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More Disney+ Price Hikes Could Be Coming Still, Suggests CEO

Disney CEO Bob Chapek on Wednesday hinted at a possible price increase for Disney+ subscriptions in the near future — reports CNet. Chapek said the company feels "bullish" on upping pricing for its subscription streaming service given how expansive its library of shows and movies has become and that a cheaper, ad-supported subscription plan is...

Sony, Disney, Warner Bros. Suspend Theatrical Releases in Russia

Following Russia’s attack on Ukraine, all major Hollywood studios, including the Walt Disney Company, Sony, and Warner Bros., are suspending theatrical releases in the country (via CNBC News).  Disney, which was the first major studio to take the stance against Russia, said in a statement that it was pausing all film debuts in the country,...

Disney and Air Canada Promote ‘Turning Red’ Film with Aircraft Graphics [VIDEO]

Air Canada has decked out an Airbus A220 airplane with graphics on the side to promote the upcoming Disney Pixar animated film, ‘Turning Red’, directed by Academy Award winner and Canadian Domee Shi. “As Canada’s largest airline and the country’s flag carrier, our collaboration with Disney and Pixar for Turning Red, directed by award-winning Canadian...

Disney Beats Analyst Expectations, Disney+ Surpasses 116 Million Subscribers

Disney posted quarterly earnings that outperformed analysts' expectations and showed continued strong growth in the increasingly competitive streaming market. As part of its latest quarterly earnings report, The Walt Disney Company said that its Disney+ streaming service now has over 116 million subscribers (via TechCrunch). The media giant reported revenues of $17 billion USD in...

Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney for Releasing ‘Black Widow’ Online

Scarlett Johansson, star of Marvel Entertainment's Black Widow, has sued Marvel parent company Disney, alleging that the movie's dual-release on streaming platform Disney+ as well as in theatres resulted in a violation of her contract — reports Business Insider. Sources say Johansson, who plays Natasha Romanoff in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), lost out on...