Disney News Roundup: Key Updates and Events for Thursday, June 29, 2023

Disney News Roundup:

Welcome to our comprehensive Disney news roundup for June 29, 2023. We’ve curated the latest news related to Disney, providing you with a detailed summary of each news item. Let’s dive in!

1. The 41 Best Shows on Disney+ Right Now

According to Wired, there are 41 shows on Disney+ that you should be watching right now. From “American Born Chinese” to “Secret Invasion,” there’s something for everyone on the platform. This news is a testament to Disney’s commitment to providing diverse and high-quality content for its subscribers.

2. Buzz Lightyear Branded an ‘LGBTQ+ Ally’

In a recent Disney parade, “Toy Story” character Buzz Lightyear was seen dancing and fanning himself with a rainbow-colored fan, leading to him being branded an LGBTQ+ ally by Breitbart News Network. This move by Disney is seen as a step towards promoting inclusivity and diversity in their content.

3. KeyBanc Downgrades Disney

KeyBanc has downgraded Disney due to ‘meaningful uncertainty’ around the media giant, as reported by CNBC. This news might impact investor sentiment and could potentially affect Disney’s stock price.

4. Disney Beats Investor Lawsuit Over Feud with DeSantis

Disney has won a lawsuit filed by investors over a feud with DeSantis, according to Yahoo News. This victory could potentially strengthen Disney’s position in future legal disputes.

5. New Worries About Disney Shares

According to CNBC, there are new worries about Disney shares. Investors are advised to keep a close eye on the situation.

6. DeSantis Wants Court to Schedule Disney Trial After 2024 Election

DeSantis has filed a motion to dismiss Disney’s suit accusing him of political retaliation after the company criticized the law dubbed “Don’t Say Gay” by critics. This news, reported by CNBC, could potentially impact Disney’s ongoing legal battles.

7. Disney’s Latest Flop: ‘Secret Invasion’ Tanks with Viewers

Disney’s new Disney+ Marvel series “Secret Invasion,” with Samuel L. Jackson reprising his role as Nick Fury,has not been well-received by viewers, according to Breitbart News Network. This could potentially impact Disney+’s viewership numbers.

8. Disneyland Closing 3 Popular Rides During Peak of Summer

Disneyland will temporarily close Soarin’ Around the World, Toy Story Midway Mania, and the Disneyland Monorail for standard refurbishments in July, as reported by The Mercury News. This news might affect visitor experiences during the peak summer season.

9. Disney’s ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Ads Enrage New Yorkers

Disney’s upcoming entry in its “Indiana Jones” series has taken a bad turn by annoying commuters on the New York subways with off-putting audio ads for the film, according to Breitbart News Network. This could potentially impact the film’s reception among New Yorkers.

10. First Look at ‘Rogers: The Musical’ Coming to Disney California Adventure

Disney California Adventure Park is set to host “Rogers: The Musical,” a one-act musical production based on the story of Steve Rogers, Captain America. KTLA provides a first look at this exciting new addition to the park’s offerings.

11. Maui Joins Disney Lorcana TCG

Maui, the demigod from Moana, is joining the Disney Lorcana TCG, according to an exclusive reveal by IGN.com. This news will likely excite fans of the popular trading card game.

12. Disney’s Don’t Say Gay Bill Lawsuit Win Puts DeSantis on Notice

Disney’s win in a lawsuit over the “Don’t Say Gay” bill has put DeSantis on notice, according to Yahoo News. This victory could have significant implications for Disney’s ongoing legal battles.

That wraps up our Disney news roundup for today. Stay tuned for more updates and in-depth coverage of all things Disney!

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