| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Federal agents arrested the principals of a Los Angeles production company Thursday on charges that they defrauded investors in a 3-D film version of "The Wizard of Oz" and other projects of more than $22 million.
In an indictment unsealed in U.S....
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Disney and digital just got a little closer, thanks to a huge assist by Apple.
Today the media giant released a new app that will let film fans store their movies in the cloud and have them available for their iPads, iPhones, iPod touch devices and...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
With the launch of a new cloud-based movie service from Walt Disney Co., the marketplace of Web-based movie services just got more crowded and possibly confusing for consumers.
After eschewing UltraViolet, a technology standard backed by its main...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Oscar's animated feature race is a clash of the major Hollywood studios this year, with Disney, Fox/DreamWorks and Universal/Illumination all contending. But one movie in the mix -- a French-Belgian production about the unlikely friendship between a mouse...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:07 AM
SeaWorld closed Friday amid the strong storms that have hit Southern California.
"Safety of guests/team members/animals is a top priority," tweeted Clyde the sea lion.
Extreme weather conditions (heavy rain & strong winds): We're closed today (2/28)....
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Walt Disney Co. and satellite TV provider Dish Network have signed a new long-term distribution deal that includes an agreement for Dish to disable its controversial ad-skipping feature for ABC network shows.
The two companies announced a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
AwesomenessTV, DreamWorks Animation's digital division, has hired Walt Disney Studios marketing exec T.J. Marchetti as chief marketing officer.
Marchetti will be in charge of all AwesomenessTV marketing and branding initiatives, including the flagship...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Walt Disney Co. has released new details and promotional materials for the "Ratatouille" inspired area at Disneyland Paris Resort.
The new area -- which will be located in Walt Disney Studios Park's Toon Studio at Disneyland Paris -- is inspired by the...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Parade will come to an end at Disney's Animal Kingdom this summer, a Disney World spokeswoman said Thursday. Its last day will be sometime in June, she said.
Work on an expansion of Animal Kingdom, which will include a Pandora...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:30 AM
PARIS - Producer Didier Brunner, one of the driving forces of European feature film animation, has stepped down as president of Les Armateurs, the five-time-Oscar nommed Paris-based film/TV animation production house.
First attracting attention with...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Disney Interactive, the struggling video game and digital media subsidiary of the Walt Disney Co., is expected to begin a round of layoffs, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
The cuts could come as soon as this week.