The Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox is complete.
From today, if you head on over to the Walt Disney website, you’ll be greeted by this banner…
Avatar, The Simpsons, Deadpool – yep, they’re now all OFFICIALLY part of Disney, along with the likes of Family Guy, The X-Files, Fantastic Four, the X-Men, Die Hard, Aliens, Predator and so much more.
In a statement, Disney said:
“The acquisition of 21st Century Fox’s iconic collection of businesses and franchises will allow Disney to provide more appealing high-quality content and entertainment options to meet growing consumer demand; increase its international footprint; and expand its direct-to-consumer offerings, which include ESPN+ for sports fans, the highly-anticipated Disney+ streaming video-on-demand service launching in late 2019; and Disney and 21st Century Fox’s combined ownership stake in Hulu.”