Marvel Studios Heading To Disney’s Backyard

By | Wednesday September 19, 2012 @ 10:34am PDT

It been over three years since Disney announced they were buying Marvel for $4 billion but the superhero studio is finally moving in. Or at least closer. And Marvel’s move to Glendale from Manhattan Beach next year … Read More »

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Disney Studios Passes $1B Domestic In 2011

On Saturday, The Walt Disney Studios crossed the $1 billion plateau at the domestic box office for the 6th consecutive year. The studio says it has reached this milestone 15 of the last 18 years. This … Read More »

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Disney Names Randi Hiller Feature Casting Vice President

By | Tuesday September 13, 2011 @ 7:15am PDT
Mike Fleming

Veteran casting director Randi Hiller has been named VP Casting at The Walt Disney Studios. She will report directly to production president Sean Bailey. Disney hasn’t had an in-house casting executive since EVP Marcia Ross left last spring. Hiller’s job is … Read More »

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Walt Disney Studios Senior Execs Exiting

By and | Monday February 14, 2011 @ 3:24pm PST

Bad day to be an executive at Walt Disney Studios. Deadline has confirmed that Bruce Hendricks, president of physical production for Walt Disney Studios was let go this morning. And Marcia Ross, EVP of feature castings at Walt Disney Studios also … Read More »

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Walt Disney Studios Restructures PR Dept

BURBANK, Calif. – November 5, 2010 – The Walt Disney Studios announced today it has realigned its domestic public relations department in order to streamline the Studios’ publicity and media outreach efforts.

Within the new framework, Joe Quenqua and Julie

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Disney Studios Distribution Restructures

BURBANK, Calif. – November 1, 2010 – The Walt Disney Studios today announced changes to its distribution organization that will better reflect the global marketplace and consumer trends.  With the changes, Janice Marinelli, Lori MacPherson and Jason Brenek will

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Sony, Disney Step Into 3D TV Rabbit Hole

By | Tuesday September 7, 2010 @ 2:02pm PDT
Mike Fleming

Burbank, Calif., September 7, 2010 — The Walt Disney Studios and Sony Electronics have joined forces in the United States to provide both consumer and retail education, promotion and marketing support for in-home 3D devices and content. The collaboration includes advertising and retail execution, as well as product bundling,

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Disney & Guillermo Del Toro Developing Film Based On Haunted Mansion Attraction

UPDATE: Luke Y Thompson reports from Comic-Con 2010 today: Walt Disney Studios ended the TRON panel with a surprise: the logo of Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion ride! The green drawing of a ghost was shown along with some of the spiel from the ride. The audience is asked who … Read More »

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