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Disney and 21st Century Fox acquisition: How it will shake Hollywood

The state of Hollywood to shake; Disney has announced plans to acquire parts of 21st Century Fox. Here is a look at what that means for the consumer and the impact of entertainment on streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu.

Refresh to see updates for The Disney-Fox deal is not up to the announcement of Deadpool today, with star Ryan Reynolds tweeting an early precursor for the funniest response to the corporate mega-deal.

Take a look here, along with comments from James Gunn and James L. Brooks. We work with some of the other responses as they arrive.

Apparently, you can’t actually blow the Matterhorn. pic.twitter.com/2bEAAcZrUv

— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) December 14, 2017

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  • </p><p>&mdash; Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) <a href=”https://twitter.com/VancityReynolds/status/941323404417802241?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” rel=”nofollow” target=”_blank” >December 14, 2017</a>

  • </p><p>&mdash; james l. brooks (@canyonjim) <a href=”https://twitter.com/canyonjim/status/941337024002383874?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” rel=”nofollow” target=”_blank” >December 14, 2017</a>

  • </p><p>&mdash; James Gunn (@JamesGunn) <a href=”https://twitter.com/JamesGunn/status/941341356642811904?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” rel=”nofollow” target=”_blank” >December 14, 2017</a>

  • </p><p>&mdash; James Gunn (@JamesGunn) <a href=”https://twitter.com/JamesGunn/status/941346237801885696?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw” rel=”nofollow” target=”_blank” >December 14, 2017</a>

Simpsons say hello to Mickey with respect (he is a lot older than we) pic.twitter.com/bD6wTZebas

— james l. brooks (@canyonjim) December 14, 2017

Although there are many aspects to disney’s acquisition of the 21st Century Foxs assets, personally, I’m incredibly happy with it, for the obvious reason.

Welcome home, old friends. https://t.co/MpQHEnOTVL

— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) December 14, 2017

Just saw this guy pulling up next to my office. pic.twitter.com/7oH9kjrR4D

— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) December 14, 2017

I love how Disney said the Fox, “We take it ALL… Except for Fox News that is a dog shit.”

— George Wallace (@MrGeorgeWallace) December 14, 2017

 

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