Disney’s acquisition of Fox’s assets is now complete! The $71.3 billion Disney and Fox deal means Disney now owns the 21st Century Fox movie and TV divisions. The deal means we now have a chance to see the X-Men, Deadpool and Fantastic Four make an appear in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox was finalized on Wednesday, March 20, months before it was expected . The Disney and Fox Deal was first announced in December 2017.
Marvel optioned the film and television rights to many of their major characters from 1986 to 1996, as a way to make cash and help the company from going bankrupt.