Multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate specializing in movies, merchandise, theme parks, television, radio, music, publishing and more.
Founded by Walt and Roy O. Disney in 1923, the company first established itself as an animation leader, most recognizable for character Mickey Mouse. Traded on the New York Stock Exchange under DIS, the Walt Disney Company filed turnover of $48.813 billion in 2014, and assets worth $84.1 billion. Modern-day subsidiaries include Lucasfilm, Pixar, Marvel Studios, Disney-ABC Television Group, and majority-owned ESPN Inc. This page collates DW's latest content related to Disney.
The battle over abortion rights in Georgia poses a threat to the state's movie industry as studios threaten to leave. After filming "Avengers: Endgame" in Atlanta, Disney is the first big-name production company that wants to avoid the state in the future.