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Ryan Reynolds Talks Disney And Deadpool On Jimmy Fallon

Ryan Reynolds Talks Disney And Deadpool On Jimmy Fallon

The first two films were a huge success, and while Bob Iger has been quoted saying that they will continue to make R-rated Deadpool features with Ryan Reynolds, the truth is things change For what it is worth, Reynolds seems game for either.[caption id="attachment_1203407" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Could Deadpool join the MCU soon? Ryan Reynolds is[...]

Star Wars Galaxy's Edge Was Supposed To Be Tatooine At The Start

That would have been a disaster, especially for those Disney park-goers who already felt Star Wars was infringing on their turf.As to why they abandoned the plans for a more OT focused park, Cockerell says Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy was the one who questioned that decision: "They said, 'Well, yesterday Bob Iger met with Kathleen[...]

Disney Could See More Films Go To Disney+ Says Bob Iger

Disney Could See More Films Go To Disney+ Says Bob Iger

Outgoing CEO Bob Iger has hinted in a new interview with Barron that they may not be done bypassing theaters with releases going forward Not big tentpole stuff like Mulan or MCU related films like Black Widow, but mid-range budget fare for sure.[caption id="attachment_1091820" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bob Iger attends the premiere of "Disney's Beauty and[...]

Disney Shake-Up: Bob Iger Out Bob Chapek in Effective Immediately

Disney Shake-Up: Bob Iger Out, Bob Chapek in Effective Immediately

Disney has gone through a seismic corporate shake-up this afternoon, with long-time CEO Bob Iger leaving his position and naming Bob Chapek the new CEO effective immediately Iger will stay on the Disney board and guide them through the end of his contract on December 31st, 2021 Chapek has been head of Disney Parks, Experiences[...]

Bob Iger Meeting With Martin Scorsese Because We Cant Let This Die

Bob Iger Meeting With Martin Scorsese, Because We Can't Let This Die

Bob Iger is the most powerful man in Hollywood This is not up for debate He was recently named Time magazines Businessperson of the Year, and because the world is cruel, Iger was asked about the superhero film comments made by living legend Martin Scorsese For those who don't remember, or have been living under[...]

FX Will Have Huge Presence on Hulu: Creating Original Content Series Streaming

FX Will Have "Huge Presence" on Hulu: Creating Original Content, Series Streaming

If you thought for a second there was any way American Horror Story was going to end up anywhere near Disney+ then we need to send you back for another semester of "Streaming Services 101".Speaking with CNBC Closing Bell host Julia Boorstin on Thursday to discuss the company's fiscal fourth quarter earnings, Disney CEO Bob[...]

Bob Iger Says That Less Is More When It Comes to Star Wars

Bob Iger Says That "Less Is More" When It Comes to Star Wars

While that movie garnered some praise from fans it does leave an empty release date in 2022 and not a lot of time to fill it.[caption id="attachment_1091820" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] Editorial credit: JStone / Shutterstock.com[/caption]A new interview on the BBC Radio with Disney CEO Bob Iger might shed a little more light on the future of[...]

Bob Iger Cites Black Panther As Evidence in Debate About Superheroes and Cinema

Bob Iger Cites "Black Panther" As Evidence in Debate About Superheroes and Cinema

In the wake of Martin Scorsese's opinion that superhero movies are "not cinema" and Francis Ford Coppola's amplification of the point calling them "despicable," Disney CEO Bob Iger has responded with at least one example of the power behind his company's blockbuster Marvel movies His comments yesterday at a WSJ Tech Live event were featured in[...]


Spider-Man Star Tom Holland Key in Getting Disney-Sony Deal Done

"Spider-Man" Star Tom Holland Key in Getting Disney-Sony Deal Done

Six weeks after the negotiations went to a halt on August 20th that saw the webhead make his unceremonious exit from the MCU to the dismay of fans, Holland stepped into action, according to the Hollywood Reporter.[caption id="attachment_1022530" align="aligncenter" width="600"] MJ (Zendaya) catches a ride from Spider-Man (Tom Holland) in "Spider-Man: Far From Home." (Photo:[...]

