Disney CEO Bob Iger reportedly thinks park prices are too steep

Bob Iger, who returned as Disney’s CEO in a surprise move last week, said prices at the Mouse House’s theme parks have become too steep — and that his predecessor Bob Chapek was “killing the soul of the company,” according to a report. Iger blasted numerous decisions made by ex-CEO Bob Chapek, including his moves … Read more

Kevin Bacon talks about role in Marvel ‘The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special’ on Disney+

“The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special” streams on Disney Plus starting this Friday. Kevin Bacon has a leading role, playing himself, and tells ABC7’s Hosea Sanders it’s great typecasting in this rollicking story! RELATED: ‘The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special’ coming Friday to Disney+ In the special, The Guardians are determined to lift … Read more

Disney’s ‘Strange World’ is a family friendly adventure for kids

NEW YORK CITY — A new Disney animated movie features an all-star cast lending their voices to characters who go on an incredible journey. “Strange World” lives up to its title and the family film arrives just in time for the long Thanksgiving weekend. With a movie that seems so perfect for kids, Eyewitness News … Read more

‘The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special’ coming Friday to Disney+

PHILADELPHIA — Marvel Studios’ Special Presentation: “The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special” debuts Friday, Nov. 25 on Disney+. It’s a longtime passion project for writer and director James Gunn, who love Christmas and wanted to make a comedy that the whole family could enjoy. It stars our beloved guardians and a special guest with … Read more

Disney CFO said she lacked confidence in CEO Bob Chapek prior to his ousting

Discontent over Walt Disney’s former CEO Bob Chapek had been festering among top executives — and the exec was described as tone-deaf in a recent conference call. Disney’s CFO Christine McCarthy told investors she lacked confidence in Chapek after a Nov. 8 conference call about the company’s worse than expected quarterly loss of $1.5 billion … Read more

After close vote, ‘Dancing with the Stars’ awards Season 31 mirrorball trophy

LOS ANGELES — Another season comes to an end! The four finalists from season 31 of “Dancing with the Stars” hit the ballroom floor Monday to perform two routines in hopes of winning the coveted mirrorball trophy. Each couple performed a redemption dance, chosen by the judges. Wayne Brady and Shangela were each assigned the … Read more

Bob Iger is back as CEO to walk Disney back from the woke cliff

Bob Chapek was pretty mediocre at cutting costs and doing what Disney used to do: Make movies that appeal to the masses.  He was a fair amusement-park operator as far as that goes, while his streaming strategy was a work in progress.  But he definitely failed at trying to navigate the modern CEO’s burden: Politics … Read more

Bob Iger’s return as Disney CEO ‘blindsided’ ousted Bob Chapek: sources

Bob Iger’s return as Disney CEO on Sunday night came as a complete surprise to his one-time handpicked successor Bob Chapek — who was in the dark about his looming exit as recently as last week, sources told The Post. Chapek was “blindsided by the move” as “at the end of last week he did … Read more

Disney stock soars after Bob Iger replaces Bob Chapek as CEO

Shares of Walt Disney Co. were up 10% in pre-market trading early Monday as investors on Wall Street were jubilant over the news that Robert Iger would return to helm the Mouse House in place of ousted CEO Bob Chapek. Disney stock is expected to flirt with an opening price of $100 a share when … Read more