Bob Iger

Bernie Sanders Blasts Disney CEO Bob Iger Over Pay

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders renewed his long-running attack on The Walt Disney Co., and the pay disparity between the executive suite and those who …

Entertainment Industry

NBA Commissioner weighs in on media mergers

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver tells CNBC's Julia Boorstin in Sun Valley that the wave of media deals is a positive for the future of sports rights. He …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Comcast's Brian Roberts is talking to Disney's Bob Iger the only way he can -- through opaque M&A strategy

Comcast is now focused on buying U.K.-pay TV provider Sky before it makes a decision on the remainder of Fox's for-sale assets. If Comcast walks away …

Media Industry

Donald Trump Knocks Bob Iger: How About an Apology for Me?

Bob Iger, who runs Disney, reportedly called former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett this week to apologize for a tweet sent out by former ABC star …

Donald Trump

Disney's Bob Iger comments on increased Fox bid

Disney CEO Bob Iger speaks with investors over a conference call about the increased bid for Fox assets.

Media Industry

Comcast's Brian Roberts vs. Disney's Bob Iger: Which Titan Will Nab Fox?

President Donald Trump Tweeted Saturday that he's asked Saudi Arabia to significantly boost crude output to bring down prices after oil hit a …

Oil & Gas Industry

Disney CEO Bob Iger Touts Benefits of His Firm's Deal for Fox Beyond Just Money

Chairman and CEO Bob Iger touted his company's advantage with regulators in an investor call. "We're already six months into the regulatory process …

Media Industry

How Disney turns old stories into box office gold

Disney is pumping out hit after hit, from Star Wars to Pixar films. It may seem like a new business model, but actually CEO Bob Iger is borrowing tactics that Walt Disney himself began using almost a century ago.

Box Office

Don't think Bob Iger will give up after only 1 bid for Fo...

Christopher Marangi, Gabelli Funds co-chief investment officer, and Morris Mark, Mark Asset Management CEO, discuss Comcast's and Disney's rival bids …

Bob Iger

Howard Schultz: Trump's CEO chops don't compare to mine at Starbucks or Bob Iger's at Disney

There's a "very big difference" between running a public company like Starbucks and a private company like the Trump Organization, Howard Schultz …

Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders Calls Out Bob Iger at Disneyland Workers Protest

"If Disney can afford to pay its CEO up to $423 million, it can afford to pay all of its workers a living wage," Vermont...<p>Bernie Sanders joined Disneyland workers this weekend in Anaheim, calling out Disney CEO Bob Iger and demanding better wages.<p>While the Vermont senator commended Iger for …

Middle-class

Barnicle: Trump weighs in on NFL but not Roseanne?

President Trump has weighed in on the Roseanne Barr controversy by asking for an apology from Disney CEO Bob Iger for 'HORRIBLE' statements. The …

Politics

Trump Doubles Down on Request for Apology From Disney CEO Bob Iger

POTUS also cites retracted report by ABC News’ Brian Ross last year<p>President Donald Trump repeated his call for Disney CEO Bob Iger to apologize to …

Donald Trump

Trump Repeats Call for Disney CEO Bob Iger to Apologize: ‘Double Standard!’

POTUS also cites retracted report by ABC News' Brian Ross last year<p>President Donald Trump repeated his call for Disney CEO Bob Iger to apologize to him personally over critical coverage he has received on Disney-owned ABC.<p>“Iger, where is my call of apology?” asked Trump in a tweet Thursday, which …

Donald Trump

Trump heckles Disney CEO Bob Iger: 'Where is my call of apology?'

President Trump on Thursday asked why Disney CEO Bob Iger never apologized to him for questionable news reporting about his campaign, after Iger …

Donald Trump

Trump Tweets Breaking Silence On ‘Roseanne’ Cancellation, Wonders Why Bob Iger Did Not Apologize To Him

President Donald Trump reacted swiftly to crisis this morning.<p>Discovering his tweets trashing Trey Gowdy and Jeff Sessions were being completely …

Donald Trump

Trump Breaks His Silence On Roseanne

3:33 PM 05/30/2018<p>President Donald Trump broke his conspicuous silence the cancellation of Roseanne Barr’s show on ABC.<p>Barr’s show was canceled …

Conservative View

Trump rips ABC boss Bob Iger for not apologizing to him in wake of Rosie flap

President Trump weighed in Wednesday on the Roseanne Barr tweet controversy by noting that ABC never balked when he was the target of rude …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Take on Fallout From Roseanne: Where’s My Apology?

Donald Trump weighed in on the Roseanne Barr controversy by knocking Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger, saying the company’s ABC …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Addresses Roseanne Controversy by Asking if Bob Iger Will Call Him

Valerie Jarrett, a former Obama adviser, revealed that the Disney chairman called her before it was announced that 'Roseanne' would be canceled after …

Donald Trump

Trump Complains ABC Apologized to Valerie Jarrett But Not to Him

President Donald Trump on Wednesday complained that ABC hadn’t apologized to him for negative statements made on air after an executive apologized to …

Donald Trump

Valerie Jarrett Speaks Out About Roseanne Tweet, Call From Disney CEO Bob Iger

Former Obama adviser <b>Valerie Jarrett</b> appeared on an MSNBC special Tuesday night, and spoke about the racist tweet leveled at her earlier in the day by</b> …

Donald Trump

Trump wades into ‘Roseanne’ debacle in swipe at Bob Iger

In his first comments about the Roseanne Barr debacle, President Trump on Wednesday slammed the CEO of Disney, which owns ABC, for not also …

Donald Trump

Trump Scolds Disney CEO Bob Iger Over Roseanne Mess

POTUS wonders why ABC boss hasn’t called him about “HORRIBLE statements made and said about me on ABC”<p>President Donald Trump has weighed in on the …

Donald Trump

President Trump Weighs in on Roseanne Controversy

Weighing in on the Roseanne controversy, Trump asked Disney CEO Bob Iger: Where’s my apology? #tictocnews https://bloom.bg/2IVKO6p (Source: Bloomberg)

Donald Trump

Roseanne’s Racist Tweet Must Be Addressed by Disney, Bob Iger, Laurie Metcalf, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert

Home Television Roseanne’s Racist Tweet Must Be Addressed by Disney, Bob Iger, Laurie Metcalf,...<p>by - May 29, 2018 10:52 am<p>0 2556<p>It’s enough already. …

Laurie

Tom Arnold Has a ‘Ton of Respect for Bob Iger’ After ‘Roseanne’ Cancellation

Roseanne Barr's ex-husband says the decision was "right for America"<p>Roseanne Barr’s ex-husband Tom Arnold said Tuesday he has a “ton of respect for Bob Iger” for the Disney CEO’s decision to cancel “Roseanne” after the star fired off racially charged tweets earlier Tuesday morning.<p>“Ton of respect …

Roseanne Barr

Bob Iger: ‘Roseanne’ Cancellation “The Right Thing”

ABC moved quickly to cancel its hit mega-hit revival <i>Roseanne</i> today, after the sitcom’s star Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet about former President …

Hollywood

Report: Ex-ESPN Head John Skipper Had Built-up Tensions with Disney CEO Bob Iger Before Exit

Those stresses started early in Skipper’s tenure and lasted until his resignation.<p>Before leaving ESPN in the midst of a substance abuse scandal, John …

Media Industry

Disney Chairman/CEO Bob Iger Tweets Supporting Gun Control In Wake Of Texas Shootings

Walt Disney Company chairman/CEO Bob Iger has once again called for gun control measures, tweeting following the Texas Santa Fe High School shootings …

Entertainment Industry