George Lucas Felt Betrayed by Disneys Direction on Star Wars

George Lucas Felt Betrayed by Disney's Direction on "Star Wars"

With the release of Bob Iger's memoir today, some new comments from George Lucas about the direction of the Star Wars franchise have been made public.What we knew before the book's publication was that Lucas delivered some story ideas to Disney when they purchased Lucasfilm in 2012 for $4 billion There's always the worries that[...]


Billy Dee Williams Shares Star Wars: Galaxys Edge Photos With Some Old Friends

Billy Dee Williams Shares Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Photos With Some Old Friends

We knew last night's livestream of Disneyland's dedication ceremony to open Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge was going to be emotional for fans all over the galaxy, but we weren't expecting some of the surprise guests.Bob Iger kicked everything off in a very Iger way, and George Lucas showed up, shocking the hell out of everyone[...]

George Lucas Calls Star Wars: Galaxys Edge Star Tours on Steroids

George Lucas Calls Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge "Star Tours on Steroids"

Happening right now live from Disneyland, the official dedication ceremony for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge!Bob Iger kicked things off, and to our much delighted surprise, George Lucas showed up!"It's like Star Tours on steroids," Lucas says of the new land.Billy Dee Williams showed up, and spoke about being the previous owner of the lovely ship.And our dear[...]

Bob Iger on Disney, Star Wars, Marvel Studios Productions Leaving Georgia

Disney CEO Bob Iger just commented on the position of the House of Mouse and their numerous franchises continuing to film in Georgia if the state's recently passed hardline stance on abortion goes into effect in 2020.[caption id="attachment_454361" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)[/caption]Iger[...]

Bob Iger Guesses There Will be 3rd Disney+ Star Wars Series

Bob Iger "Guesses" There Will be 3rd Disney+ 'Star Wars' Series

Now that we've finally gotten confirmation that the first Star Wars film coming after Rise of Skywalker (the end of the main saga of the cosmic conflict) will be whatever it is that Game of Thrones co-creators Dan Weiss and David Benioff are working on, what's next for the Disney+ lineup?[caption id="attachment_454361" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO[...]

Disney CEO Bob Iger Gives 'Avengers: Endgame' A High Score

We could easily make the joke that maybe Disney CEO Bob Iger doesn't understand sliding scales as made apparent by his allotted score for the 22nd Marvel Studios superhero film Avengers: Endgame.[caption id="attachment_454361" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)[/caption]Iger took to Twitter Tuesday morning to[...]

Disney Pledges $5 Million for Notre Dame Rebuilding Efforts

Disney Pledges $5 Million for Notre Dame Rebuilding Efforts

Donations to aid in the efforts to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris are flooding in from across the globe following a fire which tore through the historic site earlier this week, with The Walt Disney Company the most recent large corporate entity to offer their support.A pledge of $5 million dollars from the House[...]

Star Wars: Bob Iger Says Hiatus Kathleen Kennedy Says 10 More Years

'Star Wars': Bob Iger Says "Hiatus", Kathleen Kennedy Says "10 More Years"

Before you Star Wars fans start to panic about all the other sites running a story where Disney CEO Bob Iger commented on the cosmic conflict franchise going on hiatus after The Rise of Skywalker, maybe reading the full quote would be a good idea.[caption id="attachment_454361" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger (Photo[...]

Avengers: Endgame Cast Invades Downtown Disney

'Avengers: Endgame' Cast Invades Downtown Disney!

Oh if only we could have been at Disneyland today, as several of the cast for Marvel Studios Avengers: Endgame just invaded the Downton Disney area to promote the film.[caption id="attachment_1013582" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo courtesy of Disney[/caption]Twitter is awash in updates from the "surprise" appearance of Paul Rudd, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Brie Larson, Chris Hemsworth, and Jeremy Renner.The crew[...]