Tag Archives: Disney

Comcast confirms it’s preparing bid for Fox assets

U.S. largest pay TV operator Comcast confirmed on Wednesday that is preparing a cash offer for the 21st Century Fox assets that Disney has proposed to acquire. The U.S. giant said that no final decision has been made and that the work to finance the all-cash offer and make the key regulatory filings is well [...]

Comcast confirma su interés por activos de Fox

Comcast, el principal operador de TV paga de los Estados Unidos, confirmó el miércoles que está considerando preparar una oferta en efectivo por los activos que 21st Century Fox accedió vender a Disney. El gigante norteamericano dijo que aún no se ha tomado una decisión final, pero afirmó que el trabajo para financiar la oferta [...]

Comcast prepares cash offer for Fox assets: sources

Comcast is preparing an all-cash offer for the media assets that Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to Walt Disney Co, reports Reuters, citing three people familiar with the matter. According to the report, Comcast is asking investment banks to increase a bridge financing facility by as much as USD 60 billion so it [...]

Comcast prepara oferta en efectivo por activos de Fox

El principal operador de TV paga de Estados Unidos, Comcast, está preparando una oferta para comprar los activos que Twenty-First Century Fox accedió vender a Disney, informó Reuters, que cita a tres fuentes familiarizadas con el tema. De acuerdo con el reporte, Comcast está solicitando a los bancos de inversión que incrementen una financiación puente [...]

Disney Ducktales hits DStv South Africa this month

Disneys rebooted DuckTales aired overseas in 2017, which was well received by many fans, both young and old. A few weeks ago, Disney screened the pilot episodes at Movies@Monte and have officially announced the launch of the cartoon on South African screens later this month. Disney XD, DStv Channel 304, will air the hour long, double episode of the animated [...]

ESPN+ OTT service to launch April 12 in the U.S

ESPN announced that it will launch its new direct-to-consumer OTT service, ESPN+, on April 12 in the United States, with a subscription price of USD4.99 per month. It will include live sports, original content and a library of on-demand programming. The services live sports lineup includes games of MLB, NHL, MLS Games, top rank boxing, [...]

ESPN lanza su plataforma OTT el 12 de abril

El servicio OTT standalone de ESPN, llamado ESPN+, se lanzará el próximo 12 de abril en los Estados Unidos con una suscripción mensual de USD 4,99. Incluirá deportes en vivo, contenido original y programación disponible On Demand. La plataforma ofrecerá partidos en vivo de ligas como la MLB, NHL, MLS, boxeo, golf, tenis, rugby y [...]

Mexico’s Ánima participates in new international coproduction

Mexican company Ánima has teamed up with British production company Cake, Australias Studio Moshi and Irelands Gingerbread Animation to produce the new animated comedy series Space Chickens in Space, which has already been acquired by Disney EMEA and Channel 9 in Australia, according to Variety. The show, which will air this year, is aimed at [...]

New Disney Production to feature Nigerian kid humorist, Emmanuella

The young Nigerian humorist Emmanuella Samuel, who will be celebrating her eighth year on July 22, has been chosen to play in a Disney production. The information was revealed by the young actress of the Mark Angel Comedy collective on her Instagram account. “Thank you @disneystudios. God bless all those whose support helped bring me [...]