Disney Executive Chairman Bob Iger Says He Would Consider Biden Administration Role

By |2020-12-02T11:29:54-08:00December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Disney's Executive Chairman and former CEO Bob Iger indicated that if a role was offered to him in the upcoming Biden administration, he would consider it. The news comes out an interview with David Rubenstein [...]

Disney Chairman Bob Iger Hints at Chadwick Boseman Tribute Coming to Disney+

By |2020-11-28T14:32:36-08:00November 28th, 2020|Categories: Entertainment, Marvel|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Disney Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board Bob Iger has hinted that a tribute to Chadwick Boseman will be coming to Disney+ on Black Panther tonight. Boseman died in August of complications to colon [...]

Senator Elizabeth Warren and Disney Spar Over Executive Pay and Layoffs

By |2020-10-14T17:14:07-07:00October 14th, 2020|Categories: Disney, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Senator Elizabeth Warren has slammed Disney over its recent layoffs. In an open letter to the company, Warren criticized the decision to layoff cast members while also having executive pay restored shortly before the layoffs. [...]

California Governor in No Hurry to Reopen Theme Parks

By |2020-10-07T17:00:26-07:00October 7th, 2020|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

California Governor Gavin Newsom has provided some updates regarding the reopening of theme parks in California during a press conference today. For those who are hoping that theme parks will be opening soon, don't hold [...]

TEN YEARS – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1101 (#524)

By |2020-10-06T20:46:19-07:00October 6th, 2020|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/LeAj4SJHJfQ Welcome to GEEKS CORNER! Ten years ago THIS WEEK the geeks had their very first episode of GEEKS CORNER! Tonight, along with talking about the news, the geeks reminisce about some favorite moments through [...]

Disney Executive Chairman Bob Iger Leaves California Governor Newsom’s Economic Recovery Task Force

By |2020-10-01T18:22:03-07:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Disney, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Bob Iger, Executive Chairman of The Walt Disney Company, has left California Governor Gavin Newsom's economic recovery task force. A Disney spokesperson confirmed this to The Sacramento Bee. The spokesperson declined to say why or [...]

Disney Legend Ruthie Tompson Celebrates Her 110th Birthday

By |2020-07-22T13:16:55-07:00July 22nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Ruthie Tompson, a longtime Disney animation supervisor and now the oldest resident at the Motion Picture & Television Fund's Country House and Hospital, turns 110 today. She's celebrating by attempting to raise $110,000 in support [...]

Disney Executives Named to California, Florida Economic Recovery Task Forces

By |2020-04-20T15:53:20-07:00April 20th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

California Governor Gavin Newsom had named former governors, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook, Disney Chairman Bob Iger, and other business executives and politicians to help guide the state’s economic recovery from the coronavirus outbreak. Unemployment [...]

Disney Furloughs Go Into Effect for 100,000 Employees

By |2020-04-19T10:11:29-07:00April 19th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Today marks the start of furloughs for employees of The Walt Disney Company. These furloughs include over 100,000 employees. This is about half of Disney’s employees. This drastic action to cut costs for The Walt [...]

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 [...]