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Disney animation head Lasseter taking leave of absence from Pixar amid "missteps" - The Hollywood Reporter
2:00am IST 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - :Disney animation head John Lasseter taking leave of absence from Pixar amid "missteps" - The Hollywood Reporter, citing memo.  Full Article

Walt Disney Co posts Q4 adj. earnings per share $1.07
Friday, 10 Nov 2017 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co :The Walt Disney Company reports fourth quarter and full year earnings for fiscal 2017.Q4 earnings per share $1.07 excluding items.Q4 earnings per share view $1.12 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Walt Disney Co - qtrly revenue $ 12,779 million versus $13,142 million.Walt Disney Co - ‍parks and resorts revenues for quarter increased 6 pct to $4.7 billion​.Q4 revenue view $13.23 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Walt Disney Co - media networks revenues for the quarter decreased 3 pct to $5.5 billion‍​.Walt Disney Co - ‍studio entertainment revenues for quarter decreased 21 pct to $1.4 billion​.Walt Disney Co - operating income at cable networks decreased $15 million to $1.2 billion for the quarter‍​.Walt Disney - ‍as result of hurricane Irma, Walt Disney World Resort was closed for 2 days, co canceled 3 cruise itineraries and shortened 2 others​.  Full Article

21St Century Fox holding talks to sell most of company to Disney- CNBC
Tuesday, 7 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - :21st Ccentury Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Disney- CNBC, citing sources.  Full Article

Walt Disney says Disney World Resort will remain closed through Sept 11
Saturday, 9 Sep 2017 

Sept 8 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co :Walt Disney says Walt Disney World Resort will remain closed through Sept 11; hope to resume normal operations on Sept 12.  Full Article

Spotify picks Courtney Holt from Disney to lead its efforts around original video and podcast programming- source
Wednesday, 6 Sep 2017 

Sept 6 (Reuters) - :Spotify picks Courtney Holt from Disney to lead its efforts around original video and podcast programming- source.  Full Article

GM's Chairman & CEO Mary T. Barra elected to The Walt Disney's board
Thursday, 24 Aug 2017 

Aug 24 (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co ::Mary t. Barra, General Motors Co Chairman & CEO, elected to The Walt Disney Company board of directors.‍Barra's election brings disney's total board membership to 12​.Elected Mary Barra as a director effective immediately​.  Full Article

Corus Entertainment inks deal to broadcast Star Wars films in Canada
Friday, 9 Jun 2017 

June 8 (Reuters) - Corus Entertainment Inc ::Corus Entertainment inks deal for exclusive Canadian broadcast rights to iconic collection of Star Wars films.Corus Entertainment - multi-year agreement with walt disney studios brings Star Wars films to co's networks.Corus Entertainment Inc - agreement with Walt Disney studios includes five of six original classic Star Wars films.Corus Entertainment - multi-year agreement with walt disney studios brings Canadian broadcast premieres of upcoming theatrical releases.  Full Article

Walt Disney files for resale of 1.4 mln shares of co by selling security holder
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 

Walt Disney Co :Files for resale by selling security holder of 1.4 million shares of Walt Disney Company common stock - SEC filing.  Full Article

Disney and Dole Food to launch co-branded fresh produce
Friday, 14 Oct 2016 

:Disney and Dole Food Co to launch co-branded produce assortment featuring Disney, Pixar, Star Wars and Marvel characters.  Full Article

Walt Disney closes world theme parks based on Hurricane Matthew forecasts
Friday, 7 Oct 2016 

Walt Disney Co : Based On Forecasts For Hurricane Matthew, Walt Disney World Theme Parks To Remain Closed From Thursday By 5 P.M. To Oct. 7 Source (http://bit.ly/1kUZvUS) Further company coverage: [DIS.N] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

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Disney-Pixar animation executive Lasseter takes leave after 'missteps' - memo

Walt Disney Co executive John Lasseter, who heads animation at both Disney and Pixar, told company staff on Tuesday he was taking a six-month leave of absence following what he called "missteps" including unwanted hugs that made employees uncomfortable, according to a memo seen by Reuters.