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Susan Arnold Named Chairman of Disney Board, Replaces Iger

Walt Disney Co. announced that Susan Arnold has been elected as chairman effective Dec. 31, replacing Robert Iger.

CBS Studio Complex to Sell for $1.8 Billion

ViacomCBS is selling its Radford studio campus in Studio City to a venture of two real estate firms for $1.8 billion.

Disney Misses on Earnings, Despite Revenue Gains

Walt Disney Co. missed Wall Street expectations on earnings but beat on revenue for the fiscal fourth quarter.

Disney to Stream IMAX Enhanced Versions of Marvel Movies

Walt Disney Co. and IMAX Corp. announced on Monday that to mark the second anniversary of streaming service Disney+ they will make available 13 Marvel Cinematic Universe films in IMAX’s expanded aspect ratio at home with IMAX Enhanced.

G4 Network Reveals Reimagined Offices in Burbank

G4 digital and television network has unveiled its new office and studio broadcast space ahead of the revamped gaming outlet’s Nov. 16 premiere.

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Magic Mountain to Build Wonder Woman Roller Coaster

Six Flags Magic Mountain announced this week plans to build its 20th roller coaster called Wonder Woman Flight of Courage.

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Filming Way Up in County

On-location filming was up in the third quarter, netting the third-highest total for any quarter on record, according to figures released Wednesday by FilmLA.

Disney to Delay Release of Superhero Movies

Walt Disney Co. is delaying the release of five upcoming Marvel superhero films and the next installment of the “Indiana Jones” franchise.

Report: Disney May Spin Off ESPN

Walt Disney Co. is looking to spin off its lucrative ESPN sports network, according to a media report.

Disney Settles ‘Black Widow’ Lawsuit

Walt Disney Co. and actress Scarlett Johansson have agreed to settle her lawsuit filed against the company over claims of breach of contract connected with her performance in the film “Black Widow,” according to media reports.

Universal Studios Theme Park to Require Vaccine or Test

Universal Studios Hollywood will begin on Oct. 7 asking for proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test for all guests ages 12 and up.

Netflix Acquires Glendale Game Studio

Netflix Inc. has acquired Night School Studio, an independent video game developer.

Loop Media Launches Latin Content Initiative

Loop Media Inc. launched a month-long programming initiative to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month.

Vegas Ticket Seller Files for Chapter 11

Tix Corp. and its subsidiary, Tix4Tonight, have filed for voluntary Chapter 11 protection in Nevada.

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Burbank’s Counterintuity Buys Digital Marketing Firm

Burbank-based marketing agency Counterintuity has acquired the website and app development business of Digital Natives, a 10-year-old New York City-based digital marketing firm.

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