Disney Honors The Late Chadwick Boseman On His 44th Birthday
Disney honored the Wakanda king Chadwick Boseman on what would have been his 44th birthday on November 29 with new opening credits to his film Black Panther. Marvel and Disney have created new opening credits to the film, streaming on Disney+, where Boseman stars as T’Challa/Black Panther, honoring his life and legacy with pictures and videos of the late actor on and off screen. Disney’s Chairmen Bob Iger tweeted, “To all fans of #BlackPanther: watch the film on #DisneyPlus late tonight, for a special tribute to someone that was and will always be near and dear to our hearts.” Boseman passed a...
Marvel Obtains The Rights To Daredevil From Netflix
On November 29, Marvel was finally able to get the rights to the Daredevil character back from Netflix after its show was canceled. Daredevil was the first character to get his own show that takes place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe on Netflix and will be the third of the characters with their own Netflix show to have the rights reverted back to Marvel after its cancelation. The first was Iron Fist on October 12 and Luke Cage on October 19. The rights to the characters of The Punisher and Jessica Jones will be given back to Marvel on February 18, 2021.The first season of Daredevil premiered...
Dan Trachtenberg To Direct Upcoming ‘Predator’ Movie
It was announced this week that Dan Trachtenberg would be the director of the upcoming fifth movie from the Predator franchise. Best known for directing the science fiction psychological thriller film 10 Cloverfield Lane, which also served as his directorial debut, Trachtenberg will take over as director from Shane Black, who previously directed the fourth film in the franchise The Predator in 2018. It has not yet been revealed if the upcoming fifth film will follow the continuity of the fourth film from 2018 or if Trachtenberg will instead decide to make it an original story as the previous s...
Disney serve up Black Panther birthday tribute for Chadwick Boseman
The new opening credits sequence features footage and images of Chadwick embedded into the Marvel logo artwork.Disney boss Bob Iger teased the change in a tweet on Saturday (28Nov20), revealing fans were in for a surprise if they watched Black Panther that evening, calling the screen addition "a special tribute to someone that was and always will be near and dear to our hearts".Chadwick lost his battle with colon cancer over the summer (20).Meanwhile, rapper and actor Common offered up his own birthday tribute to the actor on Sunday, tweeting: "Chadwick Boseman would have turned 44 years old t...
Disney’s Competitive Advantage Is Its Intellectual Property
During his recent interview with Tobias, Alex @TSOH_Investing discussed Disney’s Competitive Advantage Is Its IP. Here’s an excerpt from the interview:Q3 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreDisney's Competitive Advantage Is Its IPTobias: Let’s talk about some of the other names you’ve got in there. Disney, you said you got that in the Fox spinoff?Alex: Yeah, I got it. When doing Disney bought the majority of Fox’s assets, you had the option to to take stock, cash or some combo. I took shares as part of that deal. I think part of the thinking now in my mind is, obviously, they’ve relea...
Disney Confirmed To Be Working On ‘Deadpool 3’ With Writers Of ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Attached
It was announced this week that the Walt Disney Company would indeed be going forward in producing Deadpool 3 and introducing the character to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It was further revealed that the writers Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux would be attached to the upcoming project. The two sisters are best known for serving as executive producers and writers for the Emmy Award-winning animated sitcom Bob’s Burgers. However, the writers from the first two Deadpool movies Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese will not be returning for the upcoming sequel under Disney. Director David Leitch will...
Disney to lay off 32,000 workers in 2021
Los Angeles (AFP) - Disney said Thursday it will cut 32,000 jobs in 2021, primarily from its US theme parks division, an increase from layoffs announced in September.The company, which previously said it would cut 28,000 jobs, has struggled with the pandemic and social restrictions.According to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the cuts -- which Variety reported are part of September's announcement -- would be made in the first half of next year."Due to the current climate, including COVID-19 impacts, and changing environment in which we are operating, the Company has gener...
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Xbox Ultimate Game Pass Members Get Disney+ For 30 Days For Free
Are you an Xbox Ultimate Game Pass Member who still hasn’t gotten around to checking out the adventures of The Mandalorian and his sidekick, Baby Yoda? Well, Xbox has some good news for you. Now, Xbox Ultimate subscribers will now have the chance to get a 30-day trial of Disney+. First teased last week on Game Pass’ Twitter account, Microsoft has officially announced that subscribers have until January 31 to redeem their offer for their Disney+ trial.However, don’t think that you’ll get an additional 30 days if you’re already subscribed to Disney+. This offer is specifically made for people wh...
Disney's Swan Reserve hotel looks to open summer 2021
ORLANDO, Fla. — The Walt Disney World Swan Reserve, the newest hotel planned for the Swan and Dolphin Resort complex, is scheduled to open in summer 2021, according to a recent news release offering a first look from the top floor.The 14-story hotel is planned to have 349 guest rooms, including 149 suites and two presidential suites. The top floor will be an event space with views of the resort and Disney theme parks.The hotel will also feature its own signature bar and restaurant as well as a health club and a pool.The news of the Swan Reserve’s scheduled opening comes as Orlando hotels are b...