Can Iger undo the damage that Chapek is leaving behind?
‘With the successful launch of Disney’s direct-to-consumer businesses and the integration of Twenty-First Century Fox well underway, I believe this is the optimal time to transition to a new CEO.’
Regardless of how you’ve felt about the last four movies to come out in the Star Wars franchise, everyone pretty much agrees that we are getting a little too much, too fast.
It’s a big day for Star Wars fans. First we hear about Rian Johnson launching a new trilogy and now we find out that we’ll finally be getting a live action TV series set in a Galaxy Far, Far, Away.
The Disney CEO addressed how the death of Carrie Fisher impacted The Last Jedi and then he dropped a weird comment about the Han Solo movie.
A little while ago, we brought you the announcement. Now, check out the video statements from both Iger and Lucas as well as the official signing of the deal.