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This Could Have Been Avoided: Disney+ Launch Gets Fumbled

The Disney+ steaming service is finally here – kind of. A response to the launch of the streaming service “exceeded our highest expectations” according the official Twitter account. The rollout of the service has been less than smooth. To put it bluntly, Disney fucked up. As fans of the brand we’d all be forgiving if …

Leader emerges in Disney’s quest to find Bob Iger’s successor

Bob Iger is set to retire July 2019, which only leaves Disney 19 months to find his successor. Bob Chapek, President of the Parks division, has emerged as a possible replacement. Chapek is a 24 year veteran of the company, previously working with consumer products and at the film studio. The consumer products division had …

Update: Disney to compete with Netflix!

Update March 2018: Lucasfilm is excited to announce that Emmy-nominated producer and actor Jon Favreau has signed on to executive produce and write a live-action Star Wars series for Disney’s new direct-to-consumer platform. Favreau is no stranger to the Star Wars galaxy having played roles in both the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series and in the upcoming Solo: A Star Wars …