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.
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, […]
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
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
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
What does the future hold for ESPN, the “worldwide leader” that has been letting high-priced, highly visible talent go in widely-scrutinized cost-cutting moves this summer? Bob Iger, the head of ESPN’s parent company Walt Disney, sees continued unbundling by consumers and envisions a time when the network’s content could be sold directly to consumers, the […]
Disney could respond to the increase trend toward cord-cutting by offering direct consumer access to ESPN, says Bob Iger, CEO of The Walt Disney Company. This could potentially make it available as a standalone channel on Apple TV, rather than something you can only get if you subscribe to a cable package that includes it. […]
Disney CEO Bob Iger has shared detailed plans for the currently-under-construction Disney Shanghai, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In his presentation, Iger said that the theme park will include both Marvel and Star Wars-themed...Show More Summary
Disney CEO Bob Iger reveals plans for Shanghai Disney Resort.
Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger today provided a closer look at what's in store at the Shanghai Disney Resort which is due to open in spring 2016. Divvied into six themed worlds, the $5.5B Middle Kingdom park will include attractions based on Star Wars, the Marvel universe and Pirates Of The Caribbean, among others. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Today in China, Disney CEO Bob Iger detailed the attractions coming to Shanghai Disneyland when the park opens next year. Iger, with a scale model of the Shanghai park. Photo courtesy Disney There should have been no...Show More Summary
Disney's CEO and chairman Bob Iger revealed details of the new park at a presentation in Shanghai. read more