EXPLAINER: This is why Spider-Man might be swinging out of Marvel Cinematic Universe

2019-08-21 10:08

Marvel's superhero films could lose one of their most famous characters after Sony confirmed that talks over its deal to share Spider-Man with the Disney-owned studio have broken down.

Disney goes after Netflix with $13-a-month streaming bundle

2019-08-08 22:30

Walt Disney is pricing a new bundle of streaming services at a surprisingly low $12.99 a month, challenging Netflix with a package that includes family programming, live sports and a deep library of television shows.

Minnie Mouse voice actress (75) dies

2019-07-29 11:06

Russi Taylor, the voice of popular Disney character Minnie Mouse for 30 years has died.

Hollywood studios can’t quit Netflix — even if they want to

2019-05-30 22:30

Hollywood studios say they’re breaking up with Netflix. But the reality isn’t that simple.

Disney sets dates for new 'Star Wars' and 'Avatar' films

2019-05-09 13:58

Disney revealed its future plans for two of its most towering franchises - the 'Star Wars' saga and 'Avatar.'

'Avengers' record sets up weekend bonanza, topping 'Star Wars'

2019-04-27 17:12

"Avengers: Endgame" took in a domestic record of $60m in Thursday night preview shows, setting up what will probably be an all-time high opening this weekend.

Disney+ signals the future as streaming service tries to beat Netflix

2019-04-11 21:34

All eyes are on Disney+, with the new streaming service set to fundamentally shape Disney’s future as the media conglomerate tries to upend Netflix.

Colin Farrell reveals his favourite Disney movie

2019-03-27 14:10

Colin Farrell who stars in the live-action version of 'Dumbo' has revealed his favourite Disney movie.

Disney closes $71bn deal with Fox

2019-03-20 08:48

Disney has closed its $71bn acquisition of Fox’s entertainment business, putting Cinderella, The Simpsons, Star Wars and Dr. Strange under one corporate roof.

WATCH: This full-length trailer of The Lion King will make you feel nostalgic

2019-02-26 16:34

When Disney shared the first teaser trailer for the remake of The Lion King in November 2018 they sent every Lion King fan into a frenzy.


WATCH: Disney misses forecasts as it readies Netflix rival

2019-08-19 21:38

Walt Disney reported a steeper earnings decline than Wall Street expected as the company poured money into the streaming media business it is building to challenge Netflix.

Top 10 Disney songs that should have won an Oscar

2019-08-05 09:53

Once upon a dream, these songs actually won. They were robbed!

Disney lovers will always have a friend in Spotify as streaming service sets up hub

2019-07-19 05:01

There’s just no telling how far they’ll go.

Disney takes over Hulu, plans to launch streamer globally

2019-05-15 11:51

The Walt Disney company has taken over operational control of the Hulu subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service in the United States with immediate effect.

'Avengers: Endgame' shatters African box office records

2019-04-30 11:37

Marvel’s Avengers: Endgame film has not just shattered American and global cinema records but also box office records in South Africa, East Africa and West Africa.

Disney+ video streaming service not coming to SA soon

2019-04-26 14:46

The Walt Disney Company's video streaming service Disney+ that will launch in November 2019 won't include South Africa or anywhere else in Africa for at least two years.

From Disney to Netflix, the big takeaways from CinemaCon

2019-04-06 09:25

Here are some of the biggest takeaways from the annual gathering of theater owners and distributors.

Overcoming a fear of heights - and 12 other facts from 'Dumbo'

2019-03-26 14:43

Disney's live-action remake of the 1941 animated classic, Dumbo takes flight in cinemas this week. Here are some interesting facts that will enchant you.

Emma Thompson blasts studio for hiring disgraced ex-Pixar leader

2019-02-26 19:25

Actress Emma Thompson detailed her reasons for resigning from a Skydance Animation film in protest at its hiring of former Pixar executive John Lasseter, in a scathing letter that’s one of the most prominent outcries of Hollywood’s #MeToo era.

WATCH: Here's a first look at Frozen 2!

2019-02-14 07:50

Disney has dropped the first official teaser-trailer for Frozen 2. The sequel will be released worldwide from 22 November to ring in the holiday period.

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