Connect
To Top

Disney’s fifth Pirates film Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales has reportedly been stolen by hackers and being held for ransom. The hackers have reportedly requested that Disney pays them a lot of money through Bitcoin but the studio has declined and is working directly with the FBI.

Advertisement

The film is scheduled for release on May 26, but the hackers are claiming that they will release small portions of the film in increments if they don’t get the ransom money.

A similar incident took place last month when hackers stole the fifth season of Orange is the New Black and released some of it for free on the torrenting site Pirate Bay. The Hollywood Reporter has stated that this issue has been increasing.

“The frequency of the attacks has overwhelmed the F.B.I.’s Los Angeles field office, which has been unable to properly investigate all of them.”

Advertisement

Advertisement


More in News

  • Sophie Turner Quitting Acting

    The Game of Thrones actress has been done filming Season 8 since last summer, and apparently she’s been on a hiatus...

    Katie RosbottomApril 17, 2019
  • Hoda Kotb Adopts Her Second Child

    Following Tuesday morning’s episode of Today, the co-anchor announced via phone that she has adopted a second child, a daughter named...

    Katie RosbottomApril 16, 2019
  • Wendy Williams Files for Divorce

    Yesterday, it was confirmed that the daytime talk show host has officially filed for divorce from her husband of over two...

    Katie RosbottomApril 12, 2019
  • Nipsey Hussle Memorial Service Draws Thousands

    The late rapper’s ‘Celebration of Life’ is taking place at the Staples Center today, and TMZ is live streaming what’s expected...

    Katie RosbottomApril 11, 2019
  • Charles Van Doren Dead at 93

    Charles Van Doren, one of the most infamous TV game show contestants of all time, has passed away.   Advertisement According...

    Katie RosbottomApril 10, 2019
  • Kim Kardashian Taking Bar Exam in 2022

    The reality star has plans to follow in her father Robert Kardashian’s footsteps by becoming an attorney, and she’s aiming to...

    Katie RosbottomApril 10, 2019
×