This excerpt taken from the DIS 10-K filed Nov 22, 2006.
Subsequent EventSale of E! Entertainment Television
On November 21, 2006, in connection with the execution of new long-term agreements for the provision of programming to cable service provider Comcast Corporation (Comcast), the Company sold its 39.5% interest in E! Entertainment Television (E!) to Comcast (which owned the remainder of the interests in E!) for $1.2 billion, which resulted in a pre-tax gain of approximately $0.8 billion ($0.5 billion after-tax), which will be recorded in the first quarter of fiscal 2007.