The popular animated series "The Simpsons" has once again confirmed its status as a cultural phenomenon, showing the world another amazing epiphany. It turned out that Walt Disney's purchase of 20th Century Fox was predicted in the series two decades ago.
In an episode of the tenth season of the show, "When You Dish Upon a Star," which aired on November 7, 1998 Homer Simpson dated Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin, and the 20th Century Fox office came into view, with a sign that said the studio was a division of Walt Disney.
Earlier in the series, the presidency of Donald Trump was also predicted , as well as the fact that director Joss Whedon will be forced to deal with the salvation of the movie "Justice League".
Recall that on December 14, 2017, it was announced that a significant portion of 21st Century Fox, including a movie and television studio, as well as cable channels and an impressive library of movies and franchises, had become the property of Walt Disney. The deal is valued at over $ 60 billion. Most of this amount will be paid in shares of Walt Disney itself. Further plans of the merged corporation have not yet been specified.
The Topic of Article: The Simpsons knew about the Walt Disney purchase of Fox 20 years ago.