Post Tagged with: "Disney"

Disney Beats Expectations Again as Q2 Profits, Revenue Soar
/ May 5, 2015 1:47 pm
Disney Beats Expectations Again as Q2 Profits, Revenue Soar

Variety reports "Disney, the entertainment behemoth known for topping itself, did it again with its quarterly earnings report Tuesday — with profits exceeding analysts’ expectations and jumping 14% per share, powered by revenue of nearly $12.5 billion.". Read More

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Dazzles with $27.6 Million Thursday Debut in North America
/ May 1, 2015 2:22 pm
‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Dazzles with $27.6 Million Thursday Debut in North America

Variety reports "Disney and Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Age of Ultron” has launched with a stunning $27.6 million in Thursday night previews in North America." . Read More

Box Office: ‘Avengers’ Sequel Launches with $9.5 Million Overseas
/ April 23, 2015 10:21 am
Box Office: ‘Avengers’ Sequel Launches with $9.5 Million Overseas

Variety reports "Disney’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron” has started to conquer the world. The Marvel tentpole, which opens May 1 in the U.S., earned $9.5 million in its first day of release at the international box office.". Read More

Disney Set to Dominate as it Unleashes Full Power of Pixar, Marvel and ‘Star Wars’
/ April 22, 2015 11:07 am
Disney Set to Dominate as it Unleashes Full Power of Pixar, Marvel and ‘Star Wars’

Variety reports "Walt Disney Chairman Bob Iger has shown a willingness to write big checks, plunking down nearly $16 billion to purchase Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm. This marks the first year these big bets will result in such a nuclear-powered slate that the other Hollywood players are scrambling to replenish their own arsenals. In the process, the movie industry has transformed into a business dominated by one superpower, a handful of favored states and a few rogue nations." . Read More

Will Apple Watch Make Time for Hollywood?
/ March 9, 2015 10:54 am
Will Apple Watch Make Time for Hollywood?

Variety reports "After revolutionizing the way Hollywood gets its content in front of mobile consumers with theiPod and iPad, the time has come for Apple to prove whether it has developed another viable distribution platform with its smallest screen yet: a watch.". Read More

Disney Channels Names Sean Cocchia EVP
/ February 19, 2015 1:00 pm
Disney Channels Names Sean Cocchia EVP

Multichannel News reports "Disney Channels Worldwide has elevated Sean Cocchia to executive vice president, business operations, and general manager. He has been senior vice president and GM of the group since 2012.". Read More

DEW2015 Day 1 Coverage Continued – Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studios
/ February 11, 2015 6:22 pm
DEW2015 Day 1 Coverage Continued – Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studios

Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studios keynotes in the afternoon of Digital Entertainment World conference Day 1. Maker Studio's President discusses at the conference about the distribution opportunities outside of YouTube. We should also expect more Disney videos made by Maker Studios in . Read More

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