With Fox, Disney will have an even bigger footprint in Hollywood [LA Times]

With Fox, Disney will have an even bigger footprint in Hollywood [LA Times]

By Ryan Faughnder

March 8, 2019 |Walt Disney Co.’s entertainment kingdom is about to get a whole lot bigger thanks to its pending purchase of 21st Century Fox assets, and the rest of Hollywood has only just begun to grapple with the consequences of the company’s increasing power.

The long-anticipated $71.3-billion acquisition will put the X-Men, Homer Simpson, the Avengers, Buzz Lightyear, Kylo Ren and the gang from “Avatar” under the same roof, giving the Burbank company an unprecedented share of film and television franchises.

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