| May 9, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The studio behind the animated fantasies "Bambi," "Dumbo" and '"The Lion King" has a new kind of hero tale on the way — a Marvel Comics one. Walt Disney Animation Studios on Thursday announced plans to release "Big Hero 6," an action-comedy inspired...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Last month, news that J.J. Abrams would direct “Star Wars: Episode VII” took the entertainment world by storm. Today, a ......
| Mar 7, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Two-time Olympic host Los Angeles has officially thrown its hat in the ring again.
"I am pleased to confirm our enthusiastic interest in bidding to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games," Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wrote to U.S....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Last month, news that J.J. Abrams would direct “Star Wars: Episode VII” took the entertainment world by storm.
Today, a new conversation begins — who’ll direct the “Star Wars” spinoff movies that Lawrence Kasdan and...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger revealed details about the company's forthcoming Shanghai Disney Resort while appearing at the Fortune Global Forum in Chengdu, China.
Speaking on Thursday at the annual conference, Iger said the...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:57 AM
A little over a year after his surprise departure from Walt Disney Co. as head of consumer products, Andy Mooney has been named chief executive of sports apparel company Quiksilver.
During his 11 years at Disney, Mooney was known for building the...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Barbara Walters says her retirement next summer is her decision, and she is "perfectly healthy."
The pioneering newswoman, who is 83, played highlights of her career on Monday's edition of "The View." Then she said: "It has been an absolutely joyful,...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:41 AM
Moms are almost invisible at our theme parks. No, not the ones wielding double-wide strollers and juggling a bambino or two plus a little princess. Those I see a lot. But what about fictional mothers built into the stories of individual attractions? They'...
| May 5, 2013
The Disney rumor mill was moving at hyperspeed Saturday. The story, which got a big push from Twitter, purported that Walt Disney Co. CEO Robert Iger and Lucasfilm mastermind George Lucas would appear Saturday evening at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Morning Fix features stories on Netflix, Comcast, the FCC, Keith Olbermann and the Super Bowl and how other media moguls are not following News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch on to Twitter....
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Walt Disney's Rich Ross will be replacing Carney with an "experienced" marketing executive....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:33 PM
One day after it was widely reported in the press that embattled Walt Disney Studios' worldwide marketing president, MT Carney, was leaving, her departure has been announced internally via a pair of memos to the staff at the Burbank entertainment......