The Walt Disney Company and KTRK-TV Houston Commit to $1 Million for Hurricane Harvey Relief

By | 2017-08-29T18:33:11+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company and its owned ABC television station KTRK in Houston today jointly announced a $1 million cash commitment to the American Red Cross in support of recovery efforts for communities affected by [...]

George Lucas, Bob Iger, and Kathleen Kennedy React to News of Carrie Fisher’s Death

By | 2016-12-27T13:22:07+00:00 December 27th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Lucasfilm, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The passing of Carrie Fisher, Princess Leia herself, is being felt around the world. The current and former leaders of Lucasfilm and also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company also joined [...]

Footage of Disney’s Animated Film ‘Moana’ & New Short ‘Inner Workings’ to Debut at Annecy International Animated Film Festival

By | 2016-04-22T11:58:47+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , |

On Friday, Walt Disney Studios announced the animated film, Moana, and an all-new short titled Inner Workings, will premiere exclusive content during the upcoming Annecy International Animated Film Festival. "Never-before-seen footage" of the film will premiere on June 17, [...]

Highlights of the Walt Disney Company Shareholder Meeting

By | 2016-03-04T10:59:24+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Featured, DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This week executives and shareholders of all ages gathered together in Chicago, Illinois for The Walt Disney Company's annual shareholder meeting. This meeting is known for being a mix of magic and mayhem as news is [...]

Walt Disney’s Original Office Restored at the Studio Lot in Burbank

By | 2015-12-09T11:10:35+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Time and history have been forever preserved at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank. In honor of the 75th anniversary of the studio lot, Walt Disney's office suite in the original Animation Building was restored. On [...]

Big Announcements Made at the 2015 Walt Disney Company Shareholders Meeting

By | 2015-03-12T12:22:40+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Featured, DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , |

Thursday morning the Walt Disney Company held their annual shareholders meeting in San Francisco. This event was live audio broadcast via their main website. As the meeting progressed, there were some very large announcements made. [...]

Disney Promotes Tom Staggs to C.O.O. – Geeks Corner Reports

By | 2015-02-05T21:10:33+00:00 February 5th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Featured, DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Disney Promotes Tom Staggs to COO - Geeks Corner Reports   The Walt Disney Company has promoted Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Thomas O. Staggs to the position of Chief Operating Officer of [...]

Disney Buys Full Rights to Future Indiana Jones Movies

By | 2013-12-06T16:15:18+00:00 December 6th, 2013|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Lucasfilm|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company as acquired future rights to the Indiana Jones franchise. This new deal includes marketing and distribution rights for future Indiana Jones movies. While Disney owns Lucasfilm, Paramount has been instrumental in [...]