Marvel Universe B-listers Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage are headed to Netflix, but not before coming to New York City on a $200 million ticket paid for by Disney. The Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger today announced...Show More Summary
(ABOVE: Disney CEO Bob Iger, NY Governor Andrew Cuomo & Marvel CCO Joe Quesada) In an unprecedented move, New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced a multi-million dollar incentive program designed specifically to convince Marvel to film their 5 new Netflix series in New York City. As it’s rare for a show or even a movie to […]
CEO Bob Iger and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo are expected to announce plans to film Disney's street-level Marvel/Netflix series in New York City.
When Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger said that he believed "Frozen" has "real franchise potential," it came as a surprise to very few. The film has dominated theaters across the world for months, grossing more than $913 million worldwide...Show More Summary
Coming from Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger... "On the interactive front there will be new iterations of Infinity. What that game prove to us is the strength of that platform - basically the game-play itself which was great, and the fact that Disney characters, Disney intellectual property could work on that platform, so that's a big deal. Show More Summary
Surprising no-one who has been paying attention and listening to the buzzing about a certain set of Twins, Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger told investors this week that Captain America: The Winter Soldier will lead up to and have … Continue reading ? The post Disney Says ‘Cap 2? Leads To ‘Avengers 2? appeared first on Latino-Review.com.
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) F1Q 2014 Earnings Call February 05, 2014 05:00 pm ET Executives Lowell Singer - Investor Relations Bob Iger - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jay Rasulo - Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial...Show More Summary
With less than two months to go before Captain America: The Winter Soldier hits theaters, The Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger has revealed that the Marvel Studios sequel will pave the way for 2015's Avengers: Age of Ultron and thatShow More Summary
Yesterday, The Walt Disney Company released their 2013 Shareholder letter. In it, Disney CEO Bob Iger gave an update (of sorts) on the status of Star Wars: Episode VII–as well as some significantly more substantial news regarding their new Star Wars: Rebels TV series. Here’s Iger’s vague, evasive “report” on Episode VII: It’s hard to believe […]
The stock is up, CEO Bob Iger is talking up the fiscal Q1 numbers on CNBC — and at first glance it looks like there’s enough in the results to justify all of that enthusiasm. Disney reported net income of $1.8B, +33% vs the period last year, on revenues of $12.3B, +9%.
The Walt Disney Company released their 2013 Shareholder letter on Tuesday and, in it, CEO Bob Iger talked about the latest in the world of Star Wars. In regards to Star Wars Episode VII, he said they’re very excited about the story and “should be releasing more information as production moves forward in the coming year.” Which, […]
With 90% of what Disney and Lucasfilm have planned for Star Wars still a mystery, any comment from one of the principals becomes noteworthy. Those principals are the man (metaphorically) signing the checks, Disney CEO Bob Iger, the director of Star Wars Episode VII J.J. Abrams, and the president of Lucasfilm, Kathleen Kennedy. Over the past few […]
Unsurprisingly, the now Golden Globe-winning animated movie Frozen is headed to Broadway. Walt Disney CEO and chairman Bob Iger has confirmed that the massive hit will soon join the endless procession of movies transferred from screen to stage. Show More Summary
Disney CEO Bob Iger told Fortune that Frozen, the animation studio’s smashing success, will head to Broadway. No time frame has been announced, although Disney Theatrical Productions has said it is in ”early development for the stage.”...Show More Summary
As expected, Disney's Frozen will be heading to Broadway. "We're not demanding speed," Walt Disney CEO and chairman Bob Iger told Fortune, "We're demanding excellence." Perhaps they're also demanding advanced snow technology that allows talking snowman Olaf to be played by an actual snowman. These things take time.... More »
Bob Iger spoke to the business magazine for a gushy feature posted today about how the animated musical film was, as he put it, “my proudest moment as the CEO of the Walt Disney Company.” Senior Editor Jennifer Reingold says that Frozen...Show More Summary
The day after Frozen won a Golden Globe for best animated film, Walt Disney CEO and chairman Bob Iger confirmed to Fortune that the company wants the unconventional princess story to become a Broadway musical. Iger said Disney was currently in discussions to adapt the box office success for Broadway audiences, but declined to give a timeframe. Show More Summary
Jack Dorsey is joining the board of Disney. Dorsey is one of the cofounders of Twitter, and the company's chairman. He's also the CEO of Square, a mobile payments company. Disney CEO Bob Iger is on the board of Apple, so he's no stranger to tech. Show More Summary
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