has brought in $8.4 billion in FCF, and used just $2.31 billionto pay its dividend. That low ratio of 27% is very important. It means that Disney's dividend is very safe should the company run into tough times. It …
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Disney Sets Industry Record At Domestic Box Office; Crosses $4B Intl For First Time – Deadline

Deadline Disney Sets Industry Record At Domestic Box Office; Crosses $4B Intl For First Time
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With $2,491.4M at the domestic box office through today, The Walt Disney Studios has set a new industry record. The Mouse tops the previous record of $2.45B which Universal revved up in 2015. Overseas, Disney has crossed the $4B threshold for the first …
Disney teases 28 minutes of 'Star Wars' spinoff 'Rogue One'Fox News
Disney will transform its Epcot landmark into the Death StarCNET
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Social Justice Warriors Rail Against Disney’s ‘Moana’ – NewsBusters (blog)

NewsBusters (blog) Social Justice Warriors Rail Against Disney's 'Moana'
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They worked tirelessly to understand, appreciate and share Polynesian culture with audiences the world over. Years of intense research impacted the screenwriting as well as the finished animation. This reporter spoke to two animators on the project.
'Moana' Still Raises Discussions On Cultural Appropriateness Despite Its Divergence From Disney's 'Princess' FormulaThe Inquisitr
With Disney's “Moana,” Hollywood almost gets it right: Indigenous …Salon
Is 'Moana' The New 'Frozen'? Disney's Latest Film Is Already HugeBustle
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Box Office: Disney’s ‘Moana’ Wins Sleepy Friday With $6.5 Million – Variety

Variety Box Office: Disney's 'Moana' Wins Sleepy Friday With $6.5 Million
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“Moana” continues to work its charm for Disney during a slow post-Thanksgiving hangover weekend. The film, now in its second frame, earned $6.5 million at 3,875 locations, raising its domestic total to just shy of $100 million. “Fantastic Beasts and …
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