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Disney Parks to Lay Off 28,000 Employees

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Disneyland Parks have been hit especially hard by COVID-19. 28,000 employees at the parks in California and Florida received news this week that they would be losing their jobs. Disney’s parks and resorts employ over 100,000 people. The entertainment empire said that 67% of their employees that are to be laid off will be part-time […]

B5 Reveals Bad Boy Records, Disney Never Compensated Them for Their Work

B5 Reveals Bad Boy Records Disney Never Compensated Them for Their Work

B5 celebrated the 15th anniversary of the release of their self-titled debut album over the weekend. The boy group won the hearts of many girls during the early 2000s following the release of their Jackson 5 cover, “All I Do.” They went on to contribute to Disney’s High School Musical soundtrack and toured with Bow […]

Disney Lost Over $1 Billion From Coronavirus Pandemic

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Last month, it was reported that well over 40,000 employees of Disney would be furloughed because of COVID-19, but soon after announced that they would stop paying 100,000 workers because of the global pandemic. Now the entertainment/vacation giant has declared that the company has lost over $1 billion due to closures surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. […]

SOURCE SPORTS: Look Out Jacksonville UFC 249 is Coming Your Way

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The UFC is committed to returning sports back and it has set May 9 as its official return. The organization announced a deep pay-per-view lineup featuring two championship bouts. In the main event is Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje and the co-main features Henry Cejudo vs. Dominick Cruz. The location and venue as reported Thursday […]

Disney+ Set to Revive ‘The Proud Family’ with Original Cast

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Disney+ announced this week that the streaming platform is reviving a beloved classic: The Proud Family. The original show debuted 19 years ago. News of the show’s revival comes just months after Disney+ added the original show to the streaming platform. The new series entitled Proud Family: Louder and Prouder sees the return of the […]

Disney CEO Bob Iger Steps Down

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Change is coming to the Disney empire. Bob Iger is stepping down. Chapek was Disney’s Parks, Experiences and Products chairman before being named its CEO. The transition is effective immediately, while Iger remains as executive chairman until December 31, 2021. “With the successful launch of Disney’s direct-to-consumer businesses and the integration of Twenty-First Century Fox well […]

Lena Waithe Voices the First Lesbian Character in Disney-Pixar History

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Lena Waithe is making history as the first gay character in the history of Disney. She will voice the character Officer Specter, a Cyclops cop in Onward. According to Yahoo News, although Waithe’s character only appears once Officer Specter enters the scene when two brothers, Ian and Barley are traveling to the magical mountains. While the brothers […]

Lin-Manuel Miranda Announces ‘Hamilton’ is Heading to Theaters in 2021

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Lin-Manuel Miranda’s smash-hit stage musical Hamilton is finally headed to movie theaters. Disney will debut a film version of the Broadway play to release in US and Canadian theaters on October 15, 2021. The movie will include the original cast in its full glory: Miranda as Alexander Hamilton; Daveed Diggs as Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson; […]

Squidward Spinoff Reportedly in the Works at Netflix

Squidward Spinoff Reportedly in the Works at Netflix

If you grew up watching Spongebob Squarepants then you know that Squidward is a central character but we don’t know too much about him. His grumpy personality serves as an everyday mood when we’re on our way to work. A day after Disney+ launched, Netflix announced its $200 million partnership with Netflix. Details of their […]

Stream Wars: Twitter Reacts to the Release of Disney+

Stream Wars: Twitter Reacts to the Release of Disney+

It’s safe to say we’re in the middle of a stream apocalypse right now. Apple TV+ recently launched and Netflix has been dominating the stream wars with their award-winning original content. But Disney+ launched today and it’s definitely going to give all the streaming platforms a run for their money. Disney’s library is mind blowing […]

Baby Yoda is the Top Google Search of 2019

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Its been an eventful year so Google’s “search of the year” could’ve been anything that was trending since January. But Baby Yoda impressively took the top spot. This is also another victory for Disney+ which secured Google’s search of the year thanks to the popularity of The Mandalorian’s main character. Baby Yoda was also on […]

Disney+ Ordering LeBron James Lead Docuseries ‘Becoming’ to Their Network

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Disney+ is teaming with LeBron James on a docuseries that spotlights the upbringing for athletes and celebrities, Becoming. Disney has ordered a 10 episode series titled 'BECOMING', a docuseries that focuses on the upbringing of world-class entertainers, musicians, and athletes, from Lebron James and his Springhill Entertainment, ESPN Films, Spoke Studios, and ITV America. pic.twitter.com/IguCaAFl9y […]