Post Tagged with: "Disney"

Will Apple Watch Make Time for Hollywood?
/ March 9, 2015 10:54 am
Will Apple Watch Make Time for Hollywood?

Variety reports "After revolutionizing the way Hollywood gets its content in front of mobile consumers with theiPod and iPad, the time has come for Apple to prove whether it has developed another viable distribution platform with its smallest screen yet: a watch.". Read More

Disney Channels Names Sean Cocchia EVP
/ February 19, 2015 1:00 pm
Disney Channels Names Sean Cocchia EVP

Multichannel News reports "Disney Channels Worldwide has elevated Sean Cocchia to executive vice president, business operations, and general manager. He has been senior vice president and GM of the group since 2012.". Read More

DEW2015 Day 1 Coverage Continued – Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studios
/ February 11, 2015 6:22 pm
DEW2015 Day 1 Coverage Continued – Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studios

Ynon Kreiz of Maker Studios keynotes in the afternoon of Digital Entertainment World conference Day 1. Maker Studio's President discusses at the conference about the distribution opportunities outside of YouTube. We should also expect more Disney videos made by Maker Studios in . Read More

Disney Promotes Tom Staggs to No. 2 Post, Positioning Him as Iger’s Successor
/ February 5, 2015 12:30 pm
Disney Promotes Tom Staggs to No. 2 Post, Positioning Him as Iger’s Successor

Variety reports "The Walt Disney Parks and Resort chairman has long been seen as the front-runner for the post that squarely positions him as the heir-apparent to Bob Iger as Disney’s CEO once the chief executive’s contract expires in mid-2018. Although Iger said last fall that he would be naming an exec to COO post in early 2015, Staggs was only officially informed of his promotion on Wednesday.". Read More

How Long Can ‘Frozen’ Fever Last for Disney?
/ February 4, 2015 10:42 am
How Long Can ‘Frozen’ Fever Last for Disney?

Variety reports "The movie, which became the highest-grossing animated film after its release in November 2013, continues to play for Disney, this time in the retail aisle." . Read More

Good news for games at Disney, but still a tiny cog in the machine
/ February 4, 2015 10:42 am
Good news for games at Disney, but still a tiny cog in the machine

GamesIndustry.biz reports "Disney Interactive's first quarter results for FY 2015 show a dip in revenues but an almost identical rise in profits, with mobile titles shouldering the burden of a difficult period for Infinity.". Read More

Disney Eyeing Chris Pratt For Indiana Jones Revival
/ January 27, 2015 12:26 pm
Disney Eyeing Chris Pratt For Indiana Jones Revival

Deadline reports "Here’s one from the helluva good idea department. Marvel offerings are soaring and Star Wars is being reinvigorated by director JJ Abrams. Now, Disney has just started to turn its attention to reviving the Indiana Jones franchise after buying the rights from Paramount in 2013." . Read More

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