Disney won't be buying 20th Century Fox

A news report earlier this week rocked the entertainment biz by revealing that Disney recently had serious talks with 20th Century Fox to purchase its television and film production divisions. Marvel fans, in particular, were intrigued at the thought of the X-Men joining the Avengers on the big screen. But before hopes got too high, reports quickly noted that the talks had already ended before any of this was made public, and – as it currently stands – it wasn’t going to work out. So what happened?

Precise details – such as the specifics of the purchase and the prices being discussed – are unknown, but it has been revealed by Disney’s Failed Acquisition of Fox Explained