Since Iger was named CEO in 2005, Disney has acquired several marquee studios, including Pixar (2006), Marvel Entertainment (2009), Lucasfilm (2012) and Fox (2019). Moving forward, Iger has said that ...
The addition of Star Wars characters and themes was expected after Walt Disney Co. announced a $4-billion deal in 2012 to acquire Lucasfilm, the production company that created the Star Wars franchise ...
Disney CEO Bob Iger may have revealed that Star Wars will be taking a hiatus from the big screen following the release of this December’s Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, but that doesn’t mean that ...
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A day after the big Episode IX reveal, Disney and subsidiary Lucas film announced that it will be donating $1.5 million to FIRST . The non-profit group was founded by Dean Kamen in 1989 to help ...
Galaxy’s Edge will be many fans’ first look at the new Disney theme park area. What did it take to accurately render this immersive world? Will Sliney: A lot of help and reference from the teams over ...
At least that’s what Disney shared at its Star Wars Celebration event on April 11-15 in Chicago. Disney Imagineers and Lucasfilm executives gathered to share insights on one of two new attractions, ...
Prior to Disney's purchase of Lucasfilm, there was no distinction needed when discussing the Star Wars saga. Many stories were told in the universe, with the films focusing on Luke and Anakin ...
Mr Iger has overseen the lucrative acquisitions of Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm, and his compensation last year included $26.3m of restricted stock units to reward him for the acquisition of 21st ...
The media and theme park giant gathered Disney Imagineers and Lucasfilm executives to provide new looks at the lands and insight into new products and the overall experience. The land will put guests ...
The Rise of Skywalker concludes the story first put into motion with George Lucas’ 1977 Star Wars, but a galaxy of adventures awaits as Disney-owned Lucasfilm moves on from its nine-episode ...