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Disney’s ‘Mulan’ to skip most movie theaters for streamin...

08 August, 2020 9:30 am 9:30 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co’s live-action epic “Mulan” will skip most of the world’s movie theaters and go directly to the company’s streaming platform in September, the media giant said on Tuesday. US subscribers to Disney+ will need to pay $30 to stream “Mulan” in their homes, Disney Chief Executive Bob Chapek said … Read More

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Disney Postpones ‘Mulan’ Indefinitely, Delays ‘AvatarR...

07 July, 2020 9:10 am 9:10 am

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co postponed the debut of its movie “Mulan” indefinitely, dealing a new blow to theater operators that were counting on the live-action epic to help attract audiences during a pandemic. “Mulan” was scheduled to reach theaters in March but its release has been postponed several times as many cinemas remain … Read More

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Disney’s streaming chief Mayer to become TikTok CEO

05 May, 2020 8:59 am 8:59 am

(Reuters) – Walt Disney Co’s top streaming executive, Kevin Mayer, will leave the entertainment and theme parks giant to become the chief executive officer of TikTok, the popular video app owned by China’s ByteDance Technology Co, the companies said on Monday. Mayer led the successful launch of the Disney+ streaming service in November but in … Read More

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Minnie Mouse voice actress Russi Taylor dies aged 75

07 July, 2019 11:25 am 11:25 am

CALIFORNIA (Web Desk) –  Russi Taylor, the voice of Disney’s Minnie Mouse for more than 30 years, has died aged 75. The actress died in Glendale, California on Friday, the Walt Disney Company has said. Since 1986, Taylor provided voice-overs for animated TV series, films and theme parks featuring Mickey Mouse’s high-pitched and giggly partner Minnie. … Read More

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Disney bans smoking at US parks ahead of ‘Star Wars’ openings

03 March, 2019 10:03 am 10:03 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Walt Disney Co will ban smoking, vaping and large strollers at its US theme parks in California and Florida starting on May 1, the company said on Thursday. The restrictions are designed in part to help deal with the large crowds expected to flock later this year to new “Star Wars”-themed … Read More