Tag Archives: Direct to consumer

Disney Tries to Reclaim Star Wars Rights from TNT, TBS for New Streaming Service

When The Walt Disney Company’s new direct-to-consumer streaming service launches, they are going to want a full roster of all their most popular intellectual property at their disposal to entice viewers. It seems that with the Star Wars franchise, they’ve caught themselves in a bit of a bind. According to Bloomberg sources, Disney has recently […]

The Walt Disney Company Has Announced a Strategic Reorganization

Today, The Walt Disney Company announced a strategic reorganization of their businesses. In a statement, Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company said: “We are strategically positioning our businesses for the future, creating a more effective, global framework to serve consumers worldwide, increase growth, and maximize shareholder value. With our […]

Disney’s Streaming Service Will Feature a Live Action Star Wars Series and Other Special Content

Although Disney’s recent Q4 earnings call discussed less-than-desirable performances in many areas, CEO Bob Iger revealed plenty of announcements for exciting developments in the near future that could keep Disney fans optimistic. While outlining the company’s direct-to-consumer focused strategy going forward, Iger gave us some insight into Disney’s upcoming streaming service that should begin in […]