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fuboTV Ink Distribution Deal With Disney Media Networks

FaceBank Group and Disney Media Networks announced a comprehensive distribution agreement to deliver Disney’s robust lineup of premier news, sports, and entertainment content from ESPN and Walt Disney Television to live TV streaming platform fuboTV.  More

Sinclair Broadcast Group Closes Deal With Disney for 21 Fox RSNs

It’s finally official: Sinclair Broadcast Group has closed its deal with The Walt Disney Company to acquire the equity interests in 21 regional sports networks and Fox College Sports, which were acquired by Disney in its deal with 21st Century Fox. The transaction, which closed Friday after getting the green light from the U.S. Department […]  More

DOJ Approves Disney’s $71B Bid for Fox on the Condition That It Divest All 22 Fox RSNs

The Department of Justice approved the Walt Disney Company’s $71 billion bid for the entertainment assets of 21st Century Fox on Wednesday on the condition that Disney divest all of Fox’s 22 regional sports networks, which it has agreed to do. The government’s approval likely throws a wrench in Comcast’s competing bid for Fox’s assets […]  More

Disney, UFC Ink Deal To Stream Live Fights on ESPN+

The UFC is moving to ESPN and ESPN+. The MMA promoter has signed a multi-year deal with The Walt Disney Company’s new Direct-To-Consumer & International segment and ESPN for exclusive live UFC content on ESPN+ and across a variety of ESPN’s television, social, and digital platforms, in English and Spanish. The deal, which will begin […]  More

Disney Dishes Out $1B for 33% Stake in MLB’s BAMTech Streaming Business

The Walt Disney Company has acquired a 33% stake in BAMTech, the technology services and video streaming company previously formed by Major League Baseball (MLB). As part of the transaction, which was first reported by several outlets in June, BAMTech has been separated from MLB’s broader digital business, MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM). In addition, BAMTech will collaborate with […]  More

ESPN Names Mia Rondinella SVP, Global Distribution and Strategy for Disney Media Distribution and Disney and ESPN Media Networks

Disney Media Distribution and Disney and ESPN Media Networks today announced the promotion of Mia Rondinella to senior vice president, global distribution and strategy.  Rondinella will manage with the Disney & ESPN Media Networks’ domestic affiliate sales and marketing business strategy group and oversee the global distribution business operations and strategy team for Disney Media Distribution.  More

Complete Disney and ESPN Network Lineups Coming to Playstation Vue

Disney and ESPN Media Networks and Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (SNEI) announced an agreement to bring the company’s media networks to PlayStation Vue, the cloud-based live TV service. Disney will offer ESPN, ABC-owned local stations, Disney Channel, ABC Family, and more networks on PlayStation Vue with the service’s unique features, including the ability to […]  More

Carriage Deals: Disney, NTTC Ink Broad Agreement; ESPN’s SEC Network Picked Up By Comcast, Regionals

The National Telco Television Consortium and The Walt Disney Company today have announced a comprehensive multi-year distribution agreement to deliver Disney’s robust lineup of top quality sports, news and entertainment content to NTTC members’ customers across TVs, computers, smartphones, tablets, gaming consoles and connected devices. The telecommunications consortium serves member systems throughout the United States. […]  More

Disney, ESPN Up Eric Rachtman to SVP of Global Distribution and Strategy

Disney and ESPN Media Networks have announced the promotion of Eric Ratchman to senior vice president, global distribution and strategy. In his new role, Ratchman will continue to manage the domestic affiliate sales and marketing business strategy group and assume additional responsibilities overseeing the global distribution business operations and strategy team for Disney Media Distribution.  More

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