How Much Does Disney Actually Owns? – Full List 2021

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We all know that, when it comes to Film Production, Television, 20th Century Studios, Superheroes, Marvel, Parks, etc. the conversation is incomplete without using the word Disney. Disney is hands down the best in every way.

Disney is one of the oldest and leading company when it comes to Film Production Industry. Disney is a parent company of many major Film Production Companies, such as 20th Century Studios, Marvel Studios, etc. So, how much does exactly disney owns? Answer for this question is A Lot!


Literally, there is a very long list, if you want to know how much does disney owns you have came to the right place. So, lets get started!

So, here is the full list of how much exactly does disney owns in 2021.

The Walt Disney Studios

Motion Pictures

• Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group

• Walt Disney Pictures

• Touchstone Pictures (dormant)

• Disneynature

• Hollywood Pictures (defunct)

• Lucasfilm

• Marvel Studios

• 20th Century Studios (formerly 20th Century Fox)

• Searchlight Pictures (formerly Fox Searchlight Pictures)

• Fox 2000 Pictures (defunct)


• Walt Disney Animation Studios (formerly Walt Disney Feature Animation)

• Disneytoon Studios (defunct)

• Pixar Animation Studios

• 20th Century Animation (formerly 20th Century Fox Animation)

• Blue Sky Studios



• Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (formerly Buena Vista Pictures Distribution Inc. and Buena Vista International)

Disney Music Group

• Walt Disney Records

• Hollywood Records

• Lyric Street Records

• Disney Music Publishing (see Disney Music Group page for a list of publishers that are part of Disney Music Publishing)

Disney Theatrical Group

• Disney Theatrical Productions

• Disney Live Family Entertainment

• Music Theatre International

• Disney on Ice – produced by Feld Entertainment

• Disney Live  – produced by Feld Entertainment

• Disney Character Voices International


Disney Studio Services

Studio Production Services

• Walt Disney Studios (Burbank)

• Golden Oak Ranch

• Prospect Studios

• KABC7 Studio B

Studio Post Production

• Disney Digital Studio Services


Disney Media Networks

Walt Disney Television

Disney Television Studios

• ABC Studios (formerly Touchstone Television)

• ABC Signature Studios

• ABC Studios International

• 20th Century Fox Television (Now known as 20th Century Studios Television)

• 20th Television

• Fox Television Animation

• Fox 21 Television Studios

• Hulu Scripted Originals Team

• Hulu Documentary Films

• Disney/ABC Television Group Digital Media

• Walt Disney Television (defunct)


Equity Stakes

• A+E Networks – (joint venture between Disney (50%) and Hearst Corporation (50%))

Maker Studios Inc.

• Maker Studios


• Polaris



• Maker Gen


ABC Entertainment Group

• ABC Television Network

• ABC Entertainment

• ABC Television Studios

• ABC Digital

• ABC News

• Times Square Studios (division)

ABC Owned Television Stations Group

• WLS-7 Chicago, Illinois

• KFSN-30 Fresno, California

• KTRK-13 Houston, Texas

• KABC-7 Los Angeles, California

• On The Red Carpet

• WABC-7 New York City

• WPVI-6 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

• WTVD-11 Raleigh-Durham

• KGO-7 San Francisco, California

• Live Well Network

• ABC National Television Sales

• ABC Regional Sports and Entertainment Sales

ABC Family Worldwide

• Freeform – formerly ABC Family

• ABC Spark – with Corus Entertainment

• ABC Family Digital


Disney Channels Worldwide (US unit)

• Disney Channel

• Disney Cinemagic

• Disney Junior

• Disney XD

• Hungama

• Radio Disney

• Disney Television Animation

• It’s a Laugh Productions

FX Networks

• FX

• FX on Hulu


• FX Movie Channel

• FX Entertainment

• FX Productions


National Geographic Networks

• National Geographic TV

• Nat Geo Wild

• Nat Geo Mundo

ESPN, Inc.

