The president put in his ask to Disney CEO Bob Iger at a private meeting with entertainment moguls during his Nov. 26 visit to Jeffrey Katzenberg's DreamWorks Animation. A version of this story first appeared in the Dec. 13 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. Show More Summary
Receiving the John Wooden Global Leadership Award, the veteran executive explained his style of helming Hollywood's biggest studio and marveled over the company's enduring success, 85 years after the birth of Mickey Mouse. Bob Iger,Show More Summary
Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Bob Iger was honored with the UCLA Anderson School of Management John Wooden Global Leadership Award during an evening that celebrated impressive records.
Dish Network’s chairman seems to be in sync with Disney CEO Bob Iger’s comments last week: Both execs say that they’re making progress toward a new program carriage agreement with Charlie Ergen telling analysts today that he’s “cautiously...Show More Summary
Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger has had more to say about Star Wars recently than pretty much since the acquisition of Lucasfilm by his company (can you believe it’s been over a year?). First the official release date for Episode VII was finally revealed…no title yet, but at least we know WHEN we can see the most […]
Disney CEO Bob Iger recently discussed the possibility of new Star Wars attractions in California and Florida. He also dropped a few details about the Episode VII release date. If you’re a fan of George Lucas’ franchise, then there’s certainly no shortage of information floating around this week. Show More Summary
Bob Iger confirms that a Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. companion series is in the works for ABC. Find out what it could be, and more about the Netflix deal. [...]
Disney chief Bob Iger says they chose Star Wars Episode VII's December 2015 release date in order to "optimize quality."
Disney's Bob Iger confirms plans to expand its Star Wars presence at Disney Parks. While The Hunger Games attraction decides where to go. [...]
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Disney CEO Bob Iger discusses Marvel's Netflix deal; "Star Wars" sets a release date; check out Agent 13 in new "Captain America 2" photo & more.
Briefly: Three numbers made Thursday a big day in the world of Star Wars: 12/18/15. That’s the day J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars Episode VII will finally hit theaters in what’s sure to be one of the most hyped openings of all-time. In a new interview, Disney CEO Bob Iger spoke about choosing that date and […]
According to Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger
Disney Infinity has sold more than 1 million of its $75 starter packs across all platforms. Walt Disney Company chairman and CEO Bob Iger revealed that figure during a post-earnings release conference call today, saying that many of the most popular figures for the recently released toys-to-life game have been consistently sold out at retailers. Full report here
When the owners of Hulu -- Walt Disney Co., 21st Century Fox and Comcast Corp. -- opted not to sell the online video site, Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said, "Hulu has emerged as one of the most consumer friendly, technologically innovative viewing platforms in the digital era."
The Marvel characters to be featured on Netflix in the four-series deal the companies announced today are “not among the most popular,” Disney CEO Bob Iger just told analysts. Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist, and Luke Cage ”were never going to become feature films.” But that could change if the shows planned for the streaming service catch on. Show More Summary
Bob Iger must placate his stockholders, could ruin the whole thing.
Disney CEO Bob Iger has denied Star Wars producer Kathleen Kennedy's request to delay the release of Star Wars Episode VII so that the new writers can finish the script.
The U.S.-China Business Council sees rising costs and nagging intellectual property issues dampening enthusiasm among U.S. studios and corporations in China. read more
LOS ANGELES, CA (October 9, 2013) – The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today that The Walt Disney Company Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bob Iger, will be honored with the 2014 Milestone Award. The award will be presented...Show More Summary