When the CEO of Disney asks you to dump a bucket of ice water on your head, you do it. So when Bob Iger was nominated for the ALS challenge by A pple CEO Tim Cook, he, in turn, nominated three major characters from Disney properties: Peter Quill (Marvel’s "Guardians of the Galaxy"), Tony Stark (aka "Iron Man"), and Olivia Pope (ABC’s "Scandal"). Show More Summary
Yesterday, Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger became one of the latest to take the ice bucket challenge for ALS awareness. However, like most celebs participating in the social media viral fundraiser, he didn’t exactly follow the rules, and the ALS Association is probably glad. The challenge, described in full at the ALS Association’s website here,
Bob Iger, the CEO of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) is fond of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), and there is no denying that fact. The two companies have cemented a strong relationship over the years and it seems it will last long into the future. Mr. Iger considers Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) to be one of the main […]
Star Wars Episode VII and Star Wars Rebels rumors, praise, trivia and even inside Hollywood stuff are in this edition of Star Wars Bits. Below, read about the following: Disney CEO Bob Iger has seen Star Wars Episode VII footage. New rumors have risen about the location of the Millennium Falcon. Show More Summary
Star Tours! You're gonna have company! After hints last year of a potential Star Wars Land in the works, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced today that the theme park(s) would be getting new attraction(s) tied to everyone's favorite space saga, and the elusive plans will be revealed next year. Read more...
Disney CEO, Bob Iger saw some of the Star Wars Episode VII footage shot by director J.J. Abrams so far and he is happy about it. Speaking to CNBC’s Closing Bell on Tuesday the executive said he was pleased with what he saw. This is encouraging to loyal fans, who are wondering just how the
By Seeking Profits: After the bell on Tuesday, the Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) reported its fiscal third quarter results, and unsurprisingly, they were quite strong. Under CEO Bob Iger, Disney has been one of the best performing companies in the country. Show More Summary
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) Q3 2014 Earnings Conference Call August 5, 2014 05:00 PM ET Executives Lowell Singer - SVP, IR Bob Iger - CEO Jay Rasulo - SEVP and CFO Analysts Jessica Reif Cohen - Bank of America Michael Nathanson...Show More Summary
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call August 5, 2014 05:00 PM ET Executives Lowell Singer - SVP, IR Bob Iger - CEO Jay Rasulo - SEVP and CFO Analysts Jessica Reif Cohen - Bank of America Michael Nathanson...Show More Summary
Disney CEO Bob Iger had a big day with Disney's earning crushing expectations, and the future could be even brighter. Sitting down on CNBC's "Closing Bell" Iger discussed the hotly anticipated seventh installment of the "Star Wars" series, "Star Wars: Episode VII." "I can only tell you that production is underway," Iger said. Show More Summary
Disney crushed expectations with its third quarter earnings, released after markets closed on Tuesday. Chairman and CEO Bob Iger also pointed out what a big hit the company has in a Q4 movie: "Guardians of the Galaxy," which set a record...Show More Summary
By Bryan Boulden: Iconic Value The Walt Disney Company (DIS) is a leading media conglomerate with operations in Theme Parks, Media Networks, Studio Film, and licensed merchandising. Under the stewardship of CEO Bob Iger, Disney has grown...Show More Summary
Yoda once said that there was another hope! But we didn't know there'd be a total of "at least three!" At the Walt Disney Company quarterly earning stockholders call, Disney CEO Bob Iger confirmed some news that's been up in the air like Luke's X-Wing Yoda lifted from the Degobah swamp. We already reported on at least [...]
Disney CEO Bob Iger confirms there'll be 'at least' three 'Star Wars' spinoff films along with the new trilogy. The post Disney CEO Says ‘At Least’ 3 ‘Star Wars’ Spinoffs in Development appeared first on Screen Rant.
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call May 6, 2014 5:00 PM ET Executives Lowell Singer - SVP, IR Bob Iger - Chairman and CEO Jay Rasulo - SEVP and CFO Analysts Michael Nathanson - MoffettNathanson Alexia Quadrani...Show More Summary
Besides the Star Wars spin off news, Disney CEO Bob Iger dropped a few other very interesting tidbits during Tuesday’s Walt Disney Company quarterly earning stockholders call. First up, when asked about May 6, 2016, the day Disney will release Captain America 3 and Warner Bros. Show More Summary
During Disney’s Q2 earnings call, CEO Bob Iger spoke briefly about the future “Star Wars” movies saying there are at least three spin-off films in the works. “We're in development on spin-off films which we have not gotten specific about,” he added. Show More Summary
Disney CEO Bob Iger announces there will be at least three standalone movies over the next decade, but there is no confirmation on titles. [...]
Disney won’t be shy about using its Star Wars and Marvel characters to boost its new network of YouTube channels, as CEO Bob Iger said Monday that he believes Maker Studios’ most important role at the Mouse House will be to put its characters...Show More Summary
Although it's certainly no surprise given the immense popularity of the franchise, The Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger confirmed today during a Q2 Fiscal 2014 Earnings Conference Call that "at least three" Star Wars films are in development on beyond the new trilogy of "Saga" chapters. Up until now, only two of these standalone projects were confirmed.