(Disney 80%, Hearst Corporation 20%)

• ESPN and HD

• ESPN2 and HD

• ESPN on ABC – formerly ABC Sports

• ESPN Classic

• ESPNews and HD

• ESPN Deportes

• ESPN Films


• ESPN Now

• ESPN Plus

• ESPN Original Entertainment

• ESPN Pay-Per-View

• ESPN Regional Television

• ESPN Internation

• ESPN America

• ESPN Star Sports (joint venture between Disney (50%) and News Corporation (50%))

• TSN (20%)

• ESPN Radio

• Mobile ESPN


• ESPN The Magazine

• ESPN Books (an imprint of Disney’s Hyperion Books)

• ESPN Home Entertainment

• ESPN Outdoors


• ESPN Digital Center


Advertising and Distribution

• Disney Advertising Sales

• Disney Media Distribution

• Disney-ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution

• Disney-ABC Domestic Television – Formerly as Buena Vista Television

• Disney-ABC International Television – Formerly as Buena Vista International Television

• Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (distributes under the following labels: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Touchstone Home Entertainment, Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment, Marvel Studios, Lucasfilm, 20th Century Studios, Searchlight Pictures, ABC Studios, and Freeform. Buena Vista Home Entertainment Inc. doing business as)

• Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC

• Movies Anywhere


Disney Parks, Experiences and Products

Disney Games and Interactive Experiences

Disney Online




• Disney Family (


• Take180 Digital Entertainment Studio

• DigiSynd

• Disney Mobile Web



• ABC News Now


• ESPNcricinfo – actually a subsidiary of ESPN EMEA, which is in turn a part of ESPN International

• ESPN Scrum – actually a subsidiary of ESPN EMEA, which is in turn a part of ESPN International

• ESPNsoccernet

• – formerly GO Network



• Club










• Hulu (27%)

• Hundreds of other websites relating to Disney properties & businesses, just a few are listed above


Disney Games

• Club Penguin

• Pixie Hollow

• Playdom

Disney Interactive Studios

(DIS) – formerly Buena Vista Games

• Avalanche Software

• Black Rock Studios

• Fall Line Studios

• Junction Point Studios

Disney Mobile

• Disney Mobile Studios

• Starwave Mobile

• Living Mobile

• Minds Eye Productions

• Enorbus

• mobile2win China

• Wideload Games

• Tapulous


Disney Consumer Products

• D23

• Disney Store


• World of Disney Store

• Disney Apparel, Accessories & Footwear

• Disney Food, Health & Beauty

• Disney Home & Infant

• Disney Publishing Worldwide

• Children’s Books:

• Hyperion Books

• Jump At the Sun

• Volo Books

• Michael di Capua Books

• Disney Press

• Disney Editions

• Disney Libri

• Disney Educational Productions

• Global Children’s Magazines (hundreds of publications are included, listed below are just a few)

• W.I.T.C.H.

• Topolino

• Disney Princess Magazine

• Winnie the Pooh Magazine

• Fairies Magazine

• Mickey Mouse Magazine

• CrossGen – restarted as an imprint by Marvel Comics

• Disney English

• The Baby Einstein Company (formerly; still owns the rights to Little Einsteins)

• Disney Stationery

• Disney Toys

• Disney Electronics


Parks & Resorts

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts division owns and operates two resorts in the United States and another three internationally through various joint ventures and licensing agreements.

• Adventures by Disney

• Walt Disney Imagineering

Disneyland Resort

Anaheim, California, United States

• Disneyland – 1955

• Disney California Adventure Park – 2001

• Downtown Disney (California)

• Resorts:

• Disneyland Hotel

• Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel

• Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel

Walt Disney World

Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States

• Magic Kingdom – 1971

• Epcot – 1982

• Disney’s Hollywood Studios – 1989

• Disney’s Animal Kingdom – 1998

• Downtown Disney (Florida)

• Pleasure Island

• Downtown Disney Marketplace

• Downtown Disney Westside

• ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

• Water Parks:

• River Country – 1976-2001

• Typhoon Lagoon – 1989

• Blizzard Beach – 1994

• Resorts:

• Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

• Disney’s Beach Club Resort

• Disney’s BoardWalk Inn

• Disney’s Contemporary Resort

• Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa

• Disney’s Polynesian Resort

• Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

• Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

• Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground

• Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

• Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

• Disney’s Port Orleans Resort, French Quarter

• Disney’s Port Orleans Resort, Riverside (formerly known as Disney’s Dixie Landings Resort)

