Bob, First, I hope you don’t mind if I call you Bob. “Mr. Iger” seems too formal, even for the CEO of the Walt Disney Company. So, Bob, I’m writing this letter to you in regards to the exciting news you announced earlier this week: that...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Disney announced that it would break its exclusive movie streaming deal with Netflix in 2019, and launch its own streaming service. On Disney's earnings call, CEO Bob Iger clarified that exactly how much Disney content will...Show More Summary
Despite nominally being under the same corporate banner, Marvel and "Star Wars" could be spun off into their own streaming services separate from one Disney announced this week, according to Disney CEO Bob Iger.
During its quarterly earnings call on Tuesday, The Walt Disney Company's CEO, Bob Iger, announced that the company will start its own streaming service when its current deal with Netflix ends. Additionally, the company is looking to create a multisport streaming service for ESPN by early 2018. The news comes a day after CBS' earnings...
Michelle Castillo, reporting for CNBC: CEO Bob Iger told CNBC’s Julia Boorstin Disney had a “good relationship” with Netflix, but decided to exercise an option to move its content off the platform. Movies to be removed include Disney as well as Pixar’s titles, according to Iger. Show More Summary
Ahead of ESPN parent Disney’s Q3 earnings call Tuesday, CEO Bob Iger went on CNBC’s Closing Bell and revealed several key pieces of information about the company’s plans, while ESPN also sent out a release about what’s next. Iger said...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Two years ago, Disney CEO Bob Iger acknowledged that ESPN, long a major Disney profit center, was shedding subscribers. [...] concern over ESPN's dimming prospects have dampened investor enthusiasm for Disney itself, despite its success with theme parks, Marvel superheroes and Star Wars films.
By Robert Niles: It looks like Disney is getting a virtual reality attraction, after all. Disney CEO Bob Iger earlier had dismissed the idea of Disney developing VR attractions for its theme parks, but a Disney partner announced today that it will bring a "hyper reality" Star Wars-themed experience to its Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts. Show More Summary
Disney's CEO Bob Iger doesn't need to hype Star Wars: The Last Jedi anymore, but that didn't stop him from getting fans even more pumped after making a statement about Mark Hamill's performance in the movie.
The untitled Han Solo movie went through massive upheaval last week, losing its two directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller three weeks before the end of production and gaining a new director in Ron Howard a day later. But despite...Show More Summary
Is the Han Solo movie doomed? Here's what Bob Iger has to say.
Disney Chairman Bob Iger has no doubt... Ron Howard will bring the upcoming "Stars Wars" Han Solo installment in for a smooth landing, and any bumps in the road will be quickly forgotten. We got Iger out Friday at E Baldi in Bev Hills when our…
Disney boss Bob Iger has become the latest chief executive to quit Donald Trump’s business advisory council, protesting the President’s withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement. Mr Iger wrote on Twitter that "as a matter of principle, I've resigned from the President's Council over the #ParisAgreement withdrawal". Climate change is real.
Leaders of industries haven’t historically been leaders on climate change. Then why would Tim Cook, Elon Musk, Bob Iger and Jeff Immelt — a veritable who’s who of Fortune magazine cover models — so vocally criticize President Trump’s move to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate accord? Leave...
Yesterday afternoon, following a Running Man-style cliffhanger run-up that betrayed him as the hackneyed former game show host that he is, Donald Trump strolled his dumb ass out into the Rose Garden and announced the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, because nothing – not even the health of the planet – matters […]
Disney CEO Bob Iger has quit President Trump's business advisory council over Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate agreement. “As a matter of principle, I’ve resigned from the President’s Council over the #ParisAgreement withdrawal,” Iger tweeted. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the landmark Paris climate change agreement has drawn strong criticism both at home and abroad, with world and local leaders pledging their support for the accord regardless of Washington’s withdrawal. Trump announced on...
The last 48 hours have been some of the most chaotic for the President of the United States, but now, he has lost one of his most trusted advisors. First, there was the “covfefe” situation which was all fun and games until the Paris Accord came about and things became overly serious. Show More Summary
HAWTHORNE — SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk and Disney CEO Bob Iger on Thursday both stepped down from presidential advisory panels in response to Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement earlier in the day. “Am departing presidential councils,” Musk wrote on Twitter following Trump’s announcement. “Climate change is real. Leaving […]
There's more fallout today from President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris Accord on Climate Change – and it's coming from the Happiest Place on Earth. Joining Tesla boss Elon Musk, Disney CEO Bob Iger...Show More Summary