Kathy Griffin

Disney has a wholesome, family-friendly image. Will acquiring Fox create a culture clash?

Disney has a wholesome, family-friendly image. Will acquiring Fox create a culture clash?

Stewie Griffin, meet Mickey Mouse.

The foulmouthed toddler of Fox’s animated series “Family Guy” is a diaper-clad troublemaker whose florid vocabulary and diabolical machinations probably would get him kicked out of the Magic Kingdom.

But with Walt Disney Co.’s game-changing plan to acquire key 21st Century Fox assets, including its movie and TV production studios, Stewie could soon find himself a corporate cousin to Disney’s wholesome cast of animated characters from movies including “Aladdin” and “Zootopia.”

20th Century Fox has...

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