The Walt Disney Company Board Decides To Forgo Next Semi-Annual Cash Dividend

By |2020-11-12T22:22:15-08:00November 13th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

BURBANK, Calif., November 12, 2020 – The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) Board of Directors today announced that it will not declare a semi-annual cash dividend for the second half of fiscal 2020, in light [...]

The Walt Disney Company Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings for Fiscal 2020

By |2020-11-12T22:10:05-08:00November 12th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

BURBANK, Calif.–The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) today reported earnings for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended October 3, 2020. Diluted earnings per share (EPS) from continuing operations for the fourth quarter was a [...]

The Walt Disney Company Announces Strategic Reorganization Of Its Media And Entertainment Businesses

By |2020-10-12T14:15:44-07:00October 12th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

New Structure Designed to Further Accelerate the Company’s Direct-to-Consumer Strategy, in light of the Rapid Success of Disney+ Company’s Creative Engines Will Focus on Producing Content for DTC as well as Legacy Platforms, while Newly [...]

The Walt Disney Company to Discuss Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter Results on Webcast

By |2020-10-05T15:44:50-07:00October 5th, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company today announced its next webcast where it will "discuss fiscal full year and fourth quarter 2020 financial results via a live audio webcast" today. This webcast will be taking place on [...]

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 Hires Diane Jurgens as New Chief Information Officer

By |2020-09-28T14:37:30-07:00September 28th, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , |

Disney has brought on Diane Jurgens as its new Chief Information Officer. The announcement was made by Christine M. McCarthy, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  Jurgens will be reporting to McCarthy. “Diane [...]

The Walt Disney Company To Participate In The Bank Of America Virtual 2020 Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference

By |2020-09-03T20:48:28-07:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , |

BURBANK, Calif., September 3, 2020 –  Christine McCarthy, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), will participate in a question-and-answer session at the Bank of America Virtual 2020 [...]

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 [...]

The Walt Disney Company Earns 145 2020 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations

By |2020-07-28T19:50:47-07:00July 28th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Nominees for the 2020 Primetime Emmy Awards were announced today by the Television Academy, with The Walt Disney Company receiving 145 nominations. The impressive total includes 47 nominations for Disney Television Studios; 36 for ABC [...]

President and Managing Director, Disney Parks International Michael Colglazier Leaving Disney for Virgin Galactic

By |2020-07-15T13:48:05-07:00July 15th, 2020|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , |

Michael Colglazier is leaving The Walt Disney Company. He has held many roles at Disney including being a member of the corporate strategy group, the president of Disneyland, and also led Disney's parks in the [...]