• Disney’s All-Star Movies Resort

• Disney’s All-Star Music Resort

• Disney’s All-Star Sports Resort

• Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Cinderalla Castle in Magic Kingdom

Disney Parks International

Tokyo Disney Resort

Urayasu, Chiba, Japan, near Tokyo (owned and operated by The Oriental Land Company through a licensing agreement with Disney)

• Tokyo Disneyland – 1983

• Tokyo DisneySea – 2001

• Ikspiari

• Resorts:

• Disney Ambassador Hotel

• Tokyo DisneySea Hotel MiraCosta

• Tokyo Disneyland Hotel


Disneyland Paris

Opened on 12 April 1992 as the Euro Disney Resort. Located in Marne-la-Vallée, France (Disney 51%, public shareholders 49%)

• Euro Disney S.C.A.

• Disneyland Park – 1992 (opened as Euro Disneyland)

• Walt Disney Studios – 2002

• Disney Village – 1992 (Opened as Festival Disney)

• Resorts:

• Disney’s Davy Crockett Ranch

• Disneyland Hotel

• Disney’s Hotel Cheyenne

• Disney’s Hotel New York

• Disney’s Hotel Santa Fe

• Disney’s Newport Bay Club

• Disney’s Sequoia Lodge

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort

Penny’s Bay, Lantau Island, Hong Kong (Disney 48%, Hong Kong Government 52%)

• Hong Kong International Theme Parks

• Hong Kong Disneyland – 2005

• Inspiration Lake – 2005

• Resorts:

• Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel

• Disney’s Hollywood Hotel

Disney Signature Experiences

Disney Cruise Line

• Disney Magic – 1998

• Disney Wonder – 1999

• Castaway Cay – 1998

• Disney Dream- 2011

• Disney Fantasy- 2012


Disney Vacation Club

• Disney’s BoardWalk Villas, Walt Disney World Resort

• Disney’s Beach Club Villas, Walt Disney World Resort

• Disney’s Old Key West Resort, Walt Disney World Resort

• Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa, Walt Disney World Resort

• The Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge, Walt Disney World Resort

• Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort, Walt Disney World Resort

• The Villas at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, Walt Disney World Resort

• Disney’s Vero Beach Resort, Vero Beach, Florida

• Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

• The Villas at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Disneyland Resort

Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International

Streaming Services

• Disney Streaming Services

• Disney+


• Hulu (67%; with NBCUniversal as silent partner)

• Hotstar

• Movies Anywhere, LLC.

• Disney Streaming Services (formerly BAMTech Media)

• BAMTech Europe (50%)

• Cake Solutions

• Disney Digital Network

• Oh My Disney

• Disney Style

• Babble

• Disney Family

• Disney Eats

• Polaris

• The Platform


International networks

• ABC Spark IP (licensed to Corus Entertainment)

• Disney Channels Worldwide (international unit)

• Disney Channel

• Disney Cinemagic

• Disney International HD channel in India and Maldives

• Disney Junior

• Disney XD

• Hungama TV

• Broadcast Satellite Disney Co., Ltd. (April 2009) operator of Dlife channel (Japan)

• Marvel HQ

• Disney La Chaîne (licensed only, owned by Corus Entertainment)

• Fox Networks Group

• Fox

• Fox Crime

• Fox Comedy

• Fox Life

• Fox Movies

• Fox Sports International

• FX

• BabyTV

• 24Kitchen

• National Geographic Global Networks (73%)

• Star World


The Walt Disney Company Latin America

• Miravista Films[9]

• The Walt Disney Company Argentina

• Patagonik Film Group, an Argentina-based production company and joint venture[10]

• LAPTV [11]

• Rede Telecine (Brazil — co-owned with Globosat, Paramount Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Universal Studios)

• Fox Telecolombia (Colombia)

