In a SHOCKING turn of events, and a day we never thought possible (but dreamt of constantly)… Fox could very well be selling off their massive catalogue, including to not limited to Marvel character rights, to Disney.
*NERDGASM* —- “….Imagine all the possibilities…”
According to sources, Fox is looking to focus more on news and sports, and less on television and film. With Fox holding the rights to the X-Men universe as well as the Fantastic Four gallery, many have been hoping the fox and the mouse could work together. If the deal does go through, fans may very well see the merger of the two universes.
“The talks were no longer active by Monday afternoon when CNBC first reported them, according to one of these people. They were very preliminary and broke down over price and other key deal terms…”
Source 1: 21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell to Disney: Sources
Source 2: Disney, 21st Century Fox discussed possible mega-deal
Source 3: Disney has reportedly been in talks to buy most of 21st Century Fox
Source 4: Disney Held Talks to Acquire Assets of 21st Century Fox – Discussions are no longer active and included Sky stake