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Here are the latest posts about Disney on The Write News:

A Dog Can Blog in Disney's Dog With a Blog Show
A show starring a blogging dog is coming to the Disney Channel in October. (September 22, 2012)

Disney Shutters Wonder Time Despite Rising Rate Base
In a surprising move, Disney is shuttering its Wondertime magazine and folding the wondertime. (January 23, 2009)

Sleek New Disney Website Planned
The New York Times is reporting that Disney CEO Robert A. (January 2, 2007)

Disney Close to Buying Pixar
Disney is said to be in serious talks to acquire Pixar in a buyout worth $7 billion. (January 23, 2006)

SLG Publishing Creates Comics in Disney Deal
SLG Publishing recently announced a partnership with Disney Publishing Worldwide to publish four new Disney-inspired comic book series: Haunted Mansion, TRON, Wonderland and Gargoyles. (January 9, 2006)

Boing Boing's Obsession with Disney
In the last 38 days there have been 20 Disney-related posts on Boing Boing according to a Technorati search. (June 19, 2005)

Disney Names Robert A. Iger CEO
Robert A. (March 25, 2005)

Picunko Promoted at Beuna Vista Games
Buena Vista Games, Inc. (March 1, 2005)

Disney To Make Films Based On Judy Blume Books
Author Judy Blume (Are You There God? It's Me Margaret, Blubber, Superfudge, and Deenie), filmmaker Lawrence Blume, and producer Jane Startz have entered into a multi-picture deal with The Walt Disney Studios to develop and produce films based on Judy Blume's books for young people, it was announced by Nina Jacobson, president of the Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group. (April 2, 2004)

Disney Signs Agreement With Walden Media to Produce Narnia
The Walt Disney Studios has entered into an agreement with Walden Media to co-finance and distribute the motion picture The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, the first book published in C. (March 26, 2004)

Disney Acquires The Muppets
The Walt Disney Company and The Jim Henson Company announced that they have entered into an agreement under which Disney will acquire the Muppets and Bear in the Big Blue House properties from Henson. (February 27, 2004)

Disney and Gemstone Relaunch Disney Comic Books
Disney Publishing Worldwide and Gemstone Publishing have announced a series of comic books featuring a variety of the most popular Disney characters. (July 4, 2003)

Premiere Issue of Lifetime Magazine Debuts
Lifetime Entertainment Services, jointly owned by The Hearst Corporation and The Walt Disney Company, and Hearst Magazines has unveiled the premiere issue of Lifetime magazine, a new women's lifestyle title with the tagline "real life, real women. (April 18, 2003)

Disney Acquires The Baby Einstein Company
The Walt Disney Company has acquired The Baby Einstein Company, a creator of media products, toys and books for babies and toddlers, it was announced by Disney President and Chief Operating Officer Robert A. (November 7, 2001)

Disney Forms Game Entertainment Business Unit
The Walt Disney Company has formed a new business unit, the Buena Vista Game Entertainment Studio, with Jan E. (September 19, 2001)

Disney to Purchase Fox Family Worldwide
The Walt Disney Co. (July 25, 2001)

Disney To Expand ABC.com
Walt Disney Internet Group (WDIG) and ABC will expand their online entertainment and news content, offering a more robust ABC. (May 4, 2001)

Disney, Wenner Media, Form New Company
The Walt Disney Company and Wenner Media have formed a new entertainment publishing company through which Disney has acquired a 50 percent interest in US Weekly. (March 2, 2001)

Disney Publishing Promotes Lisa Holton to Publisher Global Children's Books
As part of Disney Publishing Worldwide's global restructuring, Lisa Holton has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Publisher, Global Children's Books, Disney Publishing Worldwide, effective immediately. (October 7, 1999)

United News & Media Acquires MP&A Editorial
United News & Media plc has announced that one of its trade magazine subsidiaries, Miller Freeman PSN, Inc. (August 25, 1999)