The Walt Disney Company Asia Pacific

The Walt Disney Company India

• Star India

• Star Media Networks

• Star Channels

• Star Plus

• Star Bharat

• Star Utsav

• Star Utsav Movies

• Star Gold

• Star Gold Select

• Movies OK

• Star Jalsha

• Star Jalsha Movies

• Star Pravah

• English Cluster

• Star World

• Star World Premiere

• Star Movies

• Star Movies Select

• National Geographic Channel

• Nat Geo Wild

• Fox Life

• Baby TV

• Star Sports Network

• Star Sports 1

• Star Sports 2

• Star Sports 3

• Star Sports Select 1

• Star Sports Select 2

• Star Sports 1 Hindi

• Star Sports 1 Tamil

• Star Sports 1 Telugu

• Star Sports 1 Kannada

• Star Sports 1 Bangla

• Star Sports 1 Marathi

• Star Sports First

• Star Media Networks South

• Asianet Star Communications

• Star Vijay

• Star Vijay Super

• Star Suvarna

• Star Suvarna Plus

• Asianet

• Asianet Plus

• Asianet Movies

• Star Maa Network

• Star Maa

• Star Maa Movies

• Star Maa Gold

• Star Maa Music

• Fox Star Studios

• Novi Digital Entertainment

• Mashal Sports (74%)

• Pro Kabaddi league

• Indian Super League (40%)[12]

• Tata Sky (30%)

• UTV Software Communications (100% stake since 2/2012)

• UTV Communications (USA) LLC

• IG Interactive Entertainment Ltd.

• UTV Global Broadcasting Ltd.

• UTV TV Content Ltd.

• UTV Action

• UTV Movies

• Bindass

• UTV Games Ltd.

• First Future Agri & Developers Ltd.

• UTV Motion Pictures PLC

• UTV Toons

• UTV New Media Ltd

• UTV Indiagames

Marvel Entertainment

• Marvel Characters, Inc.

• Marvel Studios

• Marvel Music

• Marvel Television division

• Marvel Animation

• MLG Productions 1 – MLG Productions 7

• Marvel Film Productions LLC (Delaware)

• MVL Productions LLC: an indirect wholly owned film development subsidiary[53]

• MVL Film Finance LLC: holder of Marvel’s Movie debt and theatrical film rights to the ten characters as collateral.

• MVL Rights, LLC: subsidiary holding movie rights of all Marvel Characters with some on contract with MVL Film Finance

• Iron Works Productions LLC: subsidiary holding debt to finance the Iron Man films.

• Incredible Productions LLC (Delaware): subsidiary holding debt to finance the Incredible Hulk film

• MVL Iron Works Productions Canada, Inc. (Province of Ontario)

• MVL Incredible Productions Canada, Inc. (Province of Ontario)

• Asgard Productions LLC (Delaware)

• Green Guy Toons LLC (Delaware)

• Squad Productions LLC (Delaware)

• MVL Development LLC (Delaware)

• Marvel Entertainment International Limited (United Kingdom)

• Marvel Internet Productions LLC (Delaware)

• Marvel Property, Inc. (Delaware)

• MRV, Inc. (Delaware)

• MVL International C.V. (The Netherlands)

• Marvel Worldwide, Inc.

• Marvel Comics

• Icon Comics


• Ultimate Comics

• Marvel Press

• Marvel Toys division

• Marvel Toys Limited (Hong Kong)


Other Assets

• BVS Entertainment/Saban Entertainment library – All of the Power Rangers rights sold to Saban Brands, and later to Hasbro. Also all the anime titles, co-productions with CinéGroupe, Dic Entertainment, and titles like Pigs Next Door, Wowser, Bobby’s World, Goosebumps and Totally Spies! rights sold to other companies.

• DePatie-Freleng Enterprises / Marvel Productions, Ltd. library

• SIP Animation library

• El Capitan Theatre

• The Muppets Studio (formerly Muppets Holding Company LLC)

• Times Square Studios

• It’s a Laugh Productions

• Silver Creek Pictures, Inc.

• Catalyst Investments, LLC

• POW! Entertainment – 10% of the outstanding shares of stock

• Reedy Creek Energy Services

International Business Ventures:

• Miravista Films

• Super RTL, Germany (joint venture between Disney [50%] and RTL Group [50%])

• RTL II, Germany (15.75 % stake)

• UTV Software Communications (100 % stake since 2/2012)

• NET TV, Spain (20 % stake)


Dormant or Shuttered Disney businesses

The following companies are subsidiaries of Disney that either are no longer active or have been absorbed into another part of the company.

