A while ago, Disney CEO Bob Iger made his doubts regarding the predicted success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens known, but a recent move by the Mouse House suggests that the film will completely dominate the landscape during its opening month. Show More Summary
Though the bicoastal theme park attractions won't break ground until 2017, CEO Bob Iger's big reveal provided a small reversal of the company's 9 percent stock plunge after quarterly earnings. read more
It’s been a big week for Star Wars fans! First, there was a huge announcement at D23 Expo. Disney CEO, Bob Iger, revealed that there will be a Star Wars Land theme park being built at both Disneyland (Anaheim) and … More » The post Star Wars Geeks Have Plenty To Be Excited About This Week appeared first on EveryJoe.
Over the weekend at D23 Expo 2015 in Anaheim, Bob Iger made the huge announcement that Star Wars Land would be coming to Disneyland in California and Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Orlando Florida. The announcement was filled with a bunch of juicy details, but raised just as many questions. Show More Summary
Disney CEO Bob Iger announced this week that both the company’s Walt Disney World and Disneyland resorts would be undergoing massive Star Wars expansions that would each sit on 14 acres of land and include features like the Millennium Falcon, though a completion date for these attractions was not specified. What do you think?
At D23 EXPO 2015, The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced that both a Star Wars-themed lands and interactive experiences will be coming to the Disney World resort in Orlando, Florida and Disneyland resort in Annaheim, California. Star Wars fans will be able “to step into the stories from a galaxy far, […]
Yesterday, we learned that Disney is adding some absolutely massive Star Wars expansions to their Florida and California parks. Now here’s a video showing the highlights of Bob Iger’s keynote speech—along with more concept art that wasn’t officially released. Read more...
Disney CEO Bob Iger made an interesting announcement at the company’s D23 Expo: Disney is going to construct a massive Star Wars world at Disneyland parks in two different locations. Iger describes it as the largest single themed expansion...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: When Disney CEO Bob Iger announced yesterday that Disney would be building Star Wars-themed lands at its Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios theme parks, fans immediately wanted to know: when, and where? Disney's...Show More Summary
When Disneyland expands, it doesn’t mess around. The capper of a busy Saturday at the 2015 D23 EXPO came with announcements of new attractions and worlds coming to Disneyland Parks the world over, from the mouth of CEO Bob Iger himself. Show More Summary
Years of rumors have finally be made official. Disney CEO Bob Iger just announced at the D23 Expo that they are making not one, but two, full-on Star Wars-themed lands at their theme parks. One at Hollywood Studios in Orlando and one at Disneyland in Anaheim, marking their largest single land park expansions ever. Read more...
Today at the D23 EXPO 2015, The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced to an audience of more than 7,500 fans that Star Wars-themed lands will be coming to Disneyland park in Anaheim, Calif., and Disney’s Hollywood Studios...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Disney CEO Bob Iger announced "the next chapter in the long and exciting history between Disney parks and Star Wars," the largest land expansion in the Disney theme parks' history, during the D23 Expo in Anaheim today. All...Show More Summary
Top-paid media chief executive officers Les Moonves, Bob Iger and David Zaslav, three of the best-compensated CEOs in the U.S., saw their jumbo pay packages cut by tens of millions of dollars in a... To view the full story, click the title link.
In today’s edition of Star Wars Bits: Have the current Disneyland Star Wars Land plans been rejected by the Disney board? Disney head Bob Iger tries to temper huge box office expectations for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Exclusive extras to come with Star Wars Battlefront and Star Wars Disney Infinity bundles at select retailers. Show More Summary
Disney reported earnings on Tuesday night that were mixed. The company reported earnings per share of $1.45 on revenue of $13.1 billion. Wall Street was looking for earnings of $1.41 on revenue of $13.2 billion, according to estimates from Bloomberg. Show More Summary
Disney shares are tanking (down 9% at the time of writing) following the company's quarterly earnings release on Tuesday. It appears investors are spooked about ESPN and whether the recent dent in its subscriber numbers, and the huge...Show More Summary
Disney CEO Bob Iger is overly confident when it comes to Marvel â?? he recently told journalists "we're Marvel" when considering the competition in the superhero movie landscape and the other Marvel movies coming down the pipeline. But when it comes to Star Wars, he wants to reset expectations. Show More Summary
Getty Images Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Bob Iger said on CNBC Monday morning that “there’s an inevitability” to ESPN peeling itself away from the traditional pay TV bundle. “I think eventually ESPN becomes a business that is sold directly to the consumers,” Mr. Show More Summary
There isn?t a great way for most cable cutters to view live sports. But that all could be changing soon. Disney President Bob Iger, the head of ESPN?s parent company, recently said that ESPN could eventually be sold without the burden of a heavy cable bundle.Click To Continue Reading