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Bob Iger Says Star Wars Episode VII Is “Worth The Wait”

Bob Iger Says Star Wars Episode VII Is "Worth The Wait" 1 In the latest Disney Shareholders Report, Disney CEO Bob Iger put out some information in regards to Episode VII and the future of the Star Wars Franchise, check it out: We are well aware that for many Star Wars fans the first 11 months of 2015 will be little more than a countdown to the December 18th release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s really impossible to capture the full magnitude of the global excit Continue Reading

Significant ‘Star Wars’ Presence Planned for Disney Theme Parks

Significant ‘Star Wars’ Presence Planned for Disney Theme Parks 2 Marc Graser, Senior Editor, Variety The Walt Disney Co. plans for “a far greater ‘Star Wars’ presence” in its theme parks, company chief Bob Iger said Tuesday. The first look at new attractions based on the sci-fi franchise, beyond “Star Tours” that currently operates at several of its parks, will be revealed next year, Iger said during a conference call with analysts to discuss Disney’s record th Continue Reading

Shanghai Disneyland’s Treasure Cove Unveiled

Shanghai Disneyland’s Treasure Cove Unveiled 3 This was announced yesterday, fittingly on the anniversary of  Pirates of the Caribbeans debut at Disneyland in Anaheim. Nearly 50 years later, as part of The Walt Disney Company Annual Meeting of Shareholders, Disney chairman and CEO Bob Iger unveiled creative details including the first-ever Pirates-themed land and a new Pirates of the Caribbean attraction designed for the Shanghai Disney Resort. The Disney Continue Reading

On This day, Steve Jobs Was Born

On This day, Steve Jobs Was Born 4 There are so many people who have had a huge impact on society. Some are still here and others have passed on.  Either by their inventions, beliefs, or leadership they influenced the world.  When I think about it, names that come to mind are Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King Jr., Walt Disney, Bill Gates, even Mark Zuckerberg.  Today, I celebrate the birth of one of my hero’s….Ste Continue Reading