Disney Adds Two New People to Board of Directors

By |2017-12-11T09:41:40+00:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Disney board has nominated two new people to join its ranks. Oracle CEO Safra Catz and Francis deSouza, president and CEO of biotechnology firm Illumina Inc. will be joining the board on February 1st. Catz said in [...]

Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek in Contention to Succeed Bob Iger as Walt Disney Company CEO

By |2017-11-27T09:53:59+00:00November 27th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Disneyland Paris, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Hong Kong Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, Parks, Shanghai Disney Resort, Tokyo Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , |

In 2019 Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger is set to step down. Recently Iger confirmed his intention to retire. This has left both the business and Disney communities speculating about who is replacement would be. [...]

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

By |2017-08-29T18:33:11+00:00August 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+00:00December 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+00:00April 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+00:00March 4th, 2016|Categories: 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+00:00December 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 [...]