Can Bob Iger Fix Disney?

New York CNN Business — Bob Iger is returning to Disney as CEO, taking over the reins of a very different company from the one he led when he stepped down as CEO in February 2020. With $1.5 billion in streaming losses in the last quarter alone, disgruntled Park fans, sinking cable networks like ESPN … Read more

Disney plans to freeze hiring and cut jobs, memos show

Disney (DIS) plans to freeze hiring and cut some jobs as it strives to push the Disney (DIS)+ streaming service to profitability amid economic uncertainty, according to a memo seen by Reuters Friday. Chief executive Bob Chapek sent the memo to Disney executives, saying the company was instituting a targeted hiring freeze and planning “some … Read more

Disney plans to freeze hiring and cut jobs, memos show

Disney (DIS) plans to freeze hiring and cut some jobs as it strives to push the Disney (DIS)+ streaming service to profitability amid economic uncertainty, according to a memo seen by Reuters Friday. Chief executive Bob Chapek sent the memo to Disney executives, saying the company was instituting a targeted hiring freeze and planning “some … Read more

Dave Chappelle on ‘SNL’: A timeline of the controversy surrounding his transgender jokes

CNN — Tonight, Dave Chappelle will host “Saturday Night Live” for the third time – an appearance that is courting controversy before he even takes the stage. The comedian has drawn growing anger in recent years for making jokes aimed at transgender people, and the outcry escalated last fall when Netflix released a Chappelle special, … Read more