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.
Netflix added 16 million new paid subscribers during the first three months of 2020. That's more than double the prediction it made at the start of the year. Coronavirus lockdowns are making it a lucrative time for streaming services.