The Results Are In – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-08-08T13:07:55-07:00August 8th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of DISNEY Reporter! Each week it covers the top Disney and geek stories that has happened of the course of the last seven days. This week, the results are in on [...]

Muppets Are Back, Luca’s Coming! – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1044 (#515)

By |2020-08-04T23:16:26-07:00August 5th, 2020|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another episode of GEEKS CORNER! Each week we talk about the things we want to geek out about because it's good to be a geek, especially a Disney geek! This week is no [...]

Disney Loses $3.5 Billion Due to Pandemic Closures of Parks

By |2020-08-04T18:03:23-07:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company lost $3.5 billion in operating income during the fiscal 3rd quarter as a result of the park closures caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The news came from Disney CEO Bob Chapek [...]

Disney CEO Bob Chapek Remains Confident in Reopening Plan for Walt Disney World

By |2020-05-27T16:01:41-07:00May 27th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Parks, Shanghai Disney Resort, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Disney CEO Bob Chapek appeared on Bloomberg TV from Magic Kingdom Park earlier today with Emily Chang and David Westin to talk about the reopening of the Walt Disney World theme parks. Emily Chang asked [...]

Guests Likely Required to Wear Masks When U.S. Disney Parks Reopen

By |2020-05-11T14:15:18-07:00May 11th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , |

Shanghai Disney Resort has reopened with social distancing guidelines, and the requirement of Cast Members and guests wearing masks when working and/or visiting the Park. Disney CEO Bob Chapek appeared on CNBC this morning with [...]

Looking Back, Looking Forward – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-04-18T12:54:26-07:00April 18th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of the DISNEY Reporter. Each week DISNEY Reporter shares the top headlines from the Disney and geek communities. This week the coronavirus continues to impact The Walt Disney Company. This leads [...]

Disney CEO Bob Chapek Elected to Board of Directors for The Walt Disney Company

By |2020-04-15T15:38:13-07:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

BURBANK, Calif., April 15, 2020—The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) Board of Directors has elected Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Chapek to the Board. “Bob Chapek has demonstrated remarkable leadership in the face of unprecedented [...]

Bob’s Back? – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1028 (#499)

By |2020-04-15T08:52:04-07:00April 15th, 2020|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another episode of GEEKS CORNER! This week, the geeks talk about the return of Bob Iger as an active leader of The Walt Disney Company. They also talk about what that means for [...]

Disney Executives To Take Pay Cut During Coronavirus Pandemic

By |2020-03-30T11:29:49-07:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company announced today that Executive Chairman Robert A. Iger will forgo his entire salary, while recently named CEO Bob Chapek will take a 50 percent pay cut aa a result of the coronavirus [...]

Magic Happens – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-03-02T20:07:18-08:00February 29th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to a very big news week at the DISNEY Reporter! This week we lead off with a story that will affect the future of The Walt Disney Company as Bob Chapek became the CEO [...]