Alan Bergman Upped, Alan Horn Expands Role at The Walt Disney Studios

By |2019-05-01T23:10:00-07:00May 2nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company, and Alan Horn, Chairman of The Walt Disney Studios, have announced that Walt Disney Studios President Alan Bergman has been elevated to [...]

Disney Announces Opening Dates for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

By |2019-03-08T11:14:43-08:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Today, the opening dates for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge were announced at the annual meeting for The Walt Disney Company shareholders. The announcement has been highly anticipated and dates speculated about. Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge [...]

Time to Celebrate! – DISNEY Reporter

By |2019-01-26T20:10:33-08:00January 26th, 2019|Categories: DISNEY Reporter, Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of DISNEY Reporter! This week Mr. DAPs reports on location at Knott's Berry Farm while covering the Knott's Peanuts Celebration as a hosted guest. This week's news revolves mainly around the [...]

New Disney Streaming Service to Be Called Disney+ Bob Iger Confirms on Earnings Call

By |2018-11-08T14:57:10-08:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced that the name of Disney's streaming service will be Disney+. The news came during an earnings audio webcast that shared Disney's fiscal full year and fourth [...]

2018 Disney Accelerator Demo Day Spotlights New Ways for Consumers to Connect

By |2018-10-13T20:27:55-07:00October 14th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , |

Connection is at the heart of the Disney Accelerator program, which provides a select group of start-up companies access to all the creativity, imagination and expertise of The Walt Disney Company and its businesses. Leaders [...]

Diamonds in the Rough – DISNEY Reporter

By |2019-01-21T21:58:09-08:00October 13th, 2018|Categories: DISNEY Reporter, Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to the DISNEY Reporter! This week there is a lot of news surrounding the Disneyland Resort to start things off. This begins with the end of the road for the development of a luxury [...]

Disney Launches #DreamBigPrincess Global Video Series Ahead of International Day of the Girl

By |2018-10-10T08:46:40-07:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/h6c2UMYuoFs #DreamBigPrincess Interview with Kathleen Kennedy Today Disney launched the #DreamBigPrincess series which features trailblazing women across technology, entertainment, medicine, law, sports, arts, science, fashion, and politics. This includes Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy and entrepreneur [...]

Kathleen Kennedy on Board to Pilot Lucasfilm into Another Galaxy Far Far Away for Another Three Years

By |2018-10-02T23:10:11-07:00October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Entertainment, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , |

Kathleen Kennedy will be continuing on as the president of Lucasfilm for another three years. The Walt Disney Company has extended the relationship with Kennedy in a move that is seen as a vote of [...]

It’s a Deal! – DISNEY Reporter

By |2018-07-28T16:04:54-07:00July 28th, 2018|Categories: DISNEY Reporter, Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to the DISNEY Reporter! This week, there is a lot going on in the world of Disney. Things start off with the news that Disney will be purchasing Fox. Star Wars: Episode IX has [...]

Disney Media Networks Earn a Combined 39 Emmy Nominations

By |2018-07-13T14:21:45-07:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Marvel, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , |

The nominations for the 2018 Primetime Emmy Awards were announced yesterday on July 12th. The result was a healthy 39 Emmy nominations for media networks owned by the Walt Disney Company. 31 one of these nominations [...]