Disney acquires 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion; Iger delays retirement

After a period of heavy negotiations, The Walt Disney Co. has acquired a large majority of 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion. According to Variety, here are the key points in the sale: The deal values the 21st Century Fox assets in the transaction at $66.1 billion, including $13.7 billion in 21st Century Fox debt. Disney chairman-CEO Bob…

Podcast Show Notes: News & Current Events From Around The Walt Disney Company

In this week’s episode, the team discusses news and current events from around the Walt Disney Company.  Here’s the link to our podcast on iTunes. We’d love it if you subscribed so that you’ll get future episodes sent to your device automatically. And if you enjoy what you hear, leave us a review! Thanks for…

Several Disney destinations honored by Conde Nast and TripAdvisor

Several Disney destinations have received honors in the past week, so we thought we’d share them all here with you. Disney Cruise Line has been named “Top Large Cruise Line” by Conde Nast Traveler readers in their 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Disney has received this honor for the past 15 years. The votes come…