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Disney is about to go to war with Netflix and Fox could be a big weapon

Disney is preparing for a full-scale rivalry with Netflix. That means Disney needs all the programming it can get as it plans for a direct-to-consumer, digitally-dominated media future. Disney's first shot in this war may be to buy a collection of assets from 21st Century Fox. More deals are sure to follow. Disney may be closing in on a media-industry-rocking deal to acquire a collection of assets from 21st Century Fox.
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