AUTHOR: Jackie Gailey

CFO Christine McCarthy Could Potentially Become Disney’s First Female CEO


There has been a ton of speculation circling on various social media sites in regard to who might be the next CEO of The Walt Disney Company after Bob Iger’s two-year stint is finished in November of 2024. Deadline has published a story that suggests that chief financial officer Christine McCarthy “has emerged as a leading CFO Christine McCarthy Could Potentially Become Disney’s First Female CEO

Splash Mountain Closing Date & New Scene Details Shared for Tiana’s Bayou Adventure


As we get closer to goin’ down the bayou with Tiana and her friends from The Princess and the Frog, Disney has just shared new information on a brand new scene and new characters guests will see with Splash Mountain’s transformation to Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. Splash Mountain at Magic Kingdom will be closing on January Splash Mountain Closing Date & New Scene Details Shared for Tiana’s Bayou Adventure

So-Cal Resident Tickets are Back for Disneyland & New Resort Discounts are Out


Disneyland Resort is bringing back the Southern California resident ticket offer, where eligible guests may experience the magic of Disneyland or Disney California Adventure for as little as $73 per person, per day for a limited time with the purchase of a three-day, one-park per day weekday ticket, subject to park reservations. These tickets are So-Cal Resident Tickets are Back for Disneyland & New Resort Discounts are Out

FL Gov. Ron DeSantis Responds to Bob Iger Comment on Prime Time TV Show


Florida Governor Ron DeSantis clearly isn’t finished with his feud with The Walt Disney Company that began earlier this year when the controversial “Parental Rights in Education” bill, which many opponents have called the “Don’t Say Gay” bill due to it prohibiting teachers from discussing sexual orientation and gender identity in classrooms. In a town hall FL Gov. Ron DeSantis Responds to Bob Iger Comment on Prime Time TV Show

New Artwork at Disney Springs Commemorates Native American Heritage Month


If you’ll be stopping by Disney Springs at Walt Disney World any time soon, be sure to stop by the Disney Springs Art Walk: A Canvas of Expression display. The art display features beautifully painted murals from artists worldwide and is located near the Town Center bus loop. The newest addition was painted by Nani New Artwork at Disney Springs Commemorates Native American Heritage Month

Disney On Broadway Lineup Released for 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts


Last week, we learned the dates for the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts that takes place at Walt Disney World, and today Disney shared the full lineup for the DISNEY ON BROADWAY Concert Series. Presented three times each evening throughout the festival in the America Gardens Theatre, guests will be able to watch and enjoy some Disney On Broadway Lineup Released for 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts

Key Takeaways from Bob Iger’s Disney Cast Member Town Hall Meeting


Last week after Bob Iger returned to The Walt Disney Company as CEO, he announced that he’d be holding a “Town Meeting” for cast members to go over the company’s next steps. That meeting was held Monday and below are some of the points that were discussed. Iger stated that “Disney’s focus must shift toward Key Takeaways from Bob Iger’s Disney Cast Member Town Hall Meeting

Bob Chapek Steps Down – Former Disney CEO Bob Iger to Step In Immediately


A new filing confirms that The Walt Disney Company “exercised its right to terminate without cause” Bob Chapek’s employment. The SEC filling showing the details on Chapek’s termination, as well as Bob Iger’s incentive package, can be found at sec.gov. An official press release has been sent out this evening from The Walt Disney Company Bob Chapek Steps Down – Former Disney CEO Bob Iger to Step In Immediately

Disneyland Announces Reopening Date & More for Mickey’s ToonTown


Today is Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse’s birthday and Disneyland has announced the official reopening date of Mickey’s Toontown in celebration of the occasion – March 8, 2023. The Disney Parks Blog has just shared more of a look at what guests will see and experience once the “ambitiously” reimagined land reopens on March 8th. Take a Disneyland Announces Reopening Date & More for Mickey’s ToonTown