• Arena Football League – ESPN bought a minority share of the league in December 2006; the league ceased operations in July 2009. The AFL was revived in 2010, but is a separate legal entity from the original, with no Disney ownership.

• Cal Publishing — Cal Publishing was a subsidiary created by Disney to acquire the assets of CrossGen. After the acquisition, both companies were folded into Disney Publishing Worldwide. Disney subsidiary Marvel Comics has since announced that it will revive CrossGen as an imprint.

• Hollywood Basic — A sub-label of Hollywood Records that released rap music (including music by DJ Shadow and Organized Konfusion). The label was discontinued in the mid 1990s.

• Miramax Zoe — A division of Miramax Films (when Disney used to own Miramax before they sold it to Filmyard Holdings, LLC) and Buena Vista International that was created to acquire and release French films in the U.S. The label has not been used since Amélie (2001).

• ABC Films — A division of ABC, Inc. that distributed first-run and off-network TV programming to television stations and networks worldwide. Majority of the backlog is currently controlled by CBS Television Studios through Spelling Entertainment Group.

• ABC Pictures Corp. / ABC Motion Pictures — A division of ABC, Inc. that produced and distributed a number of films theatrically. The division became inactive before the acquisition of Capital Cities/ABC by Disney, but its library was brought into Disney through the acquisition. In 2003, Buena Vista Home Entertainment licensed most of the ABC theatrical titles out to MGM for home entertainment distribution. That deal expired in 2008 and the distribution rights have transferred back to Disney.

• ABC Circle Films / ABC Productions — A division of ABC, Inc. that produced both film and television series for ABC. Upon the acquisition by Disney, ABC Circle Films and its library were absorbed into ABC Studios (at the time, Touchstone Television).

• ABC Kids / Replaced by Litton’s Weekend Adventure

• Club Disney – A creation of Disney Regional Entertainment, Club Disney had 5 locations built in the U.S. All 5 locations were closed in November 1999.

• DIC Entertainment – Animation studio acquired in the Capital Cities/ABC purchase in 1996. Operated independently from other Disney subsidiaries due to it being a Limited Partnership. Was sold back to it’s original owner in 2000.

• Discovery Island – Part of the Walt Disney World, Discovery Island offered a look at wildlife from its opening in 1974 until its close in 1999.

• Disney Auctions

• Disney Magazine – A magazine publication that gave die-hard Disney fans an inside look at the company. This title was in publication from December 1965 until April 2005. A similar online magazine called the Disney Insider was said to take its place.

• Disney Regional Entertainment – Ran Disney Quest and the ESPN Zone Restaurant/entertainment chains. The division was closed in June 2010. Two ESPN Zones remain operating, but now as local franchises.

• ImageMovers Digital – Closed in 2011 after the abysmal opening of Mars Needs Moms.

• Infoseek Corporation – Acquired by Disney in 1998 and merged into Disney’s GO Network. The Infoseek name is no longer in use.

• Jumbo Pictures — Acquired by Disney in 1996, Jumbo Pictures produced Doug, 101 Dalmatians: The Series, and PB&J Otter for Disney. The company was folded into Walt Disney Television Animation.

• Propaganda Games – Shuttered in January 2011 after the development of Tron: Evolution was completed, and Pirates of the Caribbean: Armada of the Damned was canceled.

• Starwave – Starwave was merged with Infoseek and acquired by Disney in 1998 to form GO Network. Starwave no longer operates as a stand alone business. The label was recently resurrected to form Disney’s Starwave Mobile which licenses content from third party companies for cell phone content.

• SIP Animation – A French animation company who Disney purchased a minorty stake in 2002 after splitting from Saban Entertainment. Closed down in 2009.

• Talk – A failed magazine publication venture between Miramax Films and Tina Brown launched in 1999 and shuttered in 2001.

• Jetix Animation Concepts – Folded into Walt Disney Television Animation in 2009.


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