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Priyanka is a writer, artist, avid reader, and travel enthusiast based in Chicago. In her free time, she is probably walking by the lake, catching up on the latest releases on TV, or spending inordinate amounts of time rewatching Moana, Encanto, and her Disney Channel life-long favorites Zack and Cody wreak havoc on the Tipton.

Disney Slaps New Lawsuit on DeSantis’ Board for Violating Florida Law, Withholding Public Records

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It seems the battle between Disney and DeSantis’ CFTOD board is still rife with lawsuits and challenges per this recent development. The battle between the Central Florida Tourism Oversight District board—i.e., the folks who represent Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis—and the Walt Disney Company has become the stuff of legend. Its various backs and forths made headlines for months, and parts ...

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Fired ABC Anchors Might Be Getting Married Soon

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Fired ABC anchors Amy Robach and T.J. Holmes spilled the tea recently on their podcast about whether they’ll be tying the knot soon. Amy Robach and T.J. Holmes have become incredibly famous among Disney/ABC fans, and it’s unclear if it’s for the right reasons. In 2022, the couple made headlines and caused a scandal when they were discovered to be ...

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New Series About Violent, Polygamist Cult Comes to Disney+

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A new docuseries called ‘Daughters of the Cult’ is coming to Disney+ and Hulu in the new year: here’s what it’s about. There have been a lot of strange and eccentric shows that Disney (or any of its subsidiaries) has either greenlit or distributed on its platform and through its channels over the past year, and the Mouse House has ...

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Anaheim Police Issues Statement on Threats of Active Shooter at Disney Hotel

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On December 21, 2023, many guests reported seeing increased police presence in and around the Disneyland Hotel; the police department issued a statement providing clarification on the events. While both the Walt Disney World Resort and the Disneyland Resort are agreed upon to be places of magic and wonder, there are occasionally times when we have news of a more ...

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Yet Another Disney Employee Arrested for Child Pornography

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Reporting news of a more somber nature, a Disney employee was recently arrested for 32 counts of child pornography per the latest reports. While the Walt Disney World parks are undoubtedly places of magic and wonder, there are times when there is news of a less-than-savory nature to report relating to events that happen at these locations. Sometimes, it’s ride ...

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‘Fast & Furious’ Actor Sued for Sexual Assault & Battery

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Warning: Disney Fanatic is a family-friendly site. However, this topic is extremely sensitive and should be read with caution.  After the Jonathan Majors hearing just concluded, another Marvel and Disney actor has been sued for alleged sexual assault. It’s a moment of reckoning for many actors in Hollywood. The industry is currently facing multiple lawsuits, with many famous actors being called ...

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Experts Predict Bob Iger Isn’t Leaving Disney Anytime Soon (And Here’s Who Will Replace Him When He Does)

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Experts prepared their usual predictions for the business world in 2024, and they had some interesting insights about Disney and its long-standing CEO. For years now, Bob Iger has been a name that many relate very strongly to the Walt Disney Company. He has been at the helm of one of the most influential entertainment conglomerates in the world for ...

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Disney Claims “No Responsibility” in Harvey Weinstein Sexual Assault Case

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Warning: Disney Fanatic is a family-friendly site. However, this topic is extremely sensitive and should be read with caution. In defending itself when it comes to the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault case, Disney has claimed “no responsibility” in an argument to dismiss plaintiff Julia Ormond’s claims. The Harvey Weinstein sexual assault case swept Hollywood and uprooted one of the worst offenders ...

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“Disney Will Outlast DeSantis”: Disney World Scholar Shares Insight into Current Dilemma

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Richard Foglesong, a renowned Disney World scholar, recently shared further insight into the current happenings in the Central Florida Tourism Oversight District (formerly known as the Reedy Creek Improvement District). While the more dramatic aspects of the Disney-DeSantis battle have certainly calmed down, the question still remains about how the issue will be resolved and, more importantly, what the future ...

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