To give her daughter the opportunity neither she nor her mother had, Nazma Akhter made the only choices possible for a poor, illiterate woman in Bangladesh.
Carolina Lightcap resigned unexpectedly as president of Disney Channels Worldwide after less than two years on the job.
Rich Ross, chairman of Walt Disney Co.’s film unit, resigned following the company’s $200 million loss on the science-fiction picture “John Carter,” possibly the biggest ever for a single movie.
Walt Disney Co., the world’s largest media company, introduced a new publication, DYOU , as it taps the magazine market for pre-teen girls worldwide.
Two men pleaded guilty to using illegal computer tactics to buy and resell more than 1 million choice seats for events for events such as Bruce Springsteen concerts and the Rose Bowl football game.
Netflix Inc. , the movie-rental service, will expand its online offering of Walt Disney Co. shows, adding programs such as ABC Family’s “Greek” after introducing a streaming-only service last month.
For more than 70 years, Walt Disney Co. has used a warbling Jiminy Cricket to encourage families to wish